Bowls Canada Boulingrin has officially announced that Saturday, June 4th, 2022 will mark the 6th annual National Bowls Day in Canada. National Bowls Day is an opportunity for clubs to raise their profile within the community and attract new participants to the sport and their programs. View the press release for more details and the perks of registering your club for the 2022 celebrations here: https://bowlscanada.com/.../official-date-announced.../...
Congratulations to both the Dartmouth Lawn Bowls Club and Wanderers Lawn Bowling Club on completing the first two stages of the Belonging in Bowls Program! The program is a great way for clubs to benefit from national best practices (currently beginning in Safe Sport but expanding in the future to many different sides of club operations). For completing the program, Dartmouth and Wanderers receive some great marketing benefits to promote their clubs going into 2022 from Bowls Canada Boulingrin. Want to learn more? Message us (via our Marketing and PR Chair John Siteman) or contact BCB to get started! https://bowlscanada.com/.../programs.../belonging-in-bowls/
At yesterday’s Fall General Meeting, the delegates officially elected our Board of Directors for the 2021-22 term! Please welcome our new Board of Directors:
President- Cameron LeFresne
Vice President- Jackie Foster
Treasurer- Janet Kelly
Past President/Coaching- Kathy Myketyn
Provincial Match- Braeden Campbell
Greens- Don Murchy
Marketing and Public Relations- John Siteman
Provincial Liaison- Ann Marie Siteman
Junior Development- Lena Cameron
Head Official (Updated- February 2022)- Paul Knox
We are still searching for volunteers to step up for any of our three vacant positions (Secretary and Trophies). If you are interested in serving in any of these capacities- feel free to reach out to any LBNS Board Member for more details.
It was a fun day yesterday at the Bedford Lawn Bowls Club for the final scheduled event of the 2021 season- the Late Owl Mixed Fours! The tournament had teams competing in the event playing 6 Games throughout the day (2 Games of fours and 4 Games of Pairs). Congratulations to the team of Cameron LeFresne, Lindsay LeFresne, Luke Gouthro and Lena Cameron who captured this year’s title. Thanks to Bedford for hosting the event as a great conclusion to the 2021 competitive season here in Nova Scotia.
1st Place- Cameron LeFresne, Lindsay LeFresne, Luke Guthro, Lena Cameron (5-1)
2nd Place- Braeden Campbell, Tammy Foster-Veinot, Jackie Foster, Liam Campbell (5-1)
3rd Place- Milton Graves, Wendy Gurney, Donald Meade, Debra Meade (5-1)
4th Place- Doug McLearn, Carolyn Reeves, Peter Boudreau, Betty MacAlpine (5-1)
Lawn Bowls Nova Scotia is the Provincial Sport Organization responsible for Lawn Bowls (both indoor and outdoor) in Nova Scotia.