Biography of Grant Knox
Mr Grant Knox was awarded the honorary degree of DUniv on 18 June 2014 in recognition of his sporting achievements.
Knox won Lawn Bowls Pairs gold at the 1986 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh with George Adrain.
Grant competed at the 1988 World Bowls competition in the pairs and fours, and later he saw quarter-final and semi-final success at the Scottish Singles Competition in 1994 and 1995 respectively.
Knox continues to bowl today. He competes for Armadale Bowling Club and West Lothian. In 2001, he was West Lothian singles runner up, and has won numerous Club titles since 1982, including the pairs championship in 2013.