The Blackjacks are New Zealand’s representative lawn bowlers on the International scene.

Commonwealth Games Team


JO EDWARDS

Current Club: United – NZ and Tweed Heads – AUS

Cap #: 35

Capped Event: 2001 Asia Pacific Games, Moama Australia

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Singles and Pairs

ALI FORSYTH

Current Club: Nelson – NZ and Clayton – AUS

Cap Number: 95

Capped Event: 2005 Asia Pacifics

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

VAL SMITH

Current Club: United – NZ and Merrylands – AUS

Cap #: 37

Capped Event: 2003 Trans Tasman

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Pairs and Fours

SHANNON MCILROY

Current Club: Stoke Bowling Club – NZ

Cap #: 99

Capped event: 2007 Asia Pacific

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Singles and Pairs

KATELYN INCH

Current Club: Oxford – NZ and Broadbeach – AUS

Cap #: 56

Capped Event: 2015 Asia Pacific 

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

BLAKE SIGNAL

Current Club: Stokes Valley – NZ and Nelson Bay – AUS

Cap #: 109

Capped Event: 2014 England Test Series at Glasgow

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Pairs and Fours

PAUL GIRDLER

Current Club: Wakari – NZ and Broadbeach – AUS

Cap #: 89

Capped Event: 1998

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

MICHAEL NAGY

Current Club: Birkenhead – NZ and Taren Point – AUS

Cap #: 110

Capped Event: 2015 Trans Tasman

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

MANDY BOYD

Current Club: Burnside Bowling Club – NZ

Cap #: 49

Capped Event: 2012

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

TAYLA BRUCE

Current Club: Burnside Bowling Club – NZ

Cap #: 54

Capped Event: 2015

Commonwealth Games Disciplines: Triples and Fours

CAPPED NZ PLAYERS

The full list of capped New Zealand players.

 
 

Para-Sport Commonwealth Games Team

DAVID STALLARD

Current Club: Carlton Cornwall Bowling Club – NZ

Commonwealth Games Discipline: B2/B3 – Pairs

PETER BLICK

Current Club: Carlton Cornwall

Commonwealth Games Discipline: Director for David Stallard, B2/B3 – Pairs 

SUE CURRAN

Current Club: Beerescourt Bowling Club – NZ

Commonwealth Games Discipline: B2/B3 – Pairs 

ANN MUIR

Current Club: Kensington Bowling Club

Commonwealth Games Role: Director for Sue Curran, B2/B3 -Pairs 

BRUCE WAKEFIELD

Current Club: Burnside Bowling Club – NZ

Commonwealth Games Discipline: B6/B7/B8 – Triples

BARRY WYNKS

Current Club: Takaro Bowling Club – NZ

Commonwealth Games Discipline: B6/B7/B8 – Triples

MARK NOBLE

Current Club: Takaro Bowling Club – NZ

Commonwealth Games Discipline: B6/B7/B8 – Triples

 
 

SUPPORT STAFF

SHARON SIMS

Commonwealth Games Roll: National Lead Coach

PETER BELLISS

Commonwealth Games Roll: National Assistant Lead Coach 

RICHARD GIRVAN

Commonwealth Games Roll: National Assistant Coach

GAYLE MELROSE

Commonwealth Games Roll: National Assistant Coach