Weekly Report January 05

Who would ever have imagined that during the Christmas and New Year break from our normal bowls activities, our country would experience such devastating times. Everyone seems to have family or friends threatened in some way by the unpredictable might of the bushfires. We, at YMGCR, extend our best wishes to everyone in those areas, and join with the rest of the community to thank the Fire Brigades and support workers who are helping bring the situation under control.

Club Events

Ladies Singles Championship … Congratulations to 2019-20 Champion, Anne Miles, who will now represent YMGCR in the Ovens and Murray Champion of Champions. The Runner Up this year was Robyn Moore.

Men’s 21 Up … A reminder that this event begins on Thursday, 9th January from 3.00pm. Entries close Wednesday, 8th January at 3.00pm.

Expressions of Interest for several events, both Men and Ladies, are advertised on the Notice Board.

Medical Update

Greg Green is progressing well. He is at home, and the medical team are pleased with his recovery following his operation. He is now mobile and enjoying modified food. Our best wishes, Greg.

Barefoot Bowls

The Barefoot Bowls Annual Charity Challenge is fast approaching. Teams entering for 2020 are advised that registrations are being accepted by Peter Lidgerwood on 0409759, or Kerry Kinnane on 0419313683.  An Introductory Session for Registration and Coaching will be held on Tuesday, 12st January at 7.00pm, with the Challenge beginning on Tuesday, 28th January for a 5 week competition.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 8th … Men’s 3 Bowl Pairs

Thursday, January 9th … Ladies Social … 9.30am

                                            Men’s 21 Up … from 3.00pm

Saturday, January 11th … Weekend Pennant

Tuesday, January 14th … Midweek Pennant

Wednesday, January 15th … Men’s 2 Bowl Triples.


Good bowling and stay healthy.

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