Burgers & Bowls

Our Club's Burgers & Bowls competition was played on Sunday June 18th under conditions best described as Scotch mist. Nevertheless 48 hardy bowlers enjoyed the day with most staying for the burgers, salad, and dessert. Even a few "unemployed bowlers", who had entered the Provincial men's and … [Read more...]

Wilkerson Weepers

Twenty teams entered this year's Wilkerson Men's Pairs at Victoria LBC with three teams from Oak Bay. The team of Jeff Machan and Eric Ballinger finished as one of three teams who won all three of their games, with one 16 ends game being played each evening. Jeff and Eric finished two shots behind … [Read more...]

Jubilant Jubileers

The 2017 Jubilee Pacific Pairs was played under cloudy skies and temperatures in the high teens making for ideal bowling weather. A total of 18 teams competed. Tradition requires that the team capable of winning this tournament must also have the strength to hoist what is a heavy shield weighing 25 … [Read more...]

Wonder Women

It's little wonder that Oak Bay has achieved another success at a BSI tournament. This time it was the women's fours team skipped by Linda Carswell-Bland who finished second at the Gordon Head LBC hosted South Island Women's Fours. Congratulations ladies! … [Read more...]

Central Saanich BSI Men’s Pairs

A full complement of 16 teams participated in this year's tournament. Included were four teams from Oak Bay. The only Oak Bay team to finish in the prizes was the team of Eric Ballinger and Erik Ewen. Erik is a second year member who was playing in his first BSI tournament. … [Read more...]

June Mixed Quaddie

Another fun club tournament known as a Quaddie took place on Saturday June 3rd. This event was a mixed Quaddie consisting of eight teams. For those unfamiliar with the term Quaddie, it consists of a team of four players. During the first game the team breaks into two teams of pairs to play other … [Read more...]

CHIP-IN

Our Chip-in box is located just inside the door of Anderson House. The box is currently empty so we sure could use a few donations.  Please help and chip in. Thanks. … [Read more...]

Rose Bowl Women’s Pairs

No photo for semi Finalist in C Flight, Helen Kempster and Jennifer Letkeman. Congratulations to all the Oak Bay teams competing in the Rose Bowl as all teams returned for the second day of competition.   Reporting by Karen Evans, Games Chair, OBLBC … [Read more...]

Barry Skinner Memorial Open Mixed Pairs

Another successful Barry Skinner Memorial Open Mixed Pairs finished on Wednesday, May 31st, following three days/evenings of one 16 end game per day. A total of 24 teams entered including four from Oak Bay. Prize monies were awarded to seven teams and all four Oak Bay teams finished in the … [Read more...]

Miller Cup Mixed Triples

The 2017 Miller Cup Mixed Triples drew a smaller number of entries than in the past. Nevertheless, some great bowling took place under ideal weather and greens that are becoming impressively fast. Thirty bowlers competed for prizes. It was particularly encouraging to see a novice, Mitch O'Brien, … [Read more...]