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John Bezear

DOB:
August 29th,1979
Hometown:
Kitchener, ON
Profession:
Small Business Owner
Home Club:
Heritage Lawn Bowling Club
Years in National Program:
4
Bowls Used:
Different sets for different greens

Notable Bowls Accomplishments

  • Bronze medal in men’s pairs at World Bowls 2023
  • 2023 OBA Singles Champion
  • 2023 Bill Boetker Pairs Champion
  • Multi Nations Men’s Pairs – 2019 (gold medal) 
  • RU Canadian Mens Fours – 2019

Fun Facts

What is your favourite bowls memory?
Walking into the athlete’s village for the first time in Birmingham 2022. Overwhelming sense of pride to represent Canada at that level.
Who is your favourite athlete?
Arnold Palmer – Fun fact, my dad caddied for him in 1967 at the Dunlop International in Australia. My Dad shared many amazing stories about Arnold and how kind he was. He was the people’s champion and transformed the sport of golf for himself and everyone around him
If you could play any other sport professionally, what would it be?
Golf
Who is your favourite music artist?
To many to list. Can vibe to artists from just about any genre.
What are three things you can’t live without?
Family, Friends, Food.
What three words would your teammates use to describe you?
Helpful, Fun, Crazy

Notable Bowls Accomplishments

  • Bronze medal in men’s pairs at World Bowls 2023
  • 2023 OBA Singles Champion
  • 2023 Bill Boetker Pairs Champion
  • Multi Nations Men’s Pairs – 2019 (gold medal) 
  • RU Canadian Mens Fours – 2019

Fun Facts

What is your favourite bowls memory?
Walking into the athlete’s village for the first time in Birmingham 2022. Overwhelming sense of pride to represent Canada at that level.
Who is your favourite athlete?
Arnold Palmer – Fun fact, my dad caddied for him in 1967 at the Dunlop International in Australia. My Dad shared many amazing stories about Arnold and how kind he was. He was the people’s champion and transformed the sport of golf for himself and everyone around him
If you could play any other sport professionally, what would it be?
Golf
Who is your favourite music artist?
To many to list. Can vibe to artists from just about any genre.
What are three things you can’t live without?
Family, Friends, Food.
What three words would your teammates use to describe you?
Helpful, Fun, Crazy