Risbygate Sports Club

Bowls – Coaching

Give Indoor Bowls a Try!

  • 4 Sessions FREE OF CHARGE
  • Bowls Supplied for Free Lessons
  • Qualified, Enthusiastic Coaches
  • All Ages Welcome

Contact the club on 01284 755468 or email info@risbygatesportsclub.co.uk to book your free sessions

Bowls Coach Bernie Millard

Bernie has been bowling at Risbygate Sports Club for over 17 years and has played all over the UK.

He helps and encourages other bowlers by passing on his wide experience. During the past twelve months he has held nearly 100 coaching sessions.

He is a board member of the EBCS (English Bowls Coaching Society). Bernie was also President of the EIBA (English Indoor Bowling Association) in 2012/13 and National President of the EBF (English Bowling Federation) in 2014.

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Risbygate Sports Club

Westley Road
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 3RR

Tel: 01284 755468


OPEN DAILY: 8.30am - 10pm

Risbygate Sports Club

How To Join

If you want to try a sport or activity at Risbygate Sports Club, and come along for a taster session, please contact the office on 01284 755468 or email info@risbygatesportsclub.co.uk and we will put you in touch with the relevant Sports Section Secretary to arrange a visit and give more information.

If you are interested in membership for a particular sport (or sports), you can either download and complete our Membership Form or contact us by email, phone (01284 755468) or visit the club’s office, which is open weekdays between the hours of 9.00 am. and 12.30 am. We will be very happy to show you around the club, and/or any particular section you are interested in.


The Racket Sports and Outdoor Bowls membership subscription year runs from 1st April till 30th March. Indoor Bowls and Social/Petanque subscriptions run from 1st September until 31st August. Pro rata subscription rates apply if you join inbetween subscription periods.

Public Access

Public access to our sports facilities is available at certain times. Please have a look at the individual sports pages for more information, costs and how to book a court or rink. General enquiries can also be made to the office on 01284 755468 or by email info@risbygatesportsclub.co.uk.