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.

Don't forget to support the community bank that supports our club.

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Australia Day 2019

Australia Day 2019
A full green of mixed bowlers turned out for our annual Australia Dress up mixed bowls Day. The weather was kind to us (not too hot), and a game of bowls, followed by a sausage suzzle, and rink prizes, was enjoyed by all.
Australia Day 2019 at Umina Beach Mens Bowling Club

Monday, 21 January 2019

Umina Beach Never Headed in “Presidents Reserve Fours Final”

J. Hall, G. Boni, K. Harrison, L. Cribbs
President Reserve Champions: - John Hall, George Boni, ken Harrison, Lee Cribbs
Lee Cribbs Umina Beach team of John Hall, George Bon and Ken Harrison were never headed in a well disciplined team victory 21-14 over The Entrances Jack Burns, Arthur Austin and Tony Bridge skipped by Graham Horton in the “Presidents Reserve Fours” played at The Entrance B C. Trailing 6-16, the Entrance team rallied to pick up four ends in a row to get within reach at 16-13 but Umina kicked away over the closing ends to seal the title. The President Reserves for Grade 5 pennant players and below continues to grow in stature year by year. It has become a State Event and the winners will now contest the Bowls NSW State Finals at Ettalong BC from 19th -29th September along with the winners of the Open and Senior events.

Sunday, 6 January 2019

UBMBC 2019 Fours Championship

The first round of the UBMBC 2019 Fours Championship was played yesterday (22nd Dec), with a few surprises. Several of the lower graded sides punched above their weight to go through to the next round. The remaining 1st round games between K. Harrison v T. Potter and S. Starkey v T. Murphy will be played on the 6th Jan 2019.
The next round will be played on the 12th January 2019 and will be between:
- R. Anderson v I. Dickson.
- K. Stokes v K. Harrison/T. Potter.
- T. Brown v A. Hancock.
- R. Murphy v S. Starkey/T. Murphy.
Good luck to all sides!).
Go Umina......