Beyond the Green with Barrie Lester

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Barrie Lester is one of the most accomplished representatives of Bowls Australia. Since debuting in 2006, he’s notched up 195 international appearances, including multiple Commonwealth Games, the 2016 World Bowls Championships and the 2019 Asia Pacific Championships.
The 2016/17 Australian Male Bowler of the Year, Barrie will represent the Australian Jackaroos once again at the World Bowls Championships in 2021.

An expert in his field, Barrie has partnered with Apia to encourage our community to get set and go perfect their lawn bowls skills, with techniques and trade secrets to encourage living a healthier life.

Get ready to be bowled over by this fun series with Barrie Lester.

Juniors are our future

Previous videos

The life of a full-time bowler

Warm up like a Jackaroo

Preparing for competition

Delivering the goods

Why bowls?

Train like a winner

Train like a Jackaroo

The right shot for the right situation

Green with Envy

Overcoming the elements

Worth the weight

After-game etiquette and socialisation

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