January Newsletter.

ELMWOOD PARK BOWLING CLUB. Newsletter: January, 2022 Wow ! What a way to start the New Year. Work is underway with the demolition of Heaton Street and the subsequent construction of our magnificent new clubrooms and, on top of that, Elmwood Park won the first two national titles of 2022. .... More


24 – 1– 22   Congratulations to the fours team of Paul McKinnel, Liam Eathorne, Don Baker and Ian Rule who qualified for the post section of the Centre fours. Edwards Cup Games shortened to 12 end due to  the weather. Elmwood Park Blue v Elmwood Park Gold  B. Prouting 8    P. Felton 13              ... More

Team Selections.

Bowls Canterbury Information Line.     03 351 2225      To check if games are on or greens are closed. ********** Elmburn Shield   29- 1 - 2022 @ Donald Place 1.00  There will be 2 games of 9 ends. Pam Rowley    Pam Nicholson   Gary Lowe   Simon Brown Pam Phair    Allan Reid   Eleanor ... More

Back in Time.

Lots of Years Ago. 31  - 1 - 1903 Opening ceremony of the newly established St. Albans Bowling, Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. There was an eight rink bowling green which was not to open until the next season. There were three asphalt tennis courts and one croquet lawn in splendid condition. There ... More

Vaccination Certificate Policy.

  ELMWOOD PARK BOWLING CLUB (Inc.) Vaccination Certificate Policy 3 December 2021 The Elmwood Park Bowling Club has adopted the Vaccination Certificate Policy. The decision was made to put the health and safety of the club members and visitors first, by encouraging everyone to be vaccinated against COVID-19. ... More

Club Championships.

Club Championship Draws. Women's Fours     Updated 4/12 Men's Fours     Updated 4/12 Women's Triples     Updated 15/1 Men's Triples     Updated 14/1 Women's Pairs     Updated 22/1 Men's Pairs     Updated 20/1 Women's Singles     Updated 14/1 Men's Singles   Updated 25/1 Men's 1 - 5 Years  ... More

The Latest News!

22 - 1 - 22 A special celebration evening was held to congratulate the winners and place getters in the recent national bowls held in Christchurch. A bbq was put on with some salads; what a great feast it was. Special thanks to the chefs.   12 - 1 - 22 Southern Demolition arrived on site and started the ... More

Officers and Club Officials 2021 – 2022

OFFICERS AND CLUB OFFICIALS.      2021 - 2022 Season. Patrons:   John Elley, Owen Jones President:   Pete Smith          Vice President:   Brian Smith The Executive Committee:   John Irving, Emily Belton, Tim Sandrey, Mick Tarling, Jamie Wagner, Fiona Frew, Neil Johnstone Secretary:   Erin Hyde B... More

Basic Club Information.

Communication Bowls Canterbury Information Line 351 2225.  Call this number if you are playing in interclub competition and are unsure if the green is closed due to inclement weather (from 7.30am). Check the Bowls Canterbury website for more information on inclement weather procedure. Any member requiring information of ... More

Coaching. 15

Practise game for this unit. Click on the bowl. Coaching. Line variations. Use a fixed reference on the bank or beyond. * prevents green guessing * allows adjustment in shot play * ensures the body alignment is square to the delivery line. Establish the focus point, approx 1/3 - 2/3 along the aiming line. For ... More