Final Results and report from the Arnott Duckett and the Women’s Senior Representative Fixtures: Women: Manawatu A 1st, Wanganui A 2nd. Rain caused play to be curtailed early at Hawera. Men: Seniors: Taranaki first, followed by Wanganui, followed by Manawatu. The tournament was played in tricky conditions at Wanganui East. A few close games went…

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Your Christmas Function could be held at a Bowling Club in Palmerston North! If you are looking for somewhere for your Xmas work do, then check out a local bowling club. We have clubs who can host Christmas Work Functions across all of Manawatu. Set in beautiful locations with great facilities and access to a…

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Taranaki and Wanganui announce squads for Arnott Duckett, and Women’s Rep Fixture. Taranaki Men: Senior: Amber, singles, Darren Goodin; pairs, John Roberts, Craig Johns; fours, John Garrud, Mark Anderson, Bruce Phillips, Grant Anderson. Black, singles, Gerry O’Sullivan; pairs, Scott Roberts, Russell Hardy; fours, Grant Pease, Ian Lowry, John Gray, Dean Elgar. Development: Mark Kuklinski, Glen…

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The Bowls Manawatu Executive attended the Regional Forum at Hokowhitu, last week. The Forum was organised by Bowls Wellington and hosted by Hokowhitu Bowling Club. Kerry Clark and Chris Wilson spoke and fielded questions. Here is a report from our Regional Community Development Officer Paul Cavanagh: “More than 50 representatives of Partner Clubs and centres…

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Bowling On by Tony Jensen Manawatu has produced some great bowlers in the past at National level but since the retirement of Sharon Sims (MNZM) it has been lean pickings for our Centre.Thus it was with a sense of great pleasure I have noted the selection of Sophie Fisher (Himatangi Beach) and Caitlin Thomson (Hokowhitu)…

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Results of Midweek Interclub up to October 30th. Foxton and Beach lead the Ladies Elizabeth Walker with 19 points. And, in the Men’s Skoglund Triples, Two Palmerston North teams lead on 20 and Foxton and Beach again, trail on 19 points. To view results, click here: Midweek Interclub Feel free to print this off and…

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Well done to our WKWM Team who won today at Upper Hutt. Our team was: Singles: Caitlin Thomson Pairs: Ailsa Lindsay, Glenda O’Connor 2x4x2: Tania Harris, Sophie Fisher Triples: Michele Welsh, Lindy Crawford, Christina Bryan Manawatu were 1st with 17 points, +36 differential followed by Wellington on 13 pts, Kapiti on 12 and Wairarapa on…

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Congratulations to Chance Hausman from Feilding High School for picking up an award last night at the 2012 Manawatu Secondary School Sports Awards! Chance was also recently selected in the teams to play Wanganui and Taranaki at the Arnott Duckett in Wanganui later this month. Read more about the awards here: http://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/sport/7892912/Plenty-of-time-left-to-collect-more-awards

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Article sourced from: http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/sport/7875042/Keith-wins-Champion-of-Champions-singles Image courtesy of Bowls NZ. A great year on the greens just got even better for Canterbury bowler Sandra Keith. The Ashburton resident yesterday won the World Champion of Champions singles in Cyprus and joined Jan Khan (2010) and Jo Edwards (2011) as winners of the event and to give New Zealand their…

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