Archives for April 2016

Slide 158 Opening Day 2016

Opening Day was held April 30, 2016. This was the occasion where Harnam Grewal (centre front row, holding his plaque) was awarded Life Membership in the club. … [Read more...]

Birthday tea invitation

You are all invited to Shirley Tucker's 99th birthday celebration tea. Shirley's 25th anniversary with the club was celebrated in 2009 and the story of her life appeared in the May 2009 Newsletter.           … [Read more...]

Short Mat Results

The winter short mat league season was played between January and April 2016. The pairs league was split into two balanced groups A and B whilst the singles matches were merged into a single group D. Demand for triples groups saw several extra weekly time slots being added to the schedule to cope … [Read more...]

Next gen players

The next generation of Oak Bay bowlers has reported for training camp . . .   … [Read more...]

OBLBC in the News

In case you missed it, the Oak Bay News recently published an informative piece about the club, timed to appear just before the Open House. … [Read more...]

Open House success

Our Open House on Sunday April 17 was blessed with fine weather, enough to persuade 46 people to come to visit, of whom 37 signed up for lessons with one other calling in and four more pending. Judging from the action photos below (courtesy of Eric Ballinger), it looks like new natural bowling … [Read more...]

World Juniors Update

  Update April 15, 2016 The Australians took the majority of the medals and there were some excellent bowls rolled by all players that kept the spectators on the edge of their seats. Friendships made and talk about when they will see each other next year. Our U25 team made Canada proud by … [Read more...]

Congratulations to Pricilla Westlake on her Bronze Medal in World Cup

BC Bowlers, Tsawwassen Lawn Bowling Club member - Pricilla Westlake will be returning home with a Bronze Medal for Canada. Westlake was participating in the 2016 World Cup at the Warilla Bowls & Recreation Club in NSW, Australia. She has been in Australia for the last ten days competing … [Read more...]

Coaching Course Available April 9-10

Here is the final draft schedule for coaching courses ( 2 day course) Fee $70 per participant.   April 9 -10  Vancouver & District, Venue: North Vancouver LBC, - John Speers   April 9 - 10  BSI   - Venue: Sidney LBC, - Ron Leslie   April 17- 18 NIPR, Venue: … [Read more...]

Level 1 Umpire Course

There will be a Level 1 Umpires Course held at Juan De Fuca LBC, Friday 13 May at  930 am. For those interested please download application form and have it signed off by one of the Club Executive. Umpire Course Application … [Read more...]