Draw Challenge


Practice Points

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 Work on your shot routine with every delivery.
 Practice with a purpose.
 Create a competitive environment in practice for motivation.
 Evaluate your practice and bowls.
 For consistency and confidence repeat the same hand and length.
 For variety change the hand and length every end.
 Use game situations for more advanced practice.
 Challenge yourself with difficult tasks in your practice.
 Practice on every green and every rink as often as possible.
 Practice in all sorts of weather and green conditions.
 Practice all the shots for your ability and position.

High Performance Programs


  • The Australian Junior Jackaroos Squad, which was made up of under-18 players, has been discontinued in favour of a new ideology of making those junior players eligible for selection in either of the other two higher calibre squads.
  • “It’s important to note that this independent review was a thorough process that took more than 12 months to complete, with the ultimate aim of ensuring Australia remains a dominant performer on the international arena.
  • The National Training Centre Squad, which was a state-based development squad overseen by the National Coach, has transitioned into a true second-tier national reserves team, aptly named the Australian Emerging Jackaroos Squad, which will serve as the feeder team for the top-tiered Australian Jackaroos

Read this Bowls Australia article about their program changes.