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Title Bowls Masterclass
Featuring David Bryant, Peter Line, John Watson, David McGill and Jimmy Davidson
Produced by System Two Ltd
First produced 1982
Approximate running time 60 minutes
Recommended retail price Not known
Colour encoding system PAL
Video cassette format VHS
Code None
Synopsis Shot on location at Beach House Park, Worthing, England, this video provides an hour of tuition, advice and above all, entertainment, from the top stars of the game. Sponsored by Thomas Taylor (Bowls) Ltd, Bowls Masterclass is designed to help make the very best of your game - and increase your enjoyment whether you're an enthusiastic novice or an experienced player.

Grips are shown in close-up detail. Stance, backswing and follow-through are fully demonstrated and their effect on line and length discussed. Weight control and rink judgement are covered and the champions reveal their own match play tactics with explanations of shot selection and strategies.

Special features include:

  • Remedial clinic
    Common faults pinpointed and corrected
  • Purposeful practice
    On-green practice exercises constructed to improve performance levels for different shots and competition play
  • The masters
    David Bryant - World Outdoor Champion
    Roy Downing - Professional Coach, Beach House Park
    Peter Line - former World Champion
    John Watson - World Indoor Champion and Commonwealth Pairs Gold Medallist
    David McGill - World Champion Bronze Medallist