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Drakes Pride

The Company's history can be traced (through a series of company's acquired by EA. Clare & Son Limited) as far back as 1820 to Darlington's of Liverpool who are believed to have used the Drakes Pride name throughout their history, evidenced by the Company's registered trade mark as shown on the right. In the 1960's, the family business of EA. Clare & Son took over Darlingtons and in the early 1980's decided to expand into the manufacture of Lawn Bowls. The wood being turned to produce bowls (Lignum Vitae) was disappearing at that time and the industry turned to Phenolic Thermoset to produce composition Bowls. These events resulted in the relaunch of DRAKES PRIDE in 1982, at which time the company was using the new material together with the modern machinery such as computer controlled turning centres, to produce bowls which were, individually and in sets, more accurate and consistent than ever before. Over the years, DRAKES PRIDE bowls have been used in winning competitions in all classes all over the world. We pride ourselves on listening and adapting to the needs and requirements of the 'grass roots' player, without whom the game would not survive. The company offers all bowlers requisites to the trade, including Bowls, Bags, Carpets, Scoring accessories, Waterproofs, Clothing and Shoes. Our full range of products is continually being reviewed and improved.

Products

Drakes Pride 100' Fibre Measuring Tape
Excellent for Lawn Bowls greens.
AUD 49.00
 
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Drakes Pride 32 Blade Feeler Gauge
Set of feeler gauges for those close shots.
AUD 18.00
 
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Drakes Pride Bias Chart
Drakes Pride Bowls Bias Chart
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Drakes Pride Carpet Carry Bag
Carpet Carrying / Storage Bag.
Made from hard durable plastic with Velcro fastenings.
AUD 320.00
 
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Drakes Pride Elasticated Visor
Item excludes Bowls Australia logo.
AUD 19.00
 
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Drakes Pride Elite shorts
Supplied By BOWLS AUSTRALIA licensee BOWLSWEAR AUSTRALIA.
Stretch Micro Fibre Shorts Including:
- Lycra Gusset
- Back mesh panelling
- Two Zip side pockets
- Rear Hip pocket with zip closure
- Fly Zip
- Elastic waist with Cord
Complete with Bowls Australia logo.
AUD 65.00
 
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Drakes Pride Heavy Weight Jacks Lime and Pink
Can be used for Social, Club, Tournaments & all non Association Events. This is totally up to the Clubs discretion.

Exactly the same as standard heavy jacks but due to colour not approved for State & National competitions.

For use on CARPETS & SYNTHETIC GREENS.
AUD 49.00
 
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Drakes Pride Indoor Bowls Carpet 30 X 6

Quality English Made, Medium/Fast Paced Carpet with a distinctive blue foam backing. The top surface of this carpet is 70% Polypropolene and 30% Polyester with a needle punched finish for superb durability.

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AUD 2250.00
 
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Drakes Pride Indoor Bowls Carpet Starter Kit

Club-Mat Indoor Bowls Carpet 30 X 6 Starter Kit Another great kit to start you off Consisting of 1 x Club Mat 30' Bowls Carpet 1 x Yellow Outdoor Jack 4prs Black Carpet Bowls 4prs Brown Carpet Bowls

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AUD 3250.00
 
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Drakes Pride Regulation Foot mat Black and White
Hard wearing rubber with moulded grip for use both indoors & outdoors.
AUD 40.00
 
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