2015 Champ of Champs

David, Melissa and Bryan Joan and Harnam Dolores, Andrew and Donna Joan and Donna The Champ of Champs tournament is played at the Juan De Fuca Recreation Centre from Thursday 3rd through 6th of September. The entrants are the Novice Mens and Womens Champions from the … [Read more...]

2015 Labour Day Quaddie

Wonderful weather greeted the Labour Day Quaddie bowlers. A full complement of 64 players filling both greens, including two guests from Scotland, Lawrie Matheson's sister and brother-in-law. For the first time (in Art's memory), we had an equal number of male and female bowlers. After a full day … [Read more...]

UK Tour 2015 Bowlers on their way home

Enjoying an English Cream tea on a perfect English afternoon. Our last day - back to Manchester Airport tonight for our flight home tomorrow. See you all soon. Marcia … [Read more...]

UK Tour 2015 Bowlers go to the Scottish Highlands

We have visited the Highlands, Loch Lomond, Urquhart Castle, cruised on Loch Ness, and travelled as far north as Inverness. We have also visited 2 more Lawn Bowling Clubs - Kinlochleven in Glencoe and Inverness Lawn Bowling Club. We received a very warm welcome at each club. Kinlochleven had some … [Read more...]

2015 Daffodil Tournament at Central Saanich Lawn Bowling Club

The Daffodil Tournament Oak Bay had two teams entered in the Daffodil tournament held on August 25th and 26th at Central Saanich. Both teams made it back for the second day and results are as follows. A flight second place: Helen Kempster and Karen Evans B flight second … [Read more...]

2015 Vic West Bowlspiel

Here’s a photo of the Bowlspiel tournament winners at Vic West this weekend. My team provided me with excellent support, but it came down to the very last bowl on the final end to settle the matter! I think we gave the spectators their money’s worth on that shot. After the game I asked Brent … [Read more...]

UK Tour 2015 – Club Members go north of the border to Scotland

City of York and Hadrian's Wall Before leaving York this morning, a visit to the National Railway Museum Jaymee takes a stroll on Hadrian's Wall Corbridge Roman Town A.D.73 Heading into Scotland tomorrow morning. Edinburgh … [Read more...]

UK Tour 2015 – Club Members visiting scenic Yorkshire

Wednesday was another bright and sunny day in Yorkshire for our visit to Castle Howard, where the old television series "Brideshead Revisited" was filmed. It is a very beautiful 1000 acre estate, and a grand home where some of the Howard family still reside today. From there, we traveled on to … [Read more...]

2015 Bowling Tour of the UK

We are all having a wonderful time in scenic Yorkshire. As you can see from the photos we have been very lucky with the weather, and the scenery is really gorgeous. We are spending the first 4 nights at a small hotel in Helmsley, facing onto the town's main square. There are lots of pubs and … [Read more...]

Simmons Cup

Linda Carswell-Bland, Helen Kempster and Linda Cowie. Linda Cowie, Linda Carswell-Bland and Helen Kempster won the Simmons Tournament at the Victoria Lawn Bowling Club. Betty Walker, Louise Mason and Karen Evans placed 3rd in the A section, while Jaymee Sidel, Sandy Coupe and Jennifer … [Read more...]