Somerset Short Mat Bowls Association

The association was formed in 1991 with the aim of promoting and encouraging short mat bowls within the county of Somerset and there are now over 1000 players registered with the Association.

Somerset Short Mat Bowls Association

The association was formed in 1991 with the aim of promoting and encouraging short mat bowls within the county of Somerset and there are now over 1000 players registered with the Association.

Welcome to the Somerset SMBA Website

The association was formed in 1991 with the aim of promoting and encouraging short mat bowls within the county of Somerset and there are now over 1000 players registered with the Association. The association organise:

  • Competitions in both the autumn and spring in singles, pairs triples and fours, open to all affiliated clubs in the County and their registered players.
  • Qualifying rounds for the National Championships for both adults and under 18’s
  • An annual tournament for under 18’s
  • County Fives tournament
  • Single Champion of Champions competition
  • Trials annually for players wishing to join the County Squad

The association have committee members who are willing to visit and advise new and existing clubs on all aspects of the game and have two County teams in the Inter County winter League and an under 21s County Team. The Association is affiliated to the English Short Mat Bowling Association (E.S.M.B.A.) who are the governing body for the game of Short Mat Bowls in England.

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2 weeks ago

Somerset SMBA

Congratulations to James Scoins & Keith Hawkins who both qualified as CoachBowls Level 1 Coaches today. ... See MoreSee Less

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4 weeks ago

Somerset SMBA

Somerset Premier: Results Card:

Session 1: 2 - 6
Session 2: 6 - 2
Session 3: 5 - 3
Session 4: 4 - 4
Bonus Points: 4 - 4

Somerset 21 - Kent 19
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4 weeks ago

Somerset SMBA

Congratulations to our Premier Team who beat Kent 21-19 to win the ICC Consolation Shield Final!

Commiserations to Somerset A who lost 32-8 to Devon in the A Team Main Final. congratulations Devon.

Congratulations also go to neighbours Dorset on winning the A Team Consolation Shield, and the West Midlands on winning the Premier Trophy. Well played to Norfolk who put up a good fight
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4 weeks ago

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Good luck to both Somerset Premier and Somerset A in their respective ICC finals against Kent and Devon.

#WeAreSomerset
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1 month ago

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Well done to Somerset 1, who reached the last 16 of the National 4’s and Somerset 2 who made the last 32.

Somerset have 4 teams in tomorrow’s Triples.
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