At a wet and windy St Saviours yesterday, the first of two Irish Test Matches were played.
– Sue & Jackie won, Cathy & Liz drew, Chloe and Fiona Lost.
– Fiona won, Chloe lost.
Ladies Fours (Jackie, Cathy, Sue and Liz) lost.
Fiona, Chloe and Liz won, Jackie, Cathy & Sue lost
Thomas & Kevin won, Ross & Jared and Greg and Scott lost.
Ross won, Thomas lost.
Men’s Fours (Greg, Kevin, Scott, Jared) lost.
Ross, Greg, Scott lost and Thomas, Kevin and Jared lost.
Today brings better weather and a new test to St Saviours for anyone who wishes to watch some outdoor Bowls for possibly the last chance this season!
Winners of the Touchstone National Championships that go on to play CI Finals, please note the CI Finals will be played over the weekend of 1/2 June in Jersey.
Please make sure this date is in your diary early.
A draft schedule of play will be sent to you this week before being confirmed with Guernsey – at which point it cannot be changed as flights will have been booked!
Please can all winners of trophies last year who took them home please return them to the Sun Bowls Club this weekend, 1/2nd September.
Thank you for your co-operation in advance.
Bowls Jersey Finals will be held this weekend on 1st and 2nd September at the Sun Bowls.
Bowls Jersey needs to find markers for the Singles games.
2 Markers for Saturday 1st, 10am
2 Markers for Saturday 1st, 2pm
3 Markers for Sunday 2nd, 10am
2 Markers for Sunday 2nd, 2pm
Please email email@example.com if you are able to assist with marking a game. Your consideration and time is appreciated!
Due a late dropout, there is space for one more team in the Grouse.
There will be 16 rinks playing on Sunday, it’s going to be a great day with great atmosphere… it would be silly to miss out!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to take this space. Teams can be any gender from any club – it is totally open!
There are spaces for 2 more teams to play next Sunday, 19th August at Les Creux Bowls Club.
It’s a very popular competition with lots of entrants this year – come and be a part of it?
Open 2 wood pairs, players and partners can be from any club.
Please email email@example.com if you wish to take part.
Please note that catering facilities will not be open at Les Creux on Sunday 19th for Famous Grouse at lunchtime.
The bar will be open to provide liquid refreshment, but players are advised to bring their own lunches!
Congratulations to the Triples team of Thomas Greechan, Mike Videgrain and Graham Thomas of St Brelades and Ross Davis of the Sun BC for for reaching the finals of the BIBC Triples and Singles tomorrow.
Best of luck to you all!
Full report of days action to follow.
Bowls Jersey wish to share the success of the Ladies Gold Medal winning team of Chris Grimes, Lorraine Bowman, Jane Mayo and Sheila McGinnigle who returned home from Belfast with Gold in the Ladies Senior Fours! Well done girls!
Also, hearty congratulations to the Ladies Fours of Joan Renouf, Jackie Knight, Sue Cockle and Cathy Le Sueur, and the pairs of Chris Grimes and Sheila McGinnigle who returned home with silvers medals in both their disciplines.
The Bowls Jersey Management Committee wish the very best of luck to all the Men competing in Leamington at the British Isles Championships for 2017 champions.
Under 25 Singles: Jared Brown
Men’s Singles: Ross Davis
Men’s Pairs: Thomas Greechan, Michael Videgrain
Men’s Triples: Thomas Greechan, Michael Videgrain, Graham Thomas
Men’s Fours and Men’s Senior Fours: Rob Clive, Alex Stewart, Roddy Macdonald, Jim Douglas