No news from Lake Hill

Updated May 11 with new evidence. It’s true! The Lake Hill short mat invitational tournament produced no news that was any different from last year. But, in this case, no news was indeed good news. For more than a week, your reporting staff have been casting around for some “angle” to lend … [Read more...]

Spouses battle it out!

The February 18 short mat club tournament was unusual since both finals featured spouses -- on opposing sides. The Paynes were leads in the “Firsts”” finals and the Klausens were skips in the “Seconds” final. No noticeable spats between sweethearts took place. After all, why would they? It is … [Read more...]

Ladies Darts Feb 17

There will not be a Ladies Dart Night in January due to family commitments. The next one will be Friday February 17th at 5:30 p.m. and will start with a 'Build your own Wrap' feast - details will be posted in February; also an email sent out. Shelley (Date has been changed from February 24th … [Read more...]

Who needs short mat?

Who needs the heated, cosy environment of an Anderson House short mat game, when the outdoor greens beckon? (Although today they were more like “whites” than greens . . .) Harnam Grewal must have persuaded Louise Mason, head of Player Development, that our club players needed toughening up for the … [Read more...]

Slide 162 10 Blue Team Canada Day 2016

See Canada Day 2016 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2017, we will repeat this annual fundraising event for CHAMP, the Child Amputee Program. … [Read more...]

Slide 220 11 Red Team Canada Day 2016

See Canada Day 2016 for a full account of the day, plus lots more photos. In 2017, we will repeat this annual fundraising event for CHAMP, the Child Amputee Program. … [Read more...]

Ed’s test post

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Burgers & Bowls

A friendly club competition known as the "Burgers & Bowls" took place on Sunday June 19th, the final day of spring. Skies were clear, winds light, and temps ideal. The event was managed by Rod Armitage, assisted by a cohort of members who did an excellent job. Our bowls could be as … [Read more...]

Tigers on the prowl

The team of Dave Mathie and Steve Foster of Juan de Fuca LBC, wearing colourful Tiger Bowls shirts, bowled their way to victory in this year's Oak Bay Jubilee Pacific Pairs. The winner wasn't determined until the final end of the final game. The large crowd of spectators was treated to some top tier … [Read more...]

Students see green!

A small but enthusiastic group of students from St Michaels University School visited our club on 6 June. After their teacher turned the group over to Louise Mason, Player Development Chair, they were put to work attempting to get their bowls close to the jack. With youthful enthusiasm the … [Read more...]