BOWLS: Captain’s won the trophy this year

Monte Mar Bowls Club held their annual competition of the Captain’s team (Ronnie Cairns) v Chairman’s team (Chris Harding) on Sunday 26th March 2017.

The captain’s won the trophy this year, the highest scoring team of Jan Soars, Jan Gatward and Brian Zelin also received medals. After the game everyone sat and enjoyed a drink plus an excellent buffet which was provided by the club. The buffet was prepared by Liz Melville, Babs Farrelly and their helpers Val Hyman and Audrey King, well done ladies.

Sunday 26th March 2017

Main Photo of Chairman Chris Harding handing Ronnie the Trophy

Photos courtesy of Monte Mar Bowls Club

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Friday 24th March

The clubs annual presentation day was held on Friday 24th March. This year we changed the format by playing the last of our finals in the morning the Ladies Pairs and a excellent match it was. Afterwards we had a buffet lunch then the presentation of the trophy’s to the winners and runners up by Captain Ronnie Cairns and Vice Captain Jan Gatward. All members present thoroughly enjoyed the new format. Well done to the winners and runners up.


Saturday 18th March

Another very enjoyable mornings bowling for the Bernard Pearce Memorial Plaque which was played as a “Ladies Invitation” match. Twelve teams played in a two wood mixed pairs contest. The winners been the pair that scored the most shots after eighteen ends. The weather was excellent and a very enjoyable time was had by all involved. Well done to the winning pair Sheila Roberts and Ronnie Cairns. The plaque was presented by Judy Routledge.


The monthly dinner dance was held on March 28th at the Rincon. It was well attended by 60 members entertainment was by Woody, who once again was a great success.