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Club History

The Cardiff Athletic Club [CAC] incorporates a Rugby Section (administered by Cardiff Blues Ltd, with Cardiff Athletic Club as its major shareholder), a Cricket Section, a Hockey Section, a Bowls Section & a Tennis Section. Each Section is represented on the Management Committee which governs the club. The Bowls Section is represented on the Management Committee by Les Hazell, Chris Barratt & Bob Williams (Trustee) .

The CAC has produced two Welsh International Bowlers,

  • The first was C Standfast in 1937
  • Followed by Bryn Hawkins who played in 1970 - 71 then 1981 to 1986. He, also, represented Wales in the 1982 World Pairs, & captained his country in 1982 & 1984. 

Other Club Honours,

  • 1967 Welsh Private Greens Bowling Association 1 Division 2 Champions
  • 1970 Welsh Private Greens Bowling Association 1 Division 1 Champions
  • 2005 Welsh Private Greens Bowling Association 2 Division 3 Champions
  • 2009 Welsh Private Greens Bowling Association 1 Division 3 Champions
  • 1985 British Isles Club Rink Champions [M. C. Gilmore, B. Hazell, G. Hazell and R. Pullen]