Oak Bay sets Burnside on fire!

The 2018 Barry Skinner Memorial Open Mixed Pairs at Burnside LBC attracted 32 teams resulting in an afternoon and evening flight. One game was played each day over three consecutive days. The weather was cool but the bowls were hot with two Oak Bay teams winning all three games and taking second and … [Read more...]

Garden Sale earns much needed funds

Gardeners don't grow old, they turn to pot. And so they did today as they turned their attention to the sale of pots, plants and numerous garden implements. Details are in Georgia's report which follows. Great job gardeners! The Garden Sale held on Saturday morning, May 26th, was a great … [Read more...]

Oak Bay finishes on top

An Oak Bay team finished first in this year's Lynn McElroy Memorial Women's Pairs tournament held at Vic West LBC. Coming off a club win at the Adshead Mixed Triples, this makes two wins for Oak Bay teams in a bowling season barely underway. Well done! photos courtesy of Victoria West … [Read more...]

Victoria Day great success

Victoria Day was celebrated with three 10 end games of mixed triples followed by a delicious catered dinner. The greens were in excellent shape leaving little excuse for errant bowls. Four teams were successful in earning prize money. For those of us who are less talented there were raffle and … [Read more...]

Have you heard the word?

The club's prosperity requires that we build our membership to the point where our facilities can no longer accommodate more. That happy day is still some time off.  For now each club member is encouraged to do what you can to interest others to try our sport. Those wishing to download a … [Read more...]

Seniors victorious at Adshead

The 2018 BSI season got under way with Oak Bay teams showing fine form. Ten teams entered this year's Adshead Trophy Over-80 Mixed Triples at Canadian Pacific LBC with four teams coming from Oak Bay. As in 2017 Oak Bay took first and second place in the tournament. Well done to our senior … [Read more...]

Register for Sunday Cutthroat

This year we will offer advanced registration for the Sunday Morning Cutthroat Tournament that will take place on seven Sundays between June 3 and August 12. To put your name down for this tournament, you register online in the same way as for any other club tournament. Scroll down to the bottom … [Read more...]

Opening Day

Perfect conditions saw a large turnout to kick off the 2018 bowling season. We were honoured to have as special guests Dr. Andrew Weaver, MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head, and Nils Jensen, Mayor of Oak Bay. Jensen was accompanied by council members Hazel Braithwaite and Michelle Kirby. After welcoming … [Read more...]

Shop till you drop!

With another season of enjoyment on the greens about to start, you might be wondering where you can find bowls for sale and other items you just can't resist buying as you become more involved with this addictive sport. Well, there are a number of places you can look to get kitted out. First a … [Read more...]

We’re looking for donations of garden equipment

    What type? Tools, ceramic pots, garden ornaments, hoses, etc, provided they are clean and in good condition. What do you intend to do with them? Hold a plant and garden sale at the club on Saturday, May 26. Proceeds from the sale will go to the Anderson House Expansion … [Read more...]