Bowls is a strategic, challenging, and exciting sport that anyone can enjoy. It's played on a wide, smooth grass area known as a "green." Lawn bowls are large, hard resin balls with a bias that enables them to travel in an elliptical pattern rather than straight. The goal is to get your bowls closer to the target than your opponents. Who Can Play? Everybody can play the game of lawn bowls! It is a low-impact game that is extremely accessible and great for all ages and abilities.