David Gourlay is recognised as one of the most technically gifted players in the world of bowls. Since entering the Professional Circuit in 1994, David Gourlay has never dropped out of the top 16.
Winning the Scottish International Open in 2017 and following that with a win at the 2018 International Open which meant David Gourlay rocketed up the World Bowls Tour Ranking List to just 10 points away from the Number 1 slot. At Number 2, David Gourlay is poised to take a major battle to the World Number 1 Greg Harlow for the coming 2018–19 season.
Resuming the role as Head Coach for Scotland and having taken some time out previously, David Gourlay is playing more indoor bowls and has honed his skill set to a fine art in preparation for the season ahead.