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The 2023 World Indoor Bowls Championships

This year’s Championships have drawn to a close and what superb competition it was! Congratulations to all our winners and a huge thank you to all the players, officials, fans and the Potters Resorts team who made this event a huge success.


Looking ahead to the 2023 World Indoor Bowls Championships

We’re already counting down the days until the 2023 edition of the World Indoor Bowls Championships and it'd be great see you there. After all the thrilling action from this year's tournament, 2023 breaks are selling fast, so if you want to secure your spot head over to our 2023 World Bowls Breaks now.

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Five star-studded competitions, one venue

Singles Championship

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Enjoy the action as the top 16 ranked payers take on all comers for the ultimate glory of winning the signature event. 2022 winner, Les Gillet, will face stiff competition to retain the title.

Ladies World Matchplay

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Watch the world's best female players, including reigning champ Katherine Rednall, compete to win the 2023 edition of this prestigious trophy.

Pairs World Matchplay

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The best bowls Pairs go head-to-head for this coveted title. Stewart Anderson & Darren Burnett won in a dramatic 2022 final, could 2023 be even better?

Mixed Pairs World Matchplay

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The best male and female bowlers team up to claim the Mixed Pairs title. Alison Merrien MBE & Paul Foster MBE lifted the trophy in 2022 and the competition is always top class, so it's not to be missed.

Under 25 Singles Championship

The South Terrace - Potters Resort

Some of the best Under 25 players from around the world compete for this prestigious trophy currently held by Scotland's Daniel Pool. Could the 2023 winner go on to be a future World Champion?

The World's Best Players

We can’t wait to welcome the very best players from around the world to Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea, the UK’s first All-Inclusive Resort this year. We caught up with the top 16 ranked players to find out what made them tick.


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Join us for the Potters Resorts 2023 World Indoor Bowls Championships


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The World Comes To Norfolk

Every World Bowls Championships, the world's best players descend on the picturesque Norfolk Coastline, in the quaint village of Hopton-on-Sea

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Enjoy A Break On The Glorious Norfolk Coast

About Potters Resorts

Like Snooker and The Crucible or Darts and Ally Pally, Potters Resorts rolls off the tongue whenever you think of Bowls. After all, 2023 will be our 25th year in a row of hosting the World Bowls Indoor Championships, and we host a variety of Bowls Breaks all year round.

But Potters Resorts Hopton-on-Sea isn’t just for World Bowls, it’s the UK’s first All-Inclusive Resort, now joined by our second location Potters Resorts Five Lakes in Essex. Find out more about our award-winning resorts, and discover why we’re the perfect choice for your next short break.

At Potters Resorts, everything is included in your break price:

Full board dining including four meals a day

Comfortable accommodation

Sports, leisure & activities

West End quality entertainment

Drinks included throughout your stay

Potters Bowls Breaks

Fancy having a go yourself? Join us for an All Inclusive Bowls Break and compete in tournaments designed for all abilities. The tournaments are competitive, yet fun, and our warm and friendly atmosphere is the perfect way to play with old friends, and make new ones.

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Potters Bowls Shop

Don’t forget to visit the Potters Bowls Shop on your next visit! Run by Greg Harlow and his friendly team of bowls specialists, it’s the home for all your bowls needs, including equipment, clothing, shoes and accessories. All of their products are available to buy online too.

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New To Bowls?

Don’t know your Carpet from your Short Mat? Discover more about the sport of bowls and the differences between the set up and rules of the four different formats: Indoor, Outdoor, Carpet and Short Mat Bowls.

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Join us for the Potters Resorts 2023 World Indoor Bowls Championships


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