Archives for September 2014

Short Mat Bowling gets underway

Short bowling gets underway in Anderson House. The short mat was positioned by the team of Harnam, Marilyn, Garry and Andrew this Tuesday morning. As you can see Harnam bowled a ceremonial to get our game of pairs underway. Everybody was glad to get some practice in before the season starts. The … [Read more...]

Oak Bay Bowling Club wins Cameron Cup

Cameron Cup Oak Bay Bowling Club wins the Cameron Cup......well done to all Oak Bay bowlers that participated in the BSI tournaments over the 2014 bowling season All events played in the Bowls South Islands Association count towards a trophy which is awarded to the club accumulating the most … [Read more...]

A Perfect way to end the Season

I have it on good authority (Marilyn Turpin) that Jon Magwood achieved a perfect end in his social triples on Friday afternoon. I understand that he took out one opponents bowl to get a nine ender. I have no photograph of this achievement.....but well done Jon. The first nine ender that I have heard … [Read more...]

Bowl for the Cure

The final tournament of the Lawn Bowling season is the Bowl for the Cure. The weekend was a great success due to the much better weather and lots of enthusiasm. There were no prizes for outfits, but several Oak Bay teams wore “fun” team gear, although few other clubs did. There were lots of good … [Read more...]

Nominations for Bowls BC

Would all Clubs please bring this call for nominations for Bowls BC to the attention of their members.  All nomination forms should be sent to Keith Terlson at keith.terlson@gmail.com before November 3, 2014.  Thanks  Diane Fulton, Secretary Nomination Form -- Regards, Gail Baxter, … [Read more...]

Short mat coaching

Coaching sessions for short mat play will be available in the first ten days of October for members who wish to take up or learn more about this fascinating form of bowling. If anyone would like to do so, please contact Dolores Troyer (250-472 1971) or Harnam Grewal (250-598 9988). Morning, … [Read more...]

Last Special Draw 2014

    After 17 weeks of truly amazing support from our members the "Thursday Special Draw" closed today for the year. During the past summer the draw has averaged 45 players or a total of 769 players. The draw represented a true mix of our club members with all attendees sharing a … [Read more...]

Champ of Champs 2014

Oak Bay shines at the Champ of Champs singles championship at Juan de Fuca! Our club won in three of the four categories which is an outstanding accomplishment. Our representatives were: club members Joan Firkins and John Cossom and novices Fern Price and Brent Jansen. Joan, John and Brent won … [Read more...]

Campbell Cup 2014

Campbell Cup The Campbell Cup ladies’ league finished off on September 5 with a scrumptious luncheon. It was a fun and successful event attended by 33 members. Many went home with some great gifts that were generously donated by participating members. It wasn’t a lucky draw, but a game of … [Read more...]

Andrew’s Blog

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