Archives for July 2016

Dore Cup

A great weekend of bowling was enjoyed by club members striving to win the coveted Dore Cup, the only club tournament which allows made up teams rather than teams "drawn from the hat". The success of this tournament, as with all club events, is due in large part to the many members who give … [Read more...]

Sadler Mixed Triples

Five Oak Bay teams were among 32 entered in this year’s Sadler Mixed Triples hosted by Gordon Head LBC with overflow to Lake Hill LBC. Two of our teams were fortunate to finish in the prizes. … [Read more...]

Students study bowls

On July 26th we had the pleasure of hosting fourteen students from Shanghai. They are in Victoria attending a one month course at Camosun College. The students, although few in number, were full of enthusiasm. Coming from a city of 24 million inhabitants, they most likely found Victoria and lawn … [Read more...]

Novice Tournament 2016

The club Novice Tournament was held on 2 lovely sunny evenings last week.  A gallery full of club members saw some pretty impressive bowling from our first year members.  Winners were as follows: Ladies : 1st - Tanis Ranger 2nd - Lizzy Fraikin 3rd - Cathy Denny Men's: 1st- Jim … [Read more...]

McEwan Men’s Pairs

Thirty two men gathered to compete in the McEwan Men's Pairs on Tuesday, July 19th under ideal weather conditions. The tournament was a success thanks to a number of members who volunteered their time to attend to a myriad of requirements. These included: Tournament Manager: Andrew Harley, … [Read more...]

Lions Mixed Triples

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Findlay Memorial Mixed Triples

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Slide 162 10 Blue Team Canada Day 2016

See Canada Day 2016 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2017, we will repeat this annual fundraising event for CHAMP, the Child Amputee Program. … [Read more...]

Slide 220 11 Red Team Canada Day 2016

See Canada Day 2016 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2017, we will repeat this annual fundraising event for CHAMP, the Child Amputee Program. … [Read more...]

Canada Day

Click on the picture to show full-screen image. Click again to make it even larger.   Canada Day this year more than ever was an occasion on which to celebrate the good fortune we have living in this country. A large gathering of friends who share a passion for the great sport of lawn … [Read more...]