Archives for August 2016

Margaret Smith Daffodil Women’s Pairs

Thirty teams entered the tournament with only six surviving to the final game of the A, B and C Events. Two Oak Bay teams competed in this final round. The Daffodil tournament has been renamed the Margaret Smith Daffodil Women's Pairs in memory of Margaret, a popular lawn bowler who made a major … [Read more...]

Men’s Novice Champ of Champs

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Bert Nelson Bowlspiel Mixed Triples

Oak Bay teams finished first and second at this year's Bert Nelson Bowlspiel Mixed Triples held at Victoria West LBC, 27 & 28 August. Finishing third, ahead of 13 other teams from South Island clubs was a mixed Oak Bay/Burnside team. Well done to all.     … [Read more...]

Maddalon Tray Women’s Scotch Pairs

Congratulations to this year's Maddalon Tray Women's Scotch Pairs winners. The team of Diane Downing and Betty Emery bowled their way to the trophy and prize money. Also finishing in the prizes were: 2nd - Marion Woiblet and Diane McMorran 3rd - Karen Evans and Barb Davidge 4th - Linda Cowie … [Read more...]

Two clubs become one for the day

On Monday August 22nd we had the pleasure of welcoming a large group of bowlers from Central Saanich Lawn Bowling Club. The format of play was 2 x 8 end games of triples with teams made up from both clubs. Lunch followed the first game. A spider then took place. While only one person could win … [Read more...]

Cream rises in women’s singles

    Linda Carswell-Bland finished on top at the Hadfield Women's Singles tournament claiming the title of 2016 Oak Bay women's singles champion. Second place went to Henriette Ballinger with Betty Emery finishing third. The two day event saw some of our newer members hone … [Read more...]

Double success at Greenskeepers

Two powerhouse teams from Oak Bay LBC finished "in the money" at this year's Greenskeepers Mixed Triples hosted by Juan de Fuca LBC. Congratulations to all six club members. … [Read more...]

Slade Slays Opponents

Chris Slade has won the Hart Men's Singles tournament and in doing so became the club's 2016 singles champion. He finished atop the double round robin competition completed over several weeks. Congratulations Chris. … [Read more...]

Simmons Success

Two Oak Bay teams finished in the prizes at the Simmons Cup Women's Triples at Victoria LBC, 16 & 17 August. A total of fourteen teams entered. Congratulations ladies. Photos by M Forster … [Read more...]

Jaymee represents Canada

Jaymee Sidel has been invited to play for Canada in the 2016 North American Challenge. The North American Challenge (NAC) is a bowls match-up between Canada and the United States. For 2016, the event will be held from September 29th to October 1st at the Pacific Indoor Bowls Club in Vancouver. … [Read more...]