JJ’s Weekly News – 18/2

Welcome to this week’s instalment of the news from the desk of our Bowls Section Chairperson, Jeff Janetzki.

Club Championships

Men’s Handicap Singles

The Final was played on Thursday 14thFebruary and congratulations to Bob Gladman who prevailed over Morry Jones.

This is the 5th time that Bob has won this event, previously winning in 2009/10, 2014/15, 2016/17, 2017/18, a great achievement, well done Bob.

Men’s Proportional 100 Up

Semi-finals were played Sunday 17thFebruary

Results – David Bond Defeated Jim Weir, and Peter Artaud Defeated Ron Lake

David Bond and Peter Artaud are playing the final on Thursday 21stFebruary starting at 5.00pm

Enquiries Bruce Shearer, David Bond

Women’s Proportional 100 Up

Semi-finals played Sunday 17thFebruary

Results – Avril Steere Defeated Marlene Dargie, Karyn Mackie Defeated Carol Klooster

Avril Steere and Karyn Mackie  are playing the final on Thursday 21stFebruary starting at 5.00pm

Enquiries: Bruce Shearer, David Bond

Mixed Pairs

Next Round

Round 3 Sunday 24thFebruary 10.00am

Semi Finals also Sunday 24thFebruary commencing at 1.30pm.

Enquiries: Ray Findlay, Rob McGrath

Open Fours

Entry forms are now available on the Website and on the Notice board at the Club.

More entries are needed. Only 5 entries have been received and this is not sufficient to run a successful event.

Closing date is 6thMarch, all members are encouraged to get an entry in as soon as possible.

1st and 2nd Rounds are scheduled for Sunday 31stMarch

Enquiries: Kerry Prescott, Keith Fox

Eastern Ranges Bowls Region

Women’s Only Post Pennant Tournament

If you are interested in playing in this event, please lodge your name on the Notice Board list as soon as possible.

The closing date has been extended to Wednesday 27thFebruary

Enquiries: Jeff Janetzki


Vacancies still exist for the OPEN PAIRS to be played on Saturday 13thApril 2019.

Enquiries Allen Fary -Entry forms on the Slopes


Sessions available

1stand 3rdSundays of each month from 10.00am

Every Thursday from 12.30pm

Personal coaching sessions can be arranged with individual coaches, do not be afraid to ask!


Pennant availability Season 2019/20

Members can indicate their availability for Pennant for next season on the list on the Notice boards.

Please place a “tick” next to your name if you intend playing on Saturday and/or Midweek.

If you wish to play but only as an EMERGENCY, please record your name on the separate list

Midweek Pennant

Round 17 – Tuesday 19thFebruary

Round 18 – Tuesday 26thFebruary

Members wishing to attend the end of Season Celebration Dinner for Midweek Pennant players at Zagames on 26th February need to get their names down on the list on the Notice board this week.

Saturday Pennant

Round 17 Saturday 23rdFebruary. Bankers will also play on the day.

Round 18 Saturday 2ndMarch. The Club will provide refreshments at conclusion of play after the final round on March 2nd.

Corporate Challenge

This event continues on Monday 18th February at 6.00pm.

The final session is on Monday 25th February.

Our event sponsor is O’Brien Real Estate. If you’re in the market for an agent, then give O’Brien’s a call and support the sponsors that support the club.

Enquiries: Tony Wynen