Archives for May 2015

Jim Brown’s 90th Birthday

                    What a great turn out for Jim's Birthday. … [Read more...]

Lynn McElroy Tournament

Lynn McElroy Memorial Cup Women’s Pairs Lynn McElroy was very much loved by many who knew her. Donna Blackstock and Mary Forster were very honoured indeed to play in the finals, and were the winners in the B Division. Two other teams from our club were in the B Division semi finals and they … [Read more...]

Anne Webster and Adshead Tournaments

It has been a busy week for Oak bay Lawn Bowlers this past week, with  many winners from our club. … [Read more...]

Galleon Mixed Pairs

Well done,  Donna and Harnam, following their 2nd place finish in the Galleon Tournament at Juan de Fuca this weekend. Cheers Marcia I know there were several Oak Bay Pairs entered in this tournament. If anyone has results plus photos, please send them to me. … [Read more...]

Victoria Day Triples

It was a beautiful sunny Victoria Day for the Victoria Day Triples tournament, followed by the first club dinner of the season. Winners of the tournament were: 1st - Harnam Grewal, Mary Forster, and Cheryl and Ronnie Stinson 2nd - John Nadin, Susi Merchant, and JoAnn Edquist 3rd - Al Neumair, … [Read more...]

McPherson Mixed Fours

The Oak Bay team of Brent Merchant (skip), Henriette Ballinger, Susi Merchant and Eric Ballinger finished second at the McPherson Mixed Fours tournament at Qualicum Beach over the Mother’s Day weekend.  Twenty two teams entered including a team skipped by David Gardner (Gordon Head), Janet Gardner, … [Read more...]

Slide 325 13 Aerial View 2

View of our two greens and two clubhouses.  Here is our location in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.   … [Read more...]

Slide 130 12 90th birthday party

Jim Brown's 90th birthday was in May 2015. He did not start bowling until he joined OBLBC in 2008, became a skip, and remains a strong competitor on the greens. As recently as May 2016, (but not quite 91 yet), Jim won a podium place at the BSI Adshead interclub competition held at the Canadian … [Read more...]

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Slide 150 11 Blue Team Canada Day 2015

See Canada Day 2015 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2016, we will repeat the fundraising event. … [Read more...]