“The club was buzzing- and quite noisy- during the week when we hosted 50 local primary school chidren as past of a school holiday programme. With normal sized bowls being quite heavy and uncomfortable for many of the smaller children, we made use of the club’s supply of indoor bowls. Some of these youngsters looked quite at home and showed a uncanny natural ability!”
,It was a remarkable weekend for the rejuvenated Audrey Stevenson who, in winning the singles, secured her 61st Centre title. She certainly is the Queen of the Greens!
Women’s Singles winner – Pat Taylor won with Heather Simpson runner-up.
There were 5 qualifiers – Pat, Bev Lang and Jane Bradbury had first round byes. Heather Simpson defeated Sue McFarlane 21-19 then Jane Bradbury 21-18 to reach the final. Pat defeated Bev Lang to take the other finals spot. Pat’s extensive experience took her to another Singles Title – well done to all participants – a hard fought competition.
Our Junior players were to the fore in the five club championships which were decided at the weekend.
Three of them won titles with Ron Olivecrona getting his hands on two trophies- the Men’s Triples and the Mixed Fours. Sue Veart was lead for Audrey and Rochelle Stevenson in the Women’s Triples, while Laurie Flynn played alongside his mate Ron Olivecrona in the triples.
New Honours Boards The club is delighted the new Honours Boards have been installed in time for the upcoming Keith Elliot VC Cup event. As many of the original boards had been filled up or had little space remaining, it was decided to obtain new ones which would date back to the renaming of the…