Alex Marshall Image
whitelogo

Alex Marshall

Lawn Bowls

Alex Marshall Profile Image
Alex Marshall
Lawn Bowls, Fours - Men, Pairs - Men

Alex has represented Scotland at Lawn Bowls since 1987 after being introduced to the sport by his Grandfather at the age of 8.   He is Scotland’s most successful Commonwealth Games bowler in history with four gold medals, including wins in both Pairs and Fours at Glasgow 2014, and will make an incredible sixth Games appearance for Team Scotland at Gold Coast 2018. He also holds the record for the most World titles with 20, beginning with three gold medals at the 1992 World Outdoor Championships and continuing all the way through to a record sixth World Indoor Singles title in 2015.

One of his proudest moments was receiving an MBE in 2007 from the Queen for his services to bowls.
  • Date of Birth 08/02/1967
  • Birth Place Edinburgh
  • Hometown Tranent
  • Lives Tranent
  • Coach David Gourlay
  • Club Gifford
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2014

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    Mrs Brown's Boys

  • I eat...

    Chinese

  • I listen to...

    Simply the Best

Career Highlights

1 st
2015 World Indoor Championships
Singles
1 st
Glasgow 2014
Fours - Men
1 st
Glasgow 2014
Pairs - Men
1 st
2013 International Open Championships
Singles
1 st
2013 World Indoor Championships
Pairs
1 st
2012 World Outdoor Championships,
Pairs
1 st
2012 World Indoor Championships
Pairs
1 st
2011 World Indoor Championships
Pairs
1 st
2008 World Indoor Championships
Singles
1 st
2007 World Indoor Championships
Singles
1 st
Melbourne 2006
Pairs - Men
1 st
Manchester 2002
Pairs - Men