Player / Athlete Development

Athlete Development Committee & Mandate

Athlete Development Committee ToR 2022


Athlete / Player Development camps Summer 2022

Coach Derek Dillon will run development camps at various clubs across AB.

Development Camp down South:  June 7 at Medicine Hat

Development Camp down South: June 8 at Lethbridge

Development Camp Calgary:  June 21 at Bow Valley

Development Camp Edmonton: July 13 at Commonwealth NOTE THE CHANGE and when registering please select the July 7 date at Royal

Youth Development Camp:  July 8 at Highlands  (this camp will begin at 6:15 pm)

These camps are all from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm and are for open for all AB members. REGISTRATION will open May 21, 2022
Register for Camps

If unable to attend a camp you may arrange a coaching session for your club members or personally with Head Coach, Derek Dillon on a first request first served basis. Email your request to:

2022 Athlete Development Squad

Bowls Alberta, through an application and selection process, annually  identifies players across the province in the Learn and Train to Compete development stages to make up a Development Team. Applications for the 2022 Development Team are now closed.

For details check out the Development Team Selection Policy 2022

Download the Ath-Dev-Squad-Application-and-Declaration-Form 2022

The squad for 2022 is:

Women Men
Shannon Roden Mike O’Reilly
Jenn MacDonald Fred Emms
Alexis Gallacher Brent Warren
Kiera Schaelow Jon MacDonald
Sophia Conway Scott Packer
Bob Selzler
Justin Dusablon
Brad Roden

Following the selection of the full development squad players, a team will be selected to represent AB in the 3nd annual AB BC Test Match to be held at the Juan de Fuca club in BC. Coaches and/or a team manager and two senior players may accompany the team. We look forward to this event resuming! Currently the Test Match is scheduled for Sept. 9-11, 2022.