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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Latest Results for Midweek Interclub sponsored by Specsavers and Julia Wallace Palmerston North B lead the Skogs, while Foxton and Beach lead Elizabeth Walker Results Eizabeth Walker Mid week Interclub Sponsored by Julia Wallace Retirement Home Date Oct-16 Oct-23 Clubs and Rounds Round 1 Round 2 Palm North White 5 0 Woodville 1 4 Hokowhitu…

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Bowls Manawatu put two nominations forward for the Sports Manawatu Sportsperson of the Year Awards. Both the Northern Women’s Interclub Team nominated in the Team of the Year, and Barry Wynks in the Disabled Athlete of the Year, were successful. We wish them the best of luck. For a full list of finalists visit http://www.sportmanawatu.org.nz/modules/content/content.php?content.409#finalists

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Teams have been announced for the Arnott Duckett to be held in Wanganui, 17th and 18th November. Arnott Shield Manawatu Green: Phil Skoglund, Graeme Cooley, Steve Toms, Ross Ellery Craig Gush, Adam Johnston Chris Barrett Manawatu White: Brian Little, Barry Wynks, Terry Curtis, Alistair Anderson Mark Noble, Neil Gordon Scott McGavin Duckett Trophy Bruce Harris,…

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NATIONAL FIRST DIVISION – MEN NATIONAL FIRST DIVISION – LADIES NATIONAL DIVISION 2 – MEN NATIONAL DIVISION 2 – LADIES CENTRE DIVISION 1 – MEN CENTRE DIVISION 2 – ANY GENDER Memo to all Clubs involved in Weekend Interclub. Entries have closed the following have been received. National Division One  [ Men ] Four ,…

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Powerful winds made sure Manawatu bowlers would have to wait to decide the final of the 2x4x2 mixed pairs tournament.The final between the pair of Sharon Sims and Mark Noble against top qualifiers Barry Wynks and Janine Noble was postponed because of strong northwesterly gales buffeting the Northern Bowling Club greens yesterday. The final will…

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