ONLINE ENTRIES INTO WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY TOURNAMENTS
Scroll down the page to get to the Online Entries for these tournaments, and then click on the Entry box
- A great opportunity to practise skills, or try out new moves
- No prior registration (please arrive by 12.55 pm), no entry fee, no prizes
- Playing format – dependent on numbers but most likely to be 3 bowl triples or 4 bowl pairs
- Afternoon format – 8 ends, tea break, 6 ends with no changeover of teams
Questions to Irene Turley – Ph 5328454
BOWLING DURING COVID – UPDATED WEDNESDAY 22 DECEMBER 2021
The executive has an expectation that members using the green will be fully vaccinated against Covid 19, so be prepared in case you are asked.
Use of the greens is subject to Covid related conditions.
The executive, at its meeting yesterday, noted the following
- Wednesday Triple is now split into two competitions – one in the morning and one in the afternoon. Bowlers can have the option of entering either session or both. Entry fee for each session will be $15 per team, two games of 10 ends each and prizes to be dependent on number of entries. Games to start at 9,30 am and 1.00pm.
- Friday 2-4-2 has recommenced. The entry fee is $10 per team. 2 games of 10 ends each to start at 1.00pm.
- The Ladies Championship singles, previously advised to be on 27th November has now reverted to the first weekend in February, Sunday 5 and Monday 6 February.
NO CLUB UNIFORMS ARE REQUIRED FOR WEEKLY TOURNAMENTS BUT THEY ARE TO BE WORN WHEN COMPETING IN CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS AND AUCKLAND EVENTS
Most pages have a sidebar that shows the next 14 events at any given time and the Calendar page (tab on the main menu line) has all events for months ahead and move your cursor over any event to show more details.
Entries for the Wednesday Triples and Friday 2-4-2 tournaments are able to be made online (see below) as well as by the sign-up sheet in the Clubhouse.
Entries for Summer Thursday Twilight bowls will continue to be by either email or by signing the sheet in the Clubhouse.
The deadlines for entries are as follows:
Wednesday Triples: online and Clubhouse entries close at Noon on Tuesdays
Thursday Twilight: entries close at 11 am on Thursdays
Friday 2-4-2: online and Clubhouse entries close at Noon on Thursdays
Entries for all tournaments may be made for the next pending tournament (i.e. one week at a time)
If entering Thursday Twilight via email you should include “Thursday Twilight” and the date for which the entry is being made in the subject line. Please also include a contact name and a contact Phone Number in the email. Send the email to email@example.com.
Cancellations: If weather conditions are doubtful please always check with our Cancellation Line 534 5335
TUESDAY SINGLE ENTRY 9.30 am start
Single entry triples. $5 entry fee and prizes. Enter on sheet at clubhouse by noon Mondays. Two games of 8 ends.
WEDNESDAY TRIPLES – 9.30 am start and 1.00 pm start
There will be 2 tournaments of 8 ends, back to back, in the day – a morning one starting at 9.30 am and an afternoon one starting at 1.00 pm. There will be a 60 minute lunch break between the tournaments. Players/teams may enter both, or just the morning or afternoon session. The cost per team is $15 per team ($5 per player) for each tournament. Prizes will be determined by the number of entries and will follow each session.
Enter by noon Tuesday for online entries (click on the button below) or by noon Tuesday for the Clubhouse sheet. Any queries, please contact the Wednesday Convenor – Glennis Davey Ph 535 6610.
FRIDAY 2-4-2 PAIRS 1 pm start
Open any combination Hong Kong Pairs (2-4-2) 1.00 pm to 4.30 pm.
Two games, of normally 10 ends, played on grass in summer and normally 8 ends on the all-weather greens in winter. Entry fee $10.00 per team. Prizes New World Howick vouchers. If you haven’t a partner put in a single entry and we will do our best to find one for you. Click on the “More Information” button for more information.
Enter by noon Thursday for online entries (click on the Entry form link), or by noon Thursday on the sheet at Clubhouse.
Any questions please contact the Convenor assigned for the day.
January 21 – Rod Sadgrove
January 28 – Lex Calder
Saturdays; 1.00 pm start. Discs need to be in by 12.45 pm at the latest. 16 ends, normally 10 then afternoon tea followed by 6 ends. No charge except on the first Saturday of each month a mini tournament is held with $2 entry fee and chocolate prizes. Two games of 8 ends. Convenor Ken McIntyre
Thursday Twilight Bowls (Summer Bowls)
Bring your family and friends along and play social bowls on Thursday evenings, and then join us for a light meal after the bowls. Entry fee is $7.50 for a Howick Club Member, and $10 for non-members. All welcome. New to bowls – Our Club members will help you get started. Please be at the Club before 5.15 pm for a 5.30 pm start.
Enter on the sheet at the club or by phoning Irene Turley Ph 532 8454 by 11 am on the Thursdays. Please always check with our cancellation line 534 5335 that Twilight Bowls is happening as very occasionally it has to be cancelled for weather or insufficient numbers to play.
Upcoming Club Tournaments
Refer to website and clubhouse for updates.
Upcoming Centre and National Events
(To enter an Auckland Centre event click on the link below, and scroll to the particular event. You will also need to pay the entry fee directly to Auckland Centre.