Newsletter, October 2020.

ELMWOOD PARK BOWLING CLUB. Newsletter: October 2020. At last we are underway and the first indications are that the 2020 - 21 season will be another boomer for Elmwood Park. New members, initial progress towards a new clubroom, evidence that we are a very strong competitive club again, and two excellent ... More


27 - 10 - 20 O60s Double Triples. In the morning Heaton Street as under water so the green was closed. EP 1 v Rangiora 3     EP 2 v Papanui Club 1     Games not played. Success in the second Bowls3Five game of this tournament against Hinuera Heat. A comprehensive win to Mandy Boyd, Kelvin Scott and ... More

Interclub Teams

Bowls Canterbury Information Line.     03 351 2225      To check if games are on or greens are closed. *********************************** Men's Double Pairs. Wednesday October 28. 9.30     CHANGES EP1:  v Bowls Hornby @ Bowls Hornby   K. Nicholson   B. Lyttle         D. Vujcich   N. Johnstone ... More

The Latest News.

23 - 10 - 20 The first representative event for the 2020 - 2021 season is Town v Country on Sunday 1 November, 2020. The men's tournament will be played at Morrison Ave Bowling Club and the women's tournament will be played at Ashburton MSA Bowling Club. Congratulations to our Elmwood Park members who have been select... More

From the Prizegiving. Sept. 13.


From the President, 2020 – 21.

      Welcome to the 2020 - 2021 Season. I am honoured and privileged to have been voted to be your president for the 2020 - 2021 season. I wish to record my thanks to the outgoing president, Pam Phair and her side kick Ron, for all the tireless work they have put in for our club over the last two ... More

Officers and Club Officials 2020 – 2021 + Basic Club Information.

    OFFICERS AND CLUB OFFICIALS.      2020-2021 Season. Patrons:  John Elley, Owen Jones         President:  Pete Smith     Vice President:  Brian SmithThe Executive Committee:  John Irving, Mary Ann Johnstone, Alan MacDonald, Barry Milner, Allan Reid, Emily Robbins, Tim Sandrey, Mick ... More

The Story of a Championship Team. Bowls3Five National Champions!

The Story of a Championship Team. It began on January 22 with a home game against Parklands as part of the Centre Bowls3Five competition and which they came first in their section. From 21 games they won 15 and lost 6. A number of other club players contributed to this success, Paul McKinnel, Neil Johnstone, Peter ... More

Back in Time. October 20 – 27

These are incidents that have occurred over the years at the St. Albans-Merivale Bowling Club. There will hopefully be some positive memories from these but also the hope that amalgamation with Elmwood will be a successful venture. Research will be carried out for entries from the Elmwood Bowling Club. Twelve Years ... More

Coaching. Rules. Etiquette. 4

Practise drill for this unit. Click on the bowl. Establishing the Line. To establish the line stand about 1m behind the mat and select a permanent object on the far bank: * form an imaginary line from that point back through the mat to the pre shot position. * establish a focus point along the line of deliver... More