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Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club
Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad and Avalon

GRAN ALACANT MIXED RINKS
Between 12th and 15th September the Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club are hosting their annual four day Gran Alacant Mixed Rinks bowling event at the bowling green in Gran Alacant. We anticipate ninety six players will be taking part and the event will end on the afternoon of Friday 15th September when the finals are played. Everyone is welcome to come along to watch players from all over the Costa Blanca complete for the trophy. Play will be on each day from about 10am until 4pm. On the first day Tuesday September 12th there will be a cake stall which has been very popular in the past, so be there early to avoid disappointment. Other social events will be staged during the week so look out for information on the Monte Mar Website.

For further information about Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club check out our website  www.montemarbowls.com or email us at info@montemarbowls.com.

 

Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club

Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad and Avalon

 

CHICKEN RUN
Sunday 25th June

The monthly chicken run was once again a great success. Over thirty members attended. The competition is normally held the last Sunday of the month.

VCL LORDS
Wednesday 28th June
Monte Mar Lords v San Miguel Deputies
Away at San Miguel it was a tough match. We only managed to win on one rink and draw on one rink. Well done to the winning and drawing rink.
Shots Monte Mar 98 – 115 San Miguel.
Points Monte Mar 3 – 11 San Miguel.
It was the last match of the season, thank you to all the members who played.

GRAN ALACANT MIXED OPEN
The mixed open will commence 12th September, with a practice session on 11th September. The cake stall is being held on the first day 12th September.

VALENCIA TRIP
A trip to Valencia and Peniscola is taking place from 16th September until 19th September.

La Zenia Trip
After the success of the last shopping trip to La Zenia the social committee have organized another trip on 14th November. Details to be found on the notice board at the Bowls Club.
Anyone interested in playing bowls or just joining as a social member please contact our membership secretary Les Bounds. Telephone number 966699130.

For further information about Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club check out our website  www.montemarbowls.com or email us at info@montemarbowls.com

 

Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club

Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad and Avalon

 

PRESIDENTS CUP
June 17th – 19th
The presidents cup took place at Quesada. It was a two wood trips competition held over three days. The team from Monte Mar of Ronnie Cairns, June Young and Val Hignet reached the final on the Monday. Ronnie had a meeting so Howie Williams stood in for him. A big thank you to Howie for helping Ronnie out. The final was great to watch, some very good bowling from both teams. Monte Mar lost the game.

VCL LEAGUE
WEDNESDAY JUNE 21st
MONTE MAR LORDS V LA SIESTA
A good result at La Siesta winning on four rinks and drawing on one. Well done to Alan Ashberry (mens singles) Babs Caiger (Ladies singles) Denise Ashberry and Bill Young (mixed Pairs) Rowena Good,John Caiger, Harry Dobson and skip Val Hignett. And the drawing rink Sheila Roberts, Mike Farrelly and skip Dave Melville.
Shots Monte Mar 104 – 99 La Siesta.
Points Monte Mar 11 – 3 La Siesta.

HURRICAN DIVISION
MONTE MAR TORROS V GREENLANDS GLADIATORS
FRIDAY JUNE 23rd
The Torros were up against Greenlands Gladiators away. We managed to win on three rinks but lost on shots. Well done to the three winning rinks.
Shots Monte Mar Torros 95 – 104 Greenlands Gladiators.
Points Monte Mar Torros 6 – 8 Greenlands Gladiators.

VCL LEAGUE
WEDNESDAY JUNE 28th
MONTE MAR LORDS V SAN MIGUEL
Last match away to San Miguel only managed a win on one rink and a draw on one rink. Well done to the winning rink of Rowena Good, John Caiger, Harry Dobson and skip Val Hignett, and the drawing rink of Denise Ashberry and Bill Young.
Shots Monte Mar Lords 98 – 115 San Miguel.
Points Monte Mar 3 – 11 San Miguel.

For further information about Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club check out our website  www.montemarbowls.com or email us at info@montemarbowls.com

 

Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club

Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad and Avalon

SUNDAY LUNCH AT LA COVA
Sunday June 11th
Fifty nine bowling and social members attended a lunch at La Cova in El Campello. The lunch was booked for 2.30 but the members wanted to have a stroll along the sea front so we left Monte Mar at 12.30. The food was delicious and the drinks flowed freely. Once again a good time was had by all. A big thank you to the social committee.

VCL LEAGUE
WEDNESDAY JUNE 14TH
MONTE MAR LORDS V GREENLANDS
Another hard fought match against Greenlands, winning on two rinks and drawing
on one. Well done to Alan Ashberry (singles) Wendy Sheridan, June Young, Joe Ridley and skip Dianne Ridley and the drawing rink Ronnie Cairns, Mike Farrelly and skip Dave Melville.
Shots Monte Mar 96 – 110 Greenlands. Points Monte Mar 5 – 9 Greenlands.

MONTE MAR TORROS V VISTABELLA GREENERS
FRIDAY JUNE 16th
A remarkable result as we were winning on four rinks with three ends to go. At the end of the match the one winning rink was Denise Ashberry, June Young and skip Alan Ashberry well done.
Shots Monte Mar 107 – 111 Vistabella. Points Monte Mar 2 – 12 Vistabella.

For further information about Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club check out our website  www.montemarbowls.com or email us at info@montemarbowls.com.

 

Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club

Sponsored by The Belfry, The Pub, Bowling Abroad and Avalon

Monte Mar Torros v La Marina Pilots
Friday June 2nd

A very competitive and enjoyable match against our near neighbours La Marina Pilots. The teams shared the rinks with both teams winning on three rinks with the Pilots winning on shots. Shots Torros 97 – 101 Pilots. Points Torros 6 – 8 Pilots. Well done to our winning rinks, Sue Bounds, Joan Harding and skip Graham Smyth. Keith Simpson, Leslie Jones and skip Dave Melville. Harry Dobson, Mike Farrelly and skip Bill Young.

La Siesta Open Bowls Competition
Saturday – Monday June 3rd – 5th
For the second year running Monte Mar Bowls Club were successful in winning the three day La Siesta mixed trip competition. The team consisted of Jean and Rod Chamberlain, Skip Bill Young. After winning all their group games they came up against another Monte Mar team in the semi-finals, Ronnie Cairns, June Young and Skip Dave Melville. It was a close fought game but Jean, Rod and Bill were the winners and then they had to play one of La Siesta’s strongest teams in the final. La Siesta needed two to draw on the last end, thy were holding two but Bill Young with his last wood drew the shot to win the competition. Well done to Monte Mar.

For further information about Monte Mar Bowls and Social Club check out our website www.montemarbowls.com or email us at info@montemarbowls.com.