2018 Provincial Mixed Pairs Playdowns

Following three days of intense competition the team of Brent Merchant and Louise Mason of Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club emerged on top. They, along with second place finishers Brent Jansen and Karen Evans, also of Oak Bay LBC, will represent British Columbia in the National Playdowns. The host province … [Read more...]

Machan Magic at Thursday Special Draw

One of the club's more popular bowling events is the Thursday Special Draw. The brainchild of Fred McLeod, it has continued over the years thanks to a number of members who answered the call to manage the draw. For the past few years this event has been ably managed by Margaret and Jeff … [Read more...]

Visit from Central Saanich LBC

On Monday August 13th we had the pleasure to welcome many members of the Central Saanich Lawn Bowling Club. Reciprocal visits between our clubs have become a tradition. They provide an opportunity to experience another club's workings and facilities along with a chance to compete in a friendly … [Read more...]

Cutthroat Capers

The morning finished with a short game of bingo, a free drink and lunch. Kay Alexander was the main organizer of the 10 Sundays of a fun competition of cutthroat. " order_by="sortorder" order_direction="ASC" returns="included" maximum_entity_count="500"]   Reporting and photos by Anne … [Read more...]

Holiday Week Women’s Triples at Juan de Fuca LBC

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What were they thinking?

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Novice competition

It is always enjoyable to watch new bowlers compete in their novice tournament. This year the competition was limited to the men as our novice women all had various commitments which prevented the holding of a women's competition at this time. The four men who competed provided some great shot … [Read more...]

Jansen strikes gold

Congratulations to Brent Jansen who along with team mates Ivo Van Bastelaere and Auz Chambers won the Gold Medal at the Provincial Men's Triples held at Courtenay LBC, August 3 to 5. Well done Brent!             … [Read more...]

Miller Cup Mixed Triples

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Friday night sees many visitors

Friday evening throughout the summer we invite the public to "kick our tires". It's an opportunity to try their hand rolling a few bowls. Guests arrive at 6:00 pm and following some basic instruction are placed in a game starting around 6:30 pm. On the evening of August 3rd we had the pleasure to … [Read more...]