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MARCH 2020

Due to the Global Health crisis with coronavirus the Club is closed until further notice.

 

JULY 2020

Although the Portblue Hotels and facilities are still closed, we were finally able to finish our Winter Competitions

 

The Winners for the 2019/2020 season were:-

 

Ladies singles:-  Angela Moscrop

Gents singles:-  Iain MacEwan

Mixed singles:-  Elaine Villalba

Senior singles:-  Heather Stansfield

Mixed pairs 71 up:-  Elaine Villalba and John Ogden

Random pairs 21 shots:-  Heather Stansfield and Angela Moscrop

Captain`s Day - Suzanne Hodges and Drew Cansfield

Ladies Player of the Year:-  Elaine Villalba

Gents Player of the Year:-  Iain MacEwan

The Brian Rourke Player of the Year:-  Elaine Villalba

 

 

Quarterly Cup winners 2019/2020 season:-

 

Spring Cup 2019:-  Ladies:-  Elaine Villalba.   Gents - Richard Martin

Summer Cup 2019:-  Ladies:-  Betty Wilkinson and Heather Stansfield.  Gents:-  Steve Mailey

Autumn Cup 2019:-  Ladies:-  Elaine Villalba.  Gents:-  Richard Heigh

Winter Cup 2020:-  Ladies:-  Heather Stansfield.  Gents:-  Derek Everson

 

Presentation Dinner. 30th July 2020

As we were unable to hold our AGM in May, we had a dinner at the Trattoria Vianella so the winners of the competitions could be presented with the trophies. The winners as above.

 

 

 

 

October, 2019

25th October saw the arrival of the Hertford Castle team.  Although they only had 14 players we enjoyed a few games with them during there week here, staying at the Hotel San Luis.

It was the last week of the season before everything closed for the winter.  The Club carry on playing throughout the winter, continuing with the winter competitions.

 

Friday, 27th September, 2019

The Club enjoyed an evening Barbeque at the Healthy Bar, adjacent to the Hotel San Luis in S`Algar.

Members, friends and family alike were invited and we enjoyed a great evening, the Hotel provided a Buffet which went down well.  We also had a surprise birthday cake for our Veteran Member - John Ogden, who was celebrating 90 years!!  Well done John!!

 

Wednesday, 25th September and Saturday, 28th September, 2019.

This week we enjoyed a visit from the Gala/Chadwell team, accompanied by Judith and Mick of the Gala Leisure Group.

We enjoyed 2 days of matches against them, winning on the Wednesday but losing on the Saturday!!  We lost overall but enjoyed the friendly banter and it was fun!  Well done Chadwell.  We hope to see them back next year so we can have our revenge!!

 

On Wednesday, 17th July, 2019 the Club enjoyed a visit from the Potters Group who arrived on a cruise and docked in Mahon for the day.

28 bowlers came to S`Algar to play against us, headed by Greg Harlow, who is a World Indoor Bowls Champion.  We had a most enjoyable morning - play started at 10am.  After 8 ends we had a short break up in the bar where the Hotel had provided refreshments for all. Another 8 ends then a final drink and farewell to the group as they were having lunch in the Hotel San Luis before returning to the ship. Photos are shown in the photo gallery.

 

Captains Day.

Captains Day was held on Saturday, 6th April, 2019. We had a good turn out and, thankfully, good weather!!

Winners of the Captain`s Cup were Dianne Almond and Iain MacEwan. Runners up were Elaine Villalba and Richard Martin, and the Wooden Spoons went to Mike Hodges and Lindsay Cansfield for being last!!

 

Annual General Meeting.

Our Annual General Meeting was held on 18th May 2019 in S`Algar.  The meeting took place in the Hotel San Luis, followed by dinner at Las Palmeras.