Social and Competition

 

Bowling at Ivanhoe

Want to try it out?  The club offers a wide range of bowling activities during summer and winter.
We are looking for new members to strengthen our club and ensure our continued success.  Whether you are an experienced bowler seeking a new challenge or a new bowler you will be most welcome at this club.  Members from other clubs and new bowlers are welcome to play in the social bowls games throughout summer and winter.

Summer Bowls

The Club runs several regular monthly bowls tournaments from September to April each year.

These sponsored open events include the First Wednesday Triples, Second Monday Triples, Third Wednesday Triples, Fourth Monday Pairs.

Bowlers from any club may enter teams for these events by contacting the manager for the respective event.

Bowlers participating in any of these events are  advised to arrive at the club at least 15 minutes prior to the commencement times.

First Wednesday Triples

The First Wednesday Triples is a two bowl triples event consisting of three games of 13 ends commencing at 10:30pm with a lunch break midway through the second game. Put your name down on the list at the Club House.

The Manager for this event is Ken Montgomery and he can be contacted on 0414 448 423.

Third Wednesday Triples

This event consist of three games of 13 ends.This two bowl triples event commences at 10:30am with a lunch break midway through the second game.

This popular event is managed by Ken Montgomery and he can be contacted on 0414 448 423.

Fourth Monday Pairs

This two bowl pairs event in sets play format.  It commences at 12:30pm and consists of a three games each of two 7 end sets.

This event is managed by Peter Templeton who can be contacted on 0466 434 359.

Fifth Wednesday Triples

Fifth Wednesday Triples is played when that day occurs in the month.

This  event is also managed by Ken Montgomery and he can be contacted on 0414 448 423.

The above information is summarised below:

 
Brief Description Start time Contact Phone

1st Wednesday of month:

Two bowl triples consists of three games of 13 ends.

10:30am Ken Montgomery

 

0414 448 423

 

3rd Wednesday:

Two bowl triples consists of three games of 13 ends.

10:30am Ken Montgomery 0414 448 423

4th Monday

Two bowl pairs  sets play format consists of a three games each of two – 7 end sets.

12:30pm Peter Templeton 0466 434 359

Club Championships

Major Mens and Womens Singles
Minor Open Singles
Open President’s Handicap
Open Pairs
Mixed Pairs
Open Triples (set play)

Club members are encouraged to enter these tournaments

Winter Bowls

In the winter months, outdoor bowls events are played on Wednesday and Saturday afternoons commencing at 12:30pm. It is usually a nominated two bowl triples event and is open to all bowlers.

First Wednesday Triples

The First Wednesday Triples is a two bowl triples event consisting of two games with two sets with 7 ends in each  commencing at 12:30pm. Put your name down on the list at the Club House.

Third  Wednesday Triples

The Third Wednesday Triples is a two bowl triples event consisting of two games with two sets with 7 ends in each  commencing at 12:30pm. Put your name down on the list at the Club House.

Indoor Bias Pennant

We have one side in the Northern Districts Indoor Bias Bowls competitions.  These games are played in Preston.
Pennant games are played during the winter months (late April to late August) on Monday starting at 7pm.
Practice on Thursday at 7pm.
New players welcome.  Come down to the club on Thursday night to try it out.  Contact Adrian Ballinger now on 0407 097 861 to find out more.