Wey Valley win the English Indoor Bowls Associations Fantastic Fives Title!
Wey Valley have won the 2019 English Indoor Bowls Association Fantastic Fives. This year was the first time Wey Valley have entered the competition and almost broke a competition record by winning all but one match in the round robin group format for the national final, held at Kempston Park on the 15th September 2019.
Wey Valley beat Colchester and Melton Mowbray in all 4 disciplines, before winning 3 out of 4 vs Clarrie Dunbar to take home the title.
The Wey Valley team on the day was:
Singles: James Bruder
Pairs: Maureen Hill & James Bruder
Triples: Helen Newell, Andy Hatto & Daniel Morris
Fours: Maureen Hill, Helen Newell, Andy Hatto & Daniel Morris
Rest of squad for the season: Andrew Vernoum, Barbara Crooke, Duncan Heard, Chris Maguire, Patti Maguire, Jo Clarke, Paul Vamvacopolous
Format for the final was for all 4 teams to play each other with 2 points for each discipline:
Singles – 10 ends
Pairs – 8 ends
Triples – 8 ends
Fours – 6 ends
The 2019-2020 season is nearly here, EIBA and county competitions draws are out and we are looking forward to the new season. Please contact us for any information or for anyone wanting to try bowls.
Wey Valley Open Days 28-29 September 10-2pm all welcome
Car Parking order now in place
Car parking machines went live in July 2019. All members and visitors will need to get a parking pass from the machines to avoid any parking tickets. The first four hours parking is free. Any members or visitors staying for longer can get day passes from inside the club. Any questions about parking please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Club competition entry forms are available to download on the competition page. Closing date is 18th October.