2023 World Bowls Championships - Player Profile: Caroline Brown
Earliest bowls memory: As an 8-year-old, waiting on evening matches at my club to finish so I could go onto the green and play.
Best bowls achievement:
World Championships Gold Medallist – 2012
World Cup Singles Champion – 2014
Commonwealth Games Silver Medallist – 2018
Your all-star bowls rink:
Lead – Me!
Second – Linda Brennan
Third – Margaret Letham
Skip – Joyce Lindores
Occupation: Senior Improvement Advisor, NHS Lanarkshire.
Describe yourself in 3 words: Competitive, Kind, Determined.
Favourite meal: Indian.
Biggest fear: Spiders.
Apple or Android: Apple.
Pineapple on pizza: Mmm yes, only on a ham & pineapple pizza!
Favourite movie/TV show: Still Game.
Three items you couldn’t live without and why: Phone to keep in contact with family and friends). Glasses as I wouldn’t be able to see! Bowls as it’s always been part of my life!
Dream job: Food critic! Love going out for a nice meal.
Favourite past or present non-bowls athlete and why: Andy Murray, his successes, determination and passion to succeed, especially with all he has been through in recent years.
Cats or dogs: Dogs.
Which player is most likely to be invited to Frazer, Wendy or Bob’s house for dinner: Garry Brown.
Funniest teammate and why: Garry Brown, always has a funny story or one liner to share!
Favourite song: Pink – Trustfall.
Your biggest pet peeve & why: People talking over each other in a disrespectful manner.
Most likely to forget their passport going to Australia: Jason Banks.
Proudest non-bowls accomplishment: My son.
Dream holiday destination and why: Maldives, looks lovely for a relaxed, chilled out holiday, would love to stay in the overwater villas.
Goal for 2023 World Bowls Championships: To play at my best, support my team and win gold.