Please read the attached document which details the bowling events involving our Club during the week beginning Monday 30 July.
Firstly. congratulations to Chris Bentley who beat Theresa Blair in the Ladies’ Championship Final in a wonderful match on Sunday (29 July) afternoon. The game was a real credit to both players (especially given the weather conditions). Well done, girls.
The Gents’ Championship Final between Iain Ferrier and Bernie Callaghan will be held at 6.30pm on Friday 3 August. Please try to get along to the green to support both players in what should be a tremendous match. All the best, guys.
Theresa Blair is competing in the semi-final of the East of Scotland Singles against Lesley Doig from Strathmiglo B.C. at Colinton on Tuesday 31 July. All the best, Theresa.
On the Seniors’ front, we have the annual Hyland Rigg Trophy on Friday 3 August at 2.00pm. The selected pairs will soon be posted on the Seniors’ Notice-board. Please note that there will be no Hat Day that afternoon. We are sure everyone involved in the competition will have a great day.
We have a Senior Rink (Ian McLaren, Richard Bryce, Bill Cumming and David Sutherland) involved in the quarter-finals of the EBL Knockout competition on Monday afternoon. They will take on Slateford B.C. at Tanfield. Good luck, guys. In addition, our Gents’ Fours (Jim Connor, Jim MacKay, Bernie Callaghan and Bob Page) will be in action against Queensberry B.C. in the quarter-final of their EBL competition at Hillside on Thursday evening. All the best, guys. We would encourage you to get along to support all the boys if you can.
The Friendly against Centurion B.C. will be held on the green at 6.45pm on Thursday 2 August. The selected rinks/triples will be posted on the ‘Mixed’ Notice-board. Please check the Notice-board for your involvement in this match.
The annual Invitation Pairs will take place on the green on Sunday 5 August. Please check the ‘Mixed’ Notice-board for the draw and start-times if you are participating.
The annual Cathy Connet Trophy will be played for on the green on Saturday 18 August. There is still time to get your name on the list of participants for this very enjoyable afternoon.
Also, the annual Gents’ Friendly against Blackhall B.C. will be held away on Wednesday 15 August at 6.15pm. The list for players is currently on the Noticeboard in the Gents’ locker-room. Please add your name to the list if you wish to be involved. We are looking for 5 rinks.
Finally, there are lists on both the Ladies’ and Gents’ Notice-boards for those who wish to play in the annual Ladies vs Gents match on Thursday 23 August at 6.30pm. Please add your names to the appropriate list if you are available to play.
The Management Committee