Saturday, 13 July 2019

UBMBC 2019 Men's Kingfisher Carnival

Today (12/7/2019) was the end of the UBMBC 2019 Men's Kingfisher Carnival and what a great carnival it was. It was sensational to see three greens full of men bowlers from across the state. Well done to Harley McDonald and his team on defending their title from last year.
7 game Kingfisher Carnival winners were:
1st Place with 7 Wins + 46 (Composite side). - Chris Rae, Mick Braham & Harley McDonald.
2nd Place with 6 Wins + 34 (Halekulani).- Paul Higgins, Gary Johnson & James Cook (Cookie).
3rd Place with 5.5 Wins + 28 (Pittwater Pelicans).- Greg Parsons, Greg Hobsons & Mark Walkden.
4th Place with 5.5 Wins + 25 (Davistown RSL).- Garry Dowling, Ian McGilchrist & Laurie Barratt.
5th Place with 5.5 Wins + 19 (Bateau Bay).- John Davison, Peter Starkey & Richard Magro.
6th Place with 5 Wins + 34 (Composite)- Garry Graham, Troy McGregor & Brett English.
Congratulations to all of the winners and many thanks to everyone that bowled and made this such a successful carnival.

Final Results

Saturday, 29 June 2019

2019 Major Pairs Final - Sat 29th June

Glen Simington & Shane Starkey - Major Pairs 2019
Shane Starkey and Glen Simington add to their impressive number of championship wins, by beating Tony Potter and Brendon Knight in 2019 Major Pairs Championship today. After winning 15 shots in the first 4 ends including an 8 on the 3rd end, there was no stopping the in form Shane and Glen. Whilst Tony and Brendon recovered to make a game of it, giving away that big a head start, was always going to be impossible to catch up. Congratulations Shane and Glen and good luck in the champion of champions.

Runners-up Tony Potter & Brendon Knight

Saturday, 25 May 2019


G.Colins, I. Jarratt, J. Phillips, A. Hancock
This afternoon (25/5/2019) the team of (from left to right below) Geoff Collins, Ian Jarratt, Jim Phillips & Alan Hancock won the UBMBC 2019 Fours Championship over George Boni, Benny Bennett, Peter Springett & Robbie Andersen.
This was a sensational win by the 'underdogs' (on paper anyway), who also beat the star studded Shane Starkey led side in the Semi-final.
Well played men...bowls was the winner.
Runners-up G. Boni, D. Bennett, P. Springett, R. Andersen

Monday, 6 May 2019

2019 Major Singles Winner

Mark Hogden & Peter Springett, Major Singles finalist, pictured with President Mark Speerin.
A very big "Well Done" to Peter Springett on taking out the 2019 Mens Major Singles Championship on Sunday 5th May. Peter first defeated the previous years club champion Shane Starkey in a close fought game. 31-28. Then to backup by beating the inform Mark Hogden 31-13, in what turned out to be a rain interrupted afternoon. Mark Hogden previously defeated Rob Andersen in the other tightly fought semi final 31-26.
Peter Springett 2019 Club champion

Mark Hogden 2019 runner up
Rain stopped play after just a few ends.

Monday, 11 March 2019

Congratulations Terry and Peter

Handicap Pairs Winners 2019, T Brown & P Zaouk
Congratulations to Terry Brown and Peter Zaouk after winning the Handicap Pairs 2019 on Tuesday the 5th March. Played as a twilight competition these two (with a little help from Warren Clare who sub'ed in an earlier round), took out this event beating Gary Edmonds and Kim Cridland in the final.
Handicap Pairs 2019 Runners-up - Oyster & Kimbo
Kimbo and Oyster - runners-up

Friday, 1 March 2019


Dicko, Michael and Rosco

Congratulations to (from right to left) Ross McIntyre, Michael O'Sullivan (playing instead of Mal Dodds) & Ian 'Dicko' Dickson on winning the February Bendigo Bank Two Bowl Triples comp. They were the only 3 game winners. Bruce Croft from Bendigo Bank (left) presenting the winners prize....Thx Bruce and Bendigo Bank.

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