Another ‘Summer’ Gala

No doubt the weather will improve for this summer bowling season but it certainly is taking its time to arrive. Nearly a full green today and we got started at 9.30 to play the four games, each of 10 ends. There must have been some discussion by the match committee members as after lunch, the rules were changed so that …

Ian WenhamAnother ‘Summer’ Gala

2 Bowls-2 End Pairs & Singles Tournament.

A 10.00am start for the fifteen pairs teams got the day’s play started on the Dales Green. Earlier there had been a couple of short but heavy showers but that didn’t prevent us getting the days’s play started. What did let us know about was that we would have to contend with was the very strong gusting westerly wind. We …

Ian Wenham2 Bowls-2 End Pairs & Singles Tournament.

We ARE Dedicated!

The Bowen 2x4x2 Pairs was played this afternoon, a monthly event held throughout the summer season at our bowling club. Players came along, (some not sure that we would end up playing because of the poor weather) and onto the green went twelve teams to take action. It certainly was cool,: a strong gusty wind blowing off and on, but …

Ian WenhamWe ARE Dedicated!

Various Weather and Activities

  Each day we have had various activities planned but have often not been sure of how the weather would treat us. The second round of Pennants was to be played last Tuesday but there was heavy rain overnight and a call soon after 7.00am informed players that the round had been called off.  A very wet night and day. …

Ian WenhamVarious Weather and Activities

A Busy Week

It certainly has been a busy week both on and off greens. A Week ago today, the Men’s Handicap Singles got under way, players needing at least two wins out of three to qualify. Always some surprises on who would be in action on Sunday and the final eventually was played by Barnaby Hamid and Omeka. Barnaby and Omeka playing …

Ian WenhamA Busy Week

Men’s Balloted Triples Final

Back in September we had Balloted events  played for Men, Women and Combined teams. The Balloted Mixed Triples was the first played and that was won by Shoota Ballinger (s), Jimmy Adams and Joan Hayward. The following weekend, the Men’s and Women’s Triples teams were drawn but because of the weather, their finals had to be put off to a …

Ian WenhamMen’s Balloted Triples Final