Jan Webster and Mick Soars with chairman Chris Harding.

Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad, Avalon, Lounge D and Rogers.

Ladies Invitation

On Saturday 10th March Monte Mar Bowls club staged its annual “Ladies Invitation” day in memory of our first Honorary President Bernard Pearce. This years twenty teams took part and each paor played two games of ten ends against draw opposition. Following the four sessions of play the winners were Jan Webster  and Mick Soars who achieved the maximum of four points from their two games with a shot difference of twenty four.

Second were Jan Gatward and Dave Roberts who also got foir points but their shot difference was sixteen. After the event the club went to Rogers Bar for a lovely buffet provided by the club, the winning couple were presented with the Bernard Pearce Memorial Plaque. It was a lovely “Monte Mar” day much appreciated by all those who took part.

Winter League

On Wednesday 14th  March we played our friends from La Marina it was a lovely mornings bowling. Unfortunately we only won on one rink, well done to Lynne Armitage, Tanya Oliver, Jack Burrell and skip Colin Armitage.

Shots Monte Mar 67 – 94 la Marina, Points Monte Mar 2 – 10 La Marina

Visiting Teams

On Friday 16th March we entertained our first visiting team from Driffield Yorkshire. We had a very enjoyable morning having five games of rinks which were played in a extremely friendly manner. Monte Mar had a very good result overall but the scores don’t really matter on these sort of occasions as everyone involved had a excellent mornings bowling.

Tuesday 20th March

On a sunny but very windy day we hosted a Touring Team from Wales made up of members from different clubs in the Cardiff area. Despite the weather we had a enjoyable and competitive morning bowling with honours even with both teams winning on two rinks. Following the match we enjoyed a sociable drink together.  

Winter League

On Wednesday 21st March we played our last home game against Benitachell which turned out to be a good day for Monte Mar. winning on three rinks and taking the overall shots. Well done to our winning rinks of June Young, Pauline Woodfine, Ronnie Cairns and skip Barrie Woodvine. Lynne  Armitage,Tanya Oliver, Jack Burrell and skip Colin Armitage. Sheila Roberts, Jan Gatward, Mick Soars and skip Val Hignett.

Shots Monte Mar 94 – 81 Benitachell, Points Monte Mar 8 – 4 Benitachell

Well done everyone.

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