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President 2021-22 James Hammond
Blackwood Victoria Bowling Club
Vice President Stuart Forrest
Overtown and Waterloo Bowling Club
Stuart has been a member of Overtown and Waterloo Bowling Club for 53 years. He was 5 times Club Champion and has 2 National titles - Under 25 junior and Fours. He also has 5 Lanarkshire titles and has played for 35 years with both West and South teams, and has very much enjoyed his time as a Lanarkshire Director.
Past President Bill Cassidy
Larkhall Bowling Club
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Secretary Steven McLaren
Uddingston Bowling & Tennis Club
Currently Secretary at Uddingston and 5 times Club Champion.
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Treasurer Graham Gillespie
Caldercraig Bowling club
Competitions Director TBA
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Social Media Director Iain Mclean
Blackwood Victoria Bowling Club
Iain has had an illustrious bowls career to date. In 2013, he won the Hong Kong International Bowls Classic Pairs Title. Then in 2014 he became the World Singles Champion of Champions defeating Fairus Jabal of Malaysia in the final. He also won the gold medal at the 2015 World Cup Singles in Warilla, Australia. He won a bronze medal in the fours at the 2016 World Outdoor Bowls Championship in Christchurch with Alex Marshall, Paul Foster and Ronnie Duncan.
He is a two time winner of the Scottish National Bowls Singles Championship.
Director David Blades
Airdrie Central Bowling Club
David started playing at Airdrie Central when he was 14 years old. He was Club Champion twice at 17 and 18 years of age, and won Top 6. He also represented Lanarkshire County and played for the West Team for a few years. He also played at Coatbridge and Newarthill BC where he won Lanarkshire 4s with Newarthill and won both Championships there before returning to Airdrie Central. He was beaten finalist in two Scottish triples teams in 2014 and 2015.
Director Fraser Gillespie
Caldercraig Bowling Club
Fraser joined Caldercraig Bowling Club in 1994. He won the Senior Handicap and Senior Pairs Competitions in 2010 and went on to win the Senior Championship in 2012.
He was elected Club President in 1999 and was President of Airdrie Bowling Leagues in 2000. He was Secretary of the Gents Section at Caldercraig from 2009 and was elected President of Airdrie and Coatbridge Bowling Leagues in 2019.
He has been a Director of LBA since 2015.
Director Michael O'Hagan
Whitefield Bowling Club
Michael joined Whitefield BC in 1987 and won the club championship on 3 occasions. He also had success in Glasgow & Lanarkshire competitions along with numerous other successes either within or externally representing his club. He coached the junior section from 1998-2002 and produced some excellent young talents who have gone on to achieve great success.
Michael has also been the President (twice), Secretary, Treasurer, and was also Match Secretary for a number of years. All of these have provided great experience for his role in the LBA.
Director David Cherrie
Director Ian Gilchrist
Director Alan Hope
Director Stuart McDowall
Quarter Bowling Club
Stuart started playing bowls at Eddlewood when he was 16. He is currently a member of Quarter Bowling Club where he has been secretary for 10 years.
He was previously a member of Courtfield and Gullane and Blackwood Victoria B.C.'s.
Stuart has also been Club President on three occasions including the centenary year and is currently president of the Lanarkshire Leagues.
He was also a selector for the Lanarkshire SYBA.
Director Michael Ormiston
St Leonard's Bowling Club