A group of 104 bowlers were at Valley View on Wednesday with 26 teams entered into the 60 and over event.
The two greens were in very good condition considering the amount of rain over the past weeks.
Rochester’s Ross Lees was presented with his badge for his first tournament.
Mathoura’s team of Gabby Hayes (s), B. Ireland, J. Berryman and C. Phippen were winners on the day with Tongala’s Ken Campbell (s), Bill Payne, Ray Nurse and Ian Parkinson runner-up within the measure of three.
Next Wednesday is at Lockington Bowling Club for a 1pm start.
Outdoor bowls results
Tuesday, October 4: Ladies Social: Winners: Heather Bakof, Lyn Docherty and Susan Abraham. Runners up: Cheryl Pell, Pam Holmes, Lorna Jones and Wendy Young.
Thursday, October 6: Men’s Nominated Pairs: Winners: Brian Turner and A. Tymms. Runners-up: Gordon Johnson and Norm Bamford. Consolation: Ron Ritchie, Kevin Brennan and Bernie O’Connell, Rod Allen.
Ladies Scroungers: Winners: Kristy Gillingham, Ev Milgate, Lois Barbary and Rhonda Soloman. Ditch to ditch: Irene Lacis and Sylvia LIttley.
Rich River men’s
Jackpot pairs results
Winner: Barry Devlin and Geoff Stevens (57 + 20); runners-up: Barry Cox and Max Kosch (56 + 22); third: Des Geoffrey Rayner and Keith Rowan (56 + 21); Repechage: Ken Jones and Stan Barker (+16).
Rich River indoor bowls
Wednesday, October 5 results
Winners: David Humphries, Phyllis Alley, Jean Shelley, Joan Hales. Runners-up: Tony O’Dwyer, Bonnie Swindells, Roy Hicks, Janette Robertson.
Friday, October 7 results
Winners: Max Kerr (s), Alan Haw, Maurie Orchard, Joan Parker. Runners-up: Rob Pascoe (s), Roy Prigg, Miriam Pascoe, Dot Brennan.
A total of 21 players played three games of 10 ends.
The winners on 45 points were Peter Pavone (s), Isabella Wallis, Bev Guarda and Bev Healey.
Runners-up with 37 points were Margaret Green (s), Topsy Haw and Paula Barkham.
Consolation prizes went to June Simpson, Bev Williamson, and Merle Clancy.