Archives for June 2016

Silver Tray Women’s Scotch Pairs

Many thanks to Louise Mason, this year’s tournament manager for the Silver Tray tournament held at the Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club on June 28th and 29th.  Twenty-eight teams of women played Scotch Pairs under bright sunny skies, and temperatures up to 27C – two very hot days on the greens!  Despite … [Read more...]

Crown Bowling June 2016

Crown Bowling at Oak Bay Bowling Club A wonderful afternoon of chaos and confusion as 44 Oak Bay Bowling Club members took to the greens to try their hand at Crown Bowling on the club's greens. Crown bowling is only played in the North West of  England on greens which are not flat, as they have … [Read more...]

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Burgers & Bowls

A friendly club competition known as the "Burgers & Bowls" took place on Sunday June 19th, the final day of spring. Skies were clear, winds light, and temps ideal. The event was managed by Rod Armitage, assisted by a cohort of members who did an excellent job. Our bowls could be as … [Read more...]

Slide 156 SMU School Students

St. Michaels University School students visited the club June 6, 2016. See Students See Green. … [Read more...]

Tigers on the prowl

The team of Dave Mathie and Steve Foster of Juan de Fuca LBC, wearing colourful Tiger Bowls shirts, bowled their way to victory in this year's Oak Bay Jubilee Pacific Pairs. The winner wasn't determined until the final end of the final game. The large crowd of spectators was treated to some top tier … [Read more...]

Students see green!

A small but enthusiastic group of students from St Michaels University School visited our club on 6 June. After their teacher turned the group over to Louise Mason, Player Development Chair, they were put to work attempting to get their bowls close to the jack. With youthful enthusiasm the … [Read more...]

2016 Spring Quaddie

2016 Spring Quaddie Results A wonderful day for the Spring Quaddie; temperatures in the high twenties and a great turnout. The top three finishes were only separated by one point and a point count. Many thanks to Art Antrobus for his usual skills in organizing the tournament, to Lorraine … [Read more...]

All welcome to Pizza Night

Friday, June 24th - Tags in by 6:15 p.m. All club members welcome Partake in a friendly game, then retire to the clubhouse for pizza and refreshments. Newcomers and their guests, free pizza.  All other bowlers $2.00 a slice. Signup sheets are in Anderson House.  Please indicate … [Read more...]

OBLBC teams finish in prizes

2016 Barry Skinner Memorial Mixed Pairs Burnside LBC Tournament and high three games winners - Ivo & Anne Van Bastelaere, Sidney LBC Three games winners - Svend and June Klausen, Gordon Head LBC High two games winners - John Cossom & Donna Blackstock, Oak Bay LBC … [Read more...]