Bowling is popular with islanders of all ages with six clubs on Rarotonga, and fierce but friendly competition. And with some world champions competing in Glasgow, the events will be anything but tranquil Commonwealth Games team members are: Phillip Jim, Vaine Henry, Peter Totoo, Papatua Papatua, Lawrence Paniani, Kanny Vaile, Antonina Browne, Irene Tupuna, Linda Vavia and Tai Jim. Joining them in Glasgow are their managers, Douglas Tatuava (men's team) and Anna Kairua (women's team)
Athletes will compete for eight Gold medals across the men's and women's singles, pairs, triples and fours, beginning with a round robin format before knockout finals determine the medal winners. The competition will take place at the picturesque Kelvingrove Lawn Bowls Centre.