Bowls News

Bowls News

Reynolds claims back to back singles:

Merimbula star James Reynolds has claimed consecutive singles crowns after a polished performance against Ricky Holt in a repeat of last years final.
James proved too consistent for the field as he worked his way through the rounds to run out eventual winner.
The little master has a busy schedule this year as he strives for selection in the 2018 Commonwealth Games squad. If he maintains recent form however he will surely be a formidable opponent to those in his path.

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Australian Championships

Australian ChampionshipsPreparations are in full swing for the inaugural Australian Championships here at Club Sapphire Merimbula.
Set up of the venue has commenced which will include an on green viewing platform highlighted by a raised deck looking over the show rink where all the finals will be conducted. 

The area will also include a number of seating options including a rink side bean bag area which is sure to be popular for our competitors after a hard day’s competition. The green itself is in great order and after a routine maintenance check last week has been given the all clear from Tiger Turf. Speeds are averaging out at the 15 second mark with the green playing very true.

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Barefoot Bowls

Barefoot Bowls

Why not come and check out our brand new, state-of-the-art bowling greens, by booking a session of Barefoot Bowls at Club Sapphire?

Cost is $15 for adults, and $10 for children, 18 years and under (there is no fee for children under school age).

We also have family pass available for $40 (maximum of 2 adults and 4 children).

Groups of 20 or more people receive a discounted price of $10 per adult and $5 per child.

The price includes equipment hire, basic tuition, 2 hours of bowls and music. Bookings taken on the hour.

Click here to download our Barefoot Bowls Party flyer.

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Merimbula Indoor Carpet Bowls

At Club Sapphire Merimbula, the Merimbula-Imlay Bowling club has an Indoor Carpet Bowls club which conducts social indoor carpet bowls games on a weekly basis. Games are played in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere with the participants having fun in a convivial, social setting.For these games, participants are drawn up into mixed (male and female) teams of two, three or four players. Bowls are supplied.

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Men's Bowls Contacts

Michael Wilks - Bowls Development Officer 02-6495 5215

Alan Simpson              President

Bill Dejong                  Vice President

Norm Pinne                 Secretary/Treasurer

Rod Linguey                Committeeman

Derek Richmond          Committeeman

Chris Maxted               Chairman Social Bowls

Michael Wilks               Match Committeeman

Ron Moloney                Match Committeeman

Wayne Taylor               Match Committeeman

Women's Bowls Contacts

Michael Wilks - Bowls Development Officer 02-6495 5215

President - Felicity White

Vice Presidents - Maureen McArdle & Jeanette Shimeld

Secretary - Margaret Philistin

Treasurer - Joy Scott

Lorraine Symington - District Delegate

Selection/Match Committee - Sue Pope (Head)

Social Committee Margaret King (Head)

Match/Selection Committee Members: Gwen Schell, Kathy Gavin, Kerrie Burns, Gwen Douglas, Joy Clarke, Helen Nott, Alison Hof, Susie O'Neill

Kerrie Burns - Chair of Match Committee/Selection Committee

Social Committee Members: Susan Anstee, Barbara McCarthy, Nancy Warne, Margaret Long, Narelle Robinson, Linette Clark, Jean Nicholson, Joan Callaway, Enid Beazley

Delegate - Lorraine Symington


Click here to link to the Bega-Imlay District Women's Bowls Association's webpage.

Indoor Carpet Bowls Contacts

Diane Symes -  President 6495 6369

John Nott - Secretary

Graham Terry - Treasurer

Pam O'Brien - Committee Member

Colin Barratt - Committee Member

Peter Lipai - Committee Member

Susan Lipai - Committee Member

George Weinlich - Committee Member


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