Archives for March 2015

Thorneycrofts at the Equator (Our members sure get around!)

  Hello to all our friends at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club from Quito, Equador...latitude 0°0'0".  This photo was taken this morning.  Georgia is standing in the Northern Hemisphere, and Marcia is standing in the Southern Hemisphere.  It is hard to believe we are on the Equator.  It is 14C … [Read more...]

Tea Party and Darts Novelty Afternoon

               Oak Bay Bowling Tea Party Saturday, March 21st was our first Oak Bay Tea Party held at the club to celebrate the winding down of winter activities, the chance to socialize with our fellow members and to contemplate the beginning … [Read more...]

You can pre-register for 2015 tournaments

This year, you will be able to register for any of our 14 outdoor members-only tournaments before the 2015 season even starts. A special online form will enable you to enter your identification details once only; then just “check the boxes” for all of the tournaments you want to enter. You are … [Read more...]

Short Mat Cutthroat Tournament Spring 2015

The shortmat cutthroat tournament was a fantastic weekend of bowling! The games were well played, the novices made a good showing and the results were extremely tight. Here are the final standings 1st.      Linda Cowie, Kay Alexander, Mel Forster.             28 points 2nd.     Svend Klausen, … [Read more...]

Winter Wine Down Tea Party

To all members, Our ‘Winter Wine Down Tea Party’ is fast approaching and, as ticket sales are limited to 72, don’t miss out on the action and get your tickets today! Tickets are only $5.00, all club members including social members are welcome and you will enjoy a High Tea of fancy sandwiches, … [Read more...]

First Annual Sidney Bowling Club Short Mat Tournament

  Oak Bay Bowling Club entered a team for the First Annual Sidney Short Mat tournament. While Harnam, Brent and myself were the only Oak Bay team, there were other Oak Bay Social members playing for other clubs. Svend and June Klausen with Dennis Verge were playing under the Gordon Head … [Read more...]

Lakehill Short Mat Tournament 2015

  Oak Bay Bowling Club enjoyed some success at the recent Lakehill short mat tournament. While both teams were edged out by the winner of the A event (both by a single point), our teams went on to win the C and B event. Some very close games and very interesting ends.......the mats at … [Read more...]