Archives for July 2014

Visit by Qualicum Bowling Club Wednesday 30th July

      A warm welcome to visiting bowlers from Qualicum. Not an uneventful day. A blockage on the Malahat caused some considerable delays for the visiting bowlers However they did persist and 11 bowlers arrived a little late, but none the less arrived in time to start some … [Read more...]

Wonderful weather for the Dore Cup

   Cossom-Blackstock Take Dore Cup Dore Cup Mixed Scotch Pairs was played at the club on the July 26-27 weekend.  The team of John Cossom and Donna Blackstock won A event and the Dore Cup in the final played Sunday afternoon against Harnam Grewal and Joan Firkins.  Sixteen teams started competition … [Read more...]

Visit by Central Saanich Bowling Club

 The special draw on Thursday July 24th was complemented by a host of visiting bowlers from the Central Saanich  Bowling Club. With our own club some 80 bowlers filled our greens. Everyone had a good time, with Central Saanich taking home many prizes.   More photos … [Read more...]

Closely contested Women’s Singles

                The ladies participating in the Hadfield Women's Singles did not disappoint with many of the games going down to the last end, and two games going into a tie breaking extra end.   Your Hadfield Women's Singles … [Read more...]

Novice singles tournament a triumph

Here are the results from a very well attended and enjoyable novice singles competition. Women Winner------Fern Price Runner up------Delcie McLellan Third------Jo Ann Edquist Men Winner------Brent Jansen Runner up------John Bain Third------Ian Capon Need more photos? Follow this link. … [Read more...]

Cutthroat tournament a slashing success

Donna Blackstock edged out John Cossom to capture A Division, while Jim Sidel carved his way into first place past Garry Anderson in the B division. Great fun on two extremely hot … [Read more...]

Oak Bay Council let out to play

Oak Bay Council finds Friday night bowling delightful. Mayor Nils Jensen and 8 Councillors joined a record crowd of nine visitors, 28 bowlers, 2 observers and 3 coaches for bowling, beer and hot dogs. Most stayed for an entertaining social … [Read more...]

Canada Day 2014

Happy Canada Day! Teams of bowlers who were born in Canada played social triples against those of us who chose to live in this wonderful country. Plenty of mixing went on, with nobody counting the score at the end. Twice during the day we had a "spider" bowl, which is always exciting—the winners … [Read more...]

Triple-Triple Success at Lions Triples

Jeff and Marg Machan with Mitch Fumalle secured first place. Joan Firkins, Donna Blackstock and Rod Armitage got second place. Fourth place was taken by Eric and Henriette Ballinger with Linda Carswell-Bland. This was a wonderful sucess for Oak Bay at Central Saanich in the Lions … [Read more...]