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Riverain Bowls Club

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Riverain Bowls Club is a centre for the sport of Bowls in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.
There are two thriving clubs at our centre, the membership of which are separate.

Affiliated to the EIBA, HIBA , HLIBA and Bowls England.

Indoor Rinks

The Riverain Indoor Bowls Club (founded 1987) has 8 rinks with a large seating area for spectators.

There is a bar and catering facilities which provide hot and cold meals and snacks, serving both our nearly 1000 members and visitors.

The club also has an active and successful Youth Section.

Outdoor Green

The Riverain Outdoor Bowls Club (founded 1990) has a 6-rink green and its own clubhouse adjacent to the indoor building.

Outdoors, we provide snacks during matches for players and guests.
The outdoor club has roughly 50 members.

The club hosts regular social events at the clubhouse, both during the summer and the winter close season.
The quiz nights, race nights and other events are always popular.


We also have a fully stocked shop offering all that a bowler may need.

From measures and chalk, through clothing and shoes to a full range of bowls of all kinds.
Both our new and used bowls are available to try before you buy.

There are regular sales events - keep an eye on our Upcoming Events notices.


We can be easily reached from the A1. Our bowls centre has ample parking for cars and for a visiting coach.

Directions for reaching us are on our "Find Us" page.

New members are always welcome.
For information about our clubs, our coaching sessions or any of our facilities, please come along or call.

Lobby Display

For Sale - Lobby Display.
We have for sale a free-standing lobby announcement board.
This is a Brackenbury Model 8G, with eight rows of green lettering, manufactured in 2006. £500 +VAT. Please contact the club for more information.

Riverain Bowls Club Ltd. Woolgrove Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 0AT
01462 420617


Riverain has a vacancy for a Kitchen Assistant. The successful candidate will assist with the snack bar facilities of the indoor club during weekdays.
Duties include preparation of sandwiches, tea and coffee.
Hours are 11:00 - 15:00, Monday to Friday.
For further information or to apply, please contact the club or call 01462 420617 and ask for Lesley.

Key Dates

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Shop sale starts today

The shop's big Sale runs from 27th August to 4th September. Reductions across the shop. Open 10-4, including Bank Holiday Monday.

Club Open Days (also 3-4 September) 10:00-16:00.

Come along and try your hand at the game.
An opportunity for anyone interested in taking up the sport.

Deadline for entries into the winter indoor leagues

Entries are being taken for the popular Indoor Club's internal leagues. Entries must be in the office by the end of August.

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