Senior International Triallists Announced

Bowls Scotland is pleased to announce the players selected to attend the Senior International Trial on Sunday 7th May at the National Centre for Bowling, Ayr.

Following an open recruitment process, 42 female and male players from across the country have been shortlisted to attend the trial. Those successful will represent Scotland at the 2023 British Isles International Series which will also be held at the National Centre for Bowling, Ayr from Friday 30th June – Sunday 2nd July.

The selected players will combine with our male and female High Performance players to take on England, Ireland, Jersey and Wales over the weekend. More information on our HP squad can be found here:

Please find a full list of the triallists below:


Lauren Baillie-Whyte (Cockenzie & Port Seton BC)
Ellie Borthwick (Pathhead BC)
Lawra Cox (West Kilbride BC)
Karen Dawson (Denny BC)
Sarah Jane Ewing (Abbeyview BC)
Lauren Forgie (Bridge of Allan BC)
Wendy Grant (West Kilbride BC)
Rebecca Houston (Prestwick BC)
Lynn Lees (Townhill BC)
Nicole McKean (Tanfield BC)
Natalie McWilliams (Crookston BC)
Gail Notman (Stonehouse BC)
Paula Preston (Winchburgh BC)
Beth Riva (Gifford BC)
Lauren Roddie (Stonehaven BC)
Kirsty Sinclair (Newhills BC)
Chloe Thomson (Tanfield BC)
Stephanie Wallace (Cumnock BC)
Eilidh Weir (Alloa East End BC)

Women’s Coaching Staff:

Head Coach – Wendy Purdie
Assistant Coach – Kim Watt


Colin Banks (Inverurie BC)
Andrew Caldwell (Craigentinny BC)
David Crawford (Northfield BC)
Andy Dunnett (Queensferry BC)
Andy Furye (Carnoustie West End BC)
Sam Gray (Prestongrange BC)
Darren Gualtieri (Hyndland BC)
James Hogg (Carrick Knowe BC)
Paul Kane Jnr (Airdrie Central BC)
Mark Kelsey (Rutherglen BC)
Robert Lenza (Thornhill BC)
Calum Logan (Kirkliston BC)
Grant Logan (Kirkliston BC)
Liam McKay (Tanfield BC)
Liam Nicholson (Gala Waverly BC)
Alistair Nimmo (Cupar BC)
Reece Notman (Stonehouse BC)
Gary Prunty (Airdrie Central BC)
Dean Riva (Gifford BC)
Ewan Shearer (Linlithgow BC)
James Speirs (Kirkliston BC)
Danny Stevenson (East Lothian Co-Operative BC)
Gordon White (Aberlady BC)

Men’s Coaching Staff:
Head Coach – Frazer Muirhead
Assistant Coach – Colin Noon
Support Coaches – Andy Meekison & Tom Notman

Triallists for our U18 and U25 International teams will be confirmed in the coming weeks.

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