January 28-29 2023 (Triples Tournament) – 12 Teams – Indoor Facility:
2 teams were entered from the South Island:
For those who are interested here is an article that appeared in the Qualicum Newspaper.
32 teams competed to raise money for a very worthy cause indeed. The weather was incredible, the atmoshphere was such a celebration of being together “very close to normal” in a while. Great bowling, costumes and an incredible end to the normal bowling season.
The men’s league at Juan de Fuca took place during the whole bowling season every Friday morning. 28 teams across BSI participated in this Men’s Triples event.
Winners – 1st Place
Thank you to Steve and Jill Foster and all the wonderful volunteers that made the tournament a big success. A full 32 member event in two afternoons. The great kitchen staff headed by Gloria who gave us a wonderful spread of food and refreshments. Thanks to all our great GH volunteers!
C Division Runner Up – David Gardner (Skip), Pete Smith (Lead)
Many thanks to all the volunteers including Markers, Umpires, Kitchen Staff and other Volunteers to help make this tournament a big success.
Thanks to David Gardner and helpers for all the organizing, scoring and presentations. Many people came to cheer their novices on and contributed to the fun and enjoyment of the competition.
Winner – Vic West Lawn Bowling Club
2nd Place – Cowichan Lawn Bowling Club
3rd Place – Oak Bay Lawn Bowling Club
Prizes went to the top 3 – all winning their 3 games. There were 6 teams that won all three games.
2nd Prize – (3 games out of 3)
Among the 3 game Winners from GHLBC
4th Place – Dennis Verge (Skip), Kiyoshi Sekiguchi (Vice), Dorothy Verge (Lead)
6th Place – Peter Smith (Skip), Jay Huang (Vice), Cecelia Wilson (Lead)
Winner – Male Competitors
Winner – Female Competitors
Tournament “A” Runner Up
28 players with 11 Novice Bowlers came out for this
tournament and hopefully everyone had a good time playing.
Top Teams were
Purkis 30 points,
Bud Randall/Jean McClennan 27.5 points and Jack Adamowicz/Jim Wakeham.
Points equated to team $ won.