Saturday Open Grand Final day at Ascot Park Bowling Club.

I arrived early at the Lion’s Den to be involved in the set up going into the biggest day of the year. There had been two mls of rain overnight and the greens staff were busy preparing the surfaces for what promised to be a day filled with action. In the Premier League Club Holdfast […]

Thursday Women’s Grand Final Day 25/3/2021

Congratulations goes to all clubs which managed to win Grand Finals around Adelaide on Thursday. It was a difficult day on the greens starting with damp conditions early in the day, fluky winds all day and a bit of sunshine to warm the heart. A big thank you to Prospect Broadview and Somerton Bowling Clubs […]

Wednesday Grand Finals

Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 Wednesday Pennant Preliminary Finals, please find below details regarding the Grand Finals.  Host Clubs will have all been contacted separately about arrangements for their venue. As per rule 9.2, all games will be played straight through with no break or time limit. In the event of a draw after […]

Saturday Grand Finals

Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 Saturday Pennant Preliminary Finals, please find below details regarding the Grand Finals.  Host Clubs will have all been contacted separately about arrangements for their venue. As per rule 9.2, all games will be played straight through with no break or time limit. In the event of a draw after […]

Saturday Open Preliminary Finals Day 2

What a weekend of competitive bowls that was. Two days of Finals and we now know which clubs have made the Grand Final in the Premier League, Division One and Division Two. For some it was straight forward but for others Sunday’s games gave an opportunity to fight back after a loss on Saturday. In […]

Saturday Pennant Preliminary Finals

Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 Saturday Pennant Semi Finals, please find below details regarding the Preliminary Finals.  These will be played tomorrow (Sunday) at the venue of the higher ranked Club of the two competing sides*.  (*Note – the Division 4 South Preliminary Final will be played at Marion whichever sides are competing). For […]

Day One Saturday Open Semi-Finals

Day one of the Saturday Open Finals was played under blue skies and in generally calm conditions. I never saw it coming but what eventuated in the Premier League was plenty of drama with both Club Holdfast and Adelaide winning their games without dropping a rink. It doesn’t happen often but I should have learned […]

Day 2 Thursday Women’s Preliminary Finals

I spent two or three hours at Happy Bowling Club on Thursday morning watching as the club set up for day two of the Finals. The weather was calm and fine and there were plenty of supporters around. The home club was to play Payneham with the winner going into the Grand Final against Hawthorn. […]

Thursday Pennant Grand Finals

Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 Thursday Preliminary, please find below details regarding Grand Finals. Grand finals are played at neutral venues.   Clubs are reminded that as per rule 9.2, games will be played straight through with no break and no time limit. In the event of a draw after the full allotment of […]

Wednesday Preliminary Finals

Following the conclusion of the 2020/21 Wednesday Semi Finals, please find below details regarding Preliminary Finals. Preliminary Finals will be played at the venue of the higher ranked Club of the competing sides.   For all Preliminary finals, Host Clubs are to provide an umpire, preferably a non-playing umpires. Clubs are reminded that as per […]