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Missed the CEO centre meetings? Kevin Hickland will be catching up with Mark Cameron, filling you in on all the details of his visits.

We will be live at approximately 11am on Monday the 22nd of July. If you have a burning question for the CEO of Bowls NZ send us a PRIVATE MESSAGE before Monday 22nd.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Only questions that have been sent to us via direct message will be considered, we will not be taking questions from comments during the live interview.
Congratulations to our pairs winners Tony Terry & Mike Isaacson who have taken out the mens pairs and Wendy Green & Lynette McIntosh who have taken out the womenโ€™s pairs!Image attachment

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Great games to watch

Congratulations to the winners--Well done

Congratulations and well done to both teams. Well done to the other two teams that made the finals. Been a great three days.

Congratulations Wendy and Lynette

Congrats to all.

Go clubs hastings what a effort well deserved fantastic job

Congrats Wendy &.lynette

Well done everyone

Congratulations to you all

Congrat Tony and Mike ....well done !๐Ÿ˜„

Congratulations Wendy and Lynette

Onya yony


Congrats to you all

Great to be part of and to watch the finals

Great stuff Wendy & Lynette. The old firm just keeps on keeping on. Well done both of you.

Congratulations Wendy an Lynette out standing bowls

Great stuff.Still got it eh !!!Congratulations.

Wow. Well done Wendy and Lynette

Great stuff Wendy and Lynette deserved winners

Well done Wendy and Lynette, you did your club and Bay of Plenty proud

Congratulations Lynette and Wendy. Well done!๐Ÿ†

Congratulations Tony and Mike - and Wendy and Lynette. Both proven combinations over many years.

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Good luck to all the bowlers competing in the 2019 Champion of Champions kicking off today with the mens and womens singles at Naenae Bowling Club! 

Keep up to date with results on the Bowls New Zealand website.

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Any live streaming?

Hope so

There is no live stream of the Champion of Champships. However, round by round results will be available on the Bowls New Zealand website as well as story write ups for each event.

Interesting, Bowls NZ still has champion of champions but silly Auckland Bowls has dropped the title. Calling it club champion comp or something like that ๐Ÿ˜ค Good luck to the bowlers playing. Hope to see some live streaming.

Pretty slack having no livestream, remind me again where our affiliation fees go?

Can only find mens singles charts and results highlighted on yr link. Where can I find womens charts and results? Please advise. Thanks.

The women are not starting their first game till 2.30 this afternoon

Playing program

All the best too everyone taking part.

Damn.......been looking forward to it after watching all BA's events being live streamed & also NZ's streaming last week here in Australia. I would have thought a C of C event rated live streaming. I have a niece playing from Wairoa (Hawkes Bay)and was hoping to see her play while at home here in Oz......Good luck Glenda Kapene.

I'm greatful for the updates that we do get. It wasn't so long ago that we had no live streaming at all. It amazes me how often we as bowlers seem to hone in on the very few negatives instead of applauding the positives. Good luck to everyone participating in this awesome new Bowls NZ initiative, I'm sure that if it proves successful, we'll get live streaming in seasons to come.

Please give the link for women’s singles

Bowls NZ - did you know the link to the Women’s results on the Ch Ch hub is not live/working?....

where are the womens results

Go Jo, Sheldon and Wynette - best of luck for 2nd day. Do the south proud!!!

Is it live viewing

Auckland Bowls called it Club Champs of Champs as that is what it is the Club Champion going forth in pathways to be the N.Z. Club Champion of Champion. Previously there was the pathway for the Centre Champ of Champs hence the difference.

Update of results please.

Can Richard Kerr keep us up to date with results

Go girl

Aiden Takarua all day mate all the best good luck.

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Outstanding. Congrats team - bloody awesome!

Well done and congratulation team NZ

Fabulous campaign and results.. Congratulations to you ALL!

Fantastic blackjacks. So glad we went over to watch and support you guys, we were so proud not only the way you played but how you were so supportive of each other. Congratulations NZ bowls we have awesome bowlers representing NZ on and off the green.

Congrats to everyone such a great effort proud to be a kiwi

Well done team NZ

That's a fantastic result very well done to all. KIWI"S you rock

Fantastic games why was no results on TV or elsewhere they were playing for nz

well done blackjacks

Absolutely brilliant effort...

What a great achievement by you all, super proud. Wahoo!!

Congratulations everyone. Well done


Awesome Kiwis. It should of had more coverage on TV etc.

Well done to an awesome team

Awesome team ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ’•

You were all awesome

Fantastic blackjacks doing NZ Proud

Congratulations to you all on your wonderful results! We loved being able to watch the finals on Stuff & were cheering you all on! Awesome efforts by everyone, including the selectors & coaches!

Well done black jack.

Great effort everyone - congrats all yipeeee

I thought Jo Edwards won the ladies Gold in the singles as well?

Awesome work people

Well done Black Jacks

Absolutely awesome!! Well done Blackjacks!

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How awesome for you Shannon xx

What a comeback xx

Well done great kiwi spirit

Well done!!

Alex Cross

Well done Shannon....

Gr8 win gutsy well done Shannon just a ledgend

Legend with a great never lay down attitude ๐Ÿ‘Œ

Well done

Onya Shannon

Congratulations to all the nz team you all gave it a hundred percent good selection of players

Wonderful bowls played. Great game

congratulations shannon

Great win you never give in typical kiwi grit well done shannon

Inspiring...too meke!

Well done bro great effort.

Well done- boy it was hard watching!!! You are a definite winner


Level head and a team player.


Well done ๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ‘

A really great tournament 100% legend!

Anywhere you can watch this match?

What a tight game!

Great korero and achievement.

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Ali Forsyth (skip), Gary Lawson, Jamie Hill and Mike Kernaghan  have been forced to settle for silver in the mens fours at the Asia Pacific Championships. Theyve been beaten 21-17 by Australia in a thrilling final. The Blackjacks medal tally now stands at six, with three gold, two silver and a bronze. Shannon McIlroy will add either a gold or silver to the haul. Hell face Canadas Ryan Bester in the mens singles final from 3pm NZT. Go to stuff.co.nz for a livestream!

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Hard lines lads BUT u should all still be v proud, as we are back in Aotearoa!!

Awesome guys great effort

Mr Forsyth will come down slightly to bowls nsw level when he will be walking around in my current club taren point in grade 1 finals tomorrow dressed in green & black tomorrow I think ๐Ÿ˜


Awesome effort well done

The singles final is very very close too!!!

Great to see Gary Lawson back in the team. Well done to the Black Jacks

The best overall Country effort by far! Well done NZ

Well done guys

Great job against the best opposition. Be proud lads!!

Great effort guys...

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Tumeke Ali great result.... All the best to you and the team tomorrow in the finals. Kia Kaha Black Jacks๐Ÿ‘

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All the best for tomorrow Shannon ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Too much Shannon

Well done Shannon good work buddy

Go shannon go for gold

You are the Champ you go for GOLD

Best of luck Shannon go get it

All the best Shannon. You got this.

well done Shannon best of luck

Go Shannon all the best

Tumeke bro... All the best ๐Ÿ‘

Kia Kaha Shannon

Well done Shannon good luck tomorrow buddy ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Make the SSI Proud once again Shannon! Goodmanyourself!

Good luck tomorrow Shannon.๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Go shannon do NZ proud win or lose we know you will have given your best

Ryan Bester will win

What a humble Bro! ๐Ÿ™Œ humble korero! ๐Ÿ™ tu much cuz

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Jo Edwards (skip) & Kirsten Edwards are through to the semi-finals of the womens pairs at the Asia Pacific Championships! Theyve beaten Hong Kong 19-11 in their quarter-final and will now face Australia for a place in the gold medal match. Val Smith (skip), Katelyn Inch & Wendy Jensen have unfortunately been eliminated from the womens triples, losing 21-14 to Canada in their quarter-final.

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Well done to you both

Awesome Ladies,. Good luck ๐Ÿ‘

Great girls good luck for your next game

Well done girls.

Ausome result keep going

Woohoo.... Both majikal bowls playing unicorns!... ๐Ÿ‘

Go the Nelson Edwards girls

Excellent ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ˜Š

Well done girls.

Well done

Jo Edwards hope you only that through........

Well done

Great shot!

Fantastic Champions

Go the Kiwis

Put a comment to the photo eh Jo

The fish I caught was this big.....nah.. .great bowls guys.

Brilliant darlings xxx ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–

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Good mahi!

Way Togo Jo x

Awesome well played Ladies. ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘. ๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒŸ. ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ


Great stuff

Well done

Well done. Great bowling ladies . Go Kiwis ๐Ÿฅ

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Smash them Ozzies!

Well played ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘.

Well done

Onya Ali Forsyth

Well done Ali, great interview bro. Have a great game in the finals Black Jacks๐Ÿ‘

Congrats Ali Forsyth

Bring home the GOLD.Congrats Ali and team

They are a great team!

Well done Kiwis. Go beat those Aussies. Good bowling ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜Š

Going For Gold. You can do it Kiwis.

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Shannon McIlroy (pictured) is guaranteed a medal in the mens singles at the Asia Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast! Hes secured top spot in his section with a 21-9 win over Macau in the penultimate round. Ali Forsyth (skip), Gary Lawson, Jamie Hill & Mike Kernaghan lead their section in the mens fours with a round to play after beating Singapore 22-6. Val Smith (skip), Katelyn Inch & Wendy Jensen have beaten Hong Kong 27-8 to be second in their section in the womens triples, while Jo Edwards (skip) & Kirsten Edwards have slipped to second in their womens pairs group after being beaten 16-14 by the Philippines.

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Good going Kiwis .

Going well guys

Tumeke Shannon and the Blackjacks

Let's go guys you all can do it

Awesome NZ ... Good Luck to you All ๐Ÿ‘

Well done everyone

Well done you can do it awesome team work ๐Ÿ‘

Woohoo... Go Teams..

Great effort with such wet heavy greens, go for gold.

Well done Blackjacks. You sure are doing N.Z proud.

Keep it up, blackjacks!

Pretty hibiscus sorry rose lovers

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Shake hands time! Ali Forsyth (skip), Gary Lawson, Jamie Hill & Mike Kernaghan have beaten Canada 20-10 in the seventh round of the mens fours to now lead their section at the Asia Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast. Shannon McIlroy has beaten Brunei 21-5 to remain unbeaten in the mens singles, while Val Smith (skip), Katelyn Inch & Wendy Jensen have drawn 16-all with the USA in the womens triples, after dropping three shots on the final end. Jo Edwards (skip) & Kirsten Edwards had a bye in round seven of the womens pairs.

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Good stuff team!!! Keep it up!

Well done

Well done Shan

Conditions not making it comfortable for any concerned in any discipline

Stunning stuff well done team nz

Great stuff lads and lassies

Is that Aussie weather!!!!!

And if you want to see mr Forsyth in real life rinkside in Australia, he will be playing for my current club Taren point grade 1 along side mr bester (an Australian international)in the nsw state pennant finals next weekend at Forster bowls club up in the nsw north coast ๐Ÿ˜

Well done. So pleased for the team. A very good win. ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘

Wahoo, lets Go, this is great stuff from the Black Jacks!!

Great effort keep it going.

Nice work boys... Go girls!

Fantastic effort from the BlackJacks ..... well done ๐Ÿ™‚

Best of luck tomorrow.

Well done, especially to men’s fours, I know I’m not allowed to swear but four of the toughest bastards on the green. Keep fighting Team NZ!

Well Played N Z good luck for the next game ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿคž ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€. ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

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Re-cap on games from week one of the Asia Pacific Championships! See links below. We will be back live on Stuff.co.nz tomorrow from 11am. 

Womenโ€™s Singles quarter-finals โ€“ Jo Edwards v Canada. https://bit.ly/2KCkvmc 

Menโ€™s Pairs Semi-Finals โ€“ Gary Lawson and Shannon McIlroy v Malaysia. https://bit.ly/2KFgH3F

Womenโ€™s Fours Final โ€“ Wendy Jensen, Kirsten Edwards, Katelyn Inch and Val Smith v Malaysia.

Womenโ€™s Singles & Menโ€™s Pairs Final โ€“ Jo Edwards v Norfolk Island. https://bit.ly/2Xx5QyI

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Great ๐Ÿ™‚

Awesome Katelyn Inch this is wicked ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

Congratulations Katelyn

Well done Katelyn, a great achievement.

Congratulations Katelyn May you have many more caps.


Super star. Congrats๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ™Œ

Not sure who coaches NZ. Seem very disjointed for some reason. Even though i am Australian and obviously follow Australia i have an interest in some of New Zealands great

CONGRATULATIONS Katelyn Awesome Achievement. ๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒน ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐ŸŒŸ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Congratulations Katelyn. We here at Oxford are super proud of you. You sure have done N.Z proud ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ‘

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Going good man keep rocking

Way to go Shannon xx

Well done mate

Good honest interview. Good luck 2moro champ.

Awesome Shannon

keep up the good work shannon good luck

Well done my man ๐Ÿ’ž๐Ÿ˜˜

Keep going Shannon.

Awesome Shannon Good Luck ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€ ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป

Awesome stuff cuzzy.

Shot bro keep it up

Tried to get live stream today but only got one game which unfortunately was not one of the Kiwi games

Solid bro๐Ÿ™‚

Congratulations Shannon.

Awesome Shanz

Well done Shannon..supurb effort and great results. You guys are doing bowls proud.

Top of the class.

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Shannon McIlroy (pictured) has come from 15-3 down to beat Hong Kong 21-16 in the fifth round of the mens singles at the Asia Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast! Jo Edwards (skip) & Kirsten Edwards have suffered their first defeat in the womens pairs, losing 16-14 to Malaysia, Val Smith (skip), Katelyn Inch & Wendy Jensen have beaten PNG 22-12 in the womens triples and in the mens fours, Ali Forsyth (skip), Gary Lawson, Jamie Hill & Mike Kernaghan have beaten the USA 17-13.

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What a win .well done

Great stuff Shannon ! Onwards and upwards ! Kia kaha Ngati Porou !

Great to see the Asian countries holding their own against the world's best.

Awesome Shannon !!!

Well done Shannon.

Gritty win. Great work Shannon!

Well done all ๐Ÿ˜œ

Great win Shannon

Awesome Shannon

Awesome ,,

Awesome Shannon

What a comeback! It's a real head game

Awesome my man ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜˜

What a comeback Shannon!

Yes Shannon

Keep up the good work

Keep up the good work Shannon

Great come back Shannon, keep going guys an gals, super excited for the coming days ๐Ÿ˜€

Brilliant, good luck tomorrow

Bloody legend kapai Shanon, kiwi spirit never give up

Doing us proud,Neff.

Great going everyone

Awesome moko

Well done. Stay focused

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Two from three for the Blackjacks to start day two of week two of the Asia Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast! Shannon McIlroy has beaten Thailand 21-14 in the fourth round of the mens singles and Jo Edwards (skip) & Kirsten Edwards have run away with a 37-4 win over Niue to be four from four in the womens pairs. But Val Smith (skip), Katelyn Inch & Wendy Jensen (pictured) have lost 16-13 to India in round four of the womens triples. The mens four had a bye.

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Come on Blackjacks you can do it

Next one girls - new game. Kia kaha!

Keep up the good work you can do it ๐Ÿ˜€

You will do it go girls

No Problem, next game Katelyn & the girls. ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ€๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒน๐ŸŒน. ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ

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