It Takes Just One Bowl.

Another Gala day, 3 games of eight ends each, some moments of fun, but perhaps for me, a most memorable very very cold. Mind you, I do have another memorable moment  that took place in one game, but I’ll get to that later. It was good to see the green all but full of teams, and once signed in, the …

Ian WenhamIt Takes Just One Bowl.

Grassroots played at Waikanae

Wild weather on Saturday for the playing of the Metlifecare 2014 Grassroots Triples at the Waikanae Bowling Club. At the end of the day’s play, eight teams had qualified, for post-section on Sunday including two from our club, Alice and Rex Spicer and Omeka and also Fred Adams, Paul Gardner and Julie Stichbury. Both our teams had done well but …

Ian WenhamGrassroots played at Waikanae

Another Winter Gala

Once again, play got started in another of the Winter Galas, 12 teams starting on the Astro green at 11.00am, and all well prepared for the day’s conditions. Earlier rain had passed but the temperature was such that made most players well wrapped up to face the cold wind blowing from the west. By the time the third game was …

Ian WenhamAnother Winter Gala

Winter Gala, 2014

In charge of the green ?? Wednesdays, 11.00am start, that is the plan for this season’s galas, and today, ten triples teams arrived to play. The weather forecast was not good, the sky indicated the same, and as we prepared to start the first game, rain drops started to fall. Once well wrapped up for the conditions, we did go …

Ian WenhamWinter Gala, 2014

Summer Season Closing Day

It seems to have suddenly come to a close, another successful Summer Season at our club. On Saturday there was a very good turnout of members who arrived in the afternoon to enjoy a few ends on the astro green before all met inside to officially welcome our visitors and members. President Hazel welcomed Bowls Kapiti Coast Vice President, Warren …

Ian WenhamSummer Season Closing Day