Rangatahi Bowls Postponed


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As a result of NZQA pushing back their NCEA exams by two weeks, we are unfortunately unable to run our National Rangatahi Championship on the 7th & 8th of December … Read More

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PLAYER OF THE YEAR (FEMALE)-VAL SMITH


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“The desire and passion I have to play for New Zealand is still right up there” – Val Smith At 56, Val Smith can sit back and look at her … Read More

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Unbiased with Miles Davis-Grant Nisbett


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Another week has rolled on by as we’re stuck in varying levels of lockdown. Don’t worry though, ‘Unbiased with Miles Davis’ is here to brighten your afternoon, as it does … Read More

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EMERGING PLAYER OF THE YEAR (MALE)-FINBAR MCGUIGAN


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BALANCE KEY TO SUCCESS FOR MCGUIGAN   You only have to look at Wellington’s Intercentre side last season to know there is some promising rising stars within the sport – … Read More

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EMERGING PLAYER OF THE YEAR (FEMALE)-NICOLE TOOMEY


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Nicole Toomey is the 2021 Bowls New Zealand Summerset Emerging Player of the Year (Female). Having come through the ranks, winning the Rangatahi Singles in 2012 and being selected to … Read More

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UMPIRE OF THE YEAR-DAYLE JACKSON


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When prominent Wellington Bowls identity Dayle Jackson first got the award notification, she thought there might have been some mistake. Jackson saw the email from Bowls New Zealand but wondered … Read More

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GREENKEEPER OF THE YEAR-ERIC ALLISON


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Eric Allison only became a greenkeeper after a chance conversation with a couple of mates – now he has been recognised as the best in the country. The Christchurch-based Allison … Read More

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Havelock North Bowling Club : ‘Losing the Quiet’


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Left to right : Peter Rochester, Faye Lacey, Dave Palmer, Brian Doyle Like the United States has the ‘twin cities’ of Minneapolis and Saint Paul in the state of Minnesota, … Read More

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CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR-BRYCE WYATT


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When Bryce Wyatt tells his wife he is heading down to the local bowling club, there is always a familiar retort. “She always says ‘You may as well take your … Read More

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COACH OF THE YEAR-GRAEME REES


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If coaching is the hardest job in sport, then Graeme Rees must love a challenge. Across all sports there’s a generally accepted truism that nothing happens without good coaches but … Read More

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