Participants

Kenneth McGREAL

Kenneth McGREAL
    Lawn Bowls
Birth Date:  30 Sep 1956
Place of Birth:  LLWYNYPIA
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  61
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  177
Weight (Kg):  90

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
LBO Lawn Bowls Men's Singles 19
Men's Pairs 14

Kenneth McGREAL - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 16:01
Men's Pairs Section B - Round 1
Wales
22
Isle of Man
11
Finished
Thu, 5 Apr 19:00
Men's Pairs Section B - Round 2
Isle of Man
21
Jamaica
10
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 16:01
Men's Pairs Section B - Round 3
Northern Ireland
20
Isle of Man
6
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 12:00
Men's Pairs Section B - Round 5
South Africa
19
Isle of Man
13
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 12:15
Men's Singles Section B - Round 1
Ryan BESTER
21
Kenneth McGREAL
8
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 20:00
Men's Singles Section B - Round 2
Matu BAZO
21
Kenneth McGREAL
18
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 9:01
Men's Singles Section B - Round 3
Malcolm de SOUSA
21
Kenneth McGREAL
8
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 12:00
Men's Singles Section B - Round 4
Gary KELLY
21
Kenneth McGREAL
7
Finished
Wed, 11 Apr 9:01
Men's Singles Section B - Round 5
Kenneth McGREAL
21
John GABORUTWE
13
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Champion of Champions
Year Location Event Rank
2017 Sydney, AUS Men's Singles 25
2016 Gold Coast, AUS Men's Singles 10

Hobbies

Rugby, travelling (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)


Occupation: Charted accountant (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Education: Accountancy foundation at University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales
Languages spoken: English, Welsh
Coach

NATIONAL: Himself (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)


Sporting relatives

His wife, Bernice, represents Isle of Man in lawn bowls, competing at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, and the 2012 and 2017 Champion of Champions. His sons, Mark and Michael, represent Isle of Man in lawn bowls. (lawnbowlsiom.com, 2017)


Other sports

At his peak, ranked in the top eight squash players in the Isle of Man. (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)


Reason: "At age 11, I was influenced by friends and relations in the sport. After a 30-year gap, I returned to the sport in 2011." (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Ambition: "To compete alongside my son (Mark) at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games, and again at the World Championships in 2020." (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Memorable: "Glasgow Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony in 2014." (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Hero: Welsh rugby player, Gareth EDWARDS (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Influence: "Eddie HUMPHREYS, a little-known senior citizen who lost his right hand in an accident and learned to bowl with his left hand to a high standard. He was my first 'coach' in the sport of bowls." (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)
Ritual: "Chill out, relax, hydrate and focus." (Athlete, 24 Nov 2017)

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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