The Waiau Pa Indoor Bowls Club enjoyed their annual prize giving recently at the Waiau Pa Hall. Present were about 20 members including Life Member Tom Boyd.
After three games of fun bowls, or Crazy Bowls as some called them, it was down to the serious business of Trophy awards presented by Club Chairman, Diana Hamer.
The awards were:-
Madsen Trophy Jim Johnston
Madsen Trophy Aggregate Diana Hamer
Championship Fours Neville McSweeney
Championship Triples Neville McSweeney
Championship Pairs Royalene Barriball and Alois Schatzdorfer
Championship Singles Royalene Barriball
Graded Singles Championship
Leads and seconds David Culbert
Thirds and Skips Roy Monteith
Ladies Singles Championship Lorna McClune
Mens Singles Championship Neville McSweeney
Most Improved Player Angus Sharp
The club is small, but very active, attending local tournaments, also hosting their own tournaments four times a season. The club meets at the hall in Waiau Pa on a Tuesday evening, and although now finished for the season, are always looking for new players. Anyone interested in a fun night out will be very welcome, and beginners to the sport are always welcome. Please phone Chairman, Diana Hamer on 09 232 1281, or secretary Mick Almond on 09 232 1933, and they will be sure to contact you when the season reopens in April next year.