Slide 260 14 spider

A "spider" is a ten-second lawn bowls event. The players stand around the edges of the green, each ready to deliver one bowl. The jack is placed in the centre of the green.  On command, all the bowls are delivered simultaneously. Closest to the jack wins … [Read more...]

Slide 330 Poppies

Poppies. Image: Benoit Aubry, Ottawa … [Read more...]

Slide 325 13 Aerial View 2

View of our two greens and two clubhouses.  Here is our location in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.   … [Read more...]

Slide 130 12 90th birthday party

Jim Brown's 90th birthday was in May 2015. He did not start bowling until he joined OBLBC in 2008, became a skip, and remains a strong competitor on the greens. As recently as May 2016, (but not quite 91 yet), Jim won a podium place at the BSI Adshead interclub competition held at the Canadian … [Read more...]

Slide 9 Aerial View 3

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Slide 150 11 Blue Team Canada Day 2015

See Canada Day 2015 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2016, we will repeat the fundraising event. … [Read more...]

Slide 230 10 Red Team Canada Day 2015

See Canada Day 2015 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2016, we will repeat the fundraising event. … [Read more...]

Slide 8 Aerial view north

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Slide 7 Spider Winner

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Slide 6 Spider lineup

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