Heads Up – 16 September 2016
September 16 2016
Four-peat for Armed Vics
Meet Victorian bowls’ Dream Team.
Victoria’s Bowlers Arm team has posted an historic fourth successive national championship.
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Getting more women on the green
How do we get more women playing bowls?
Ballarat District Bowls Division wanted to find out, and held a forum recently at which this was the topic of conversation.
They’ve now got plenty of food for thought.
Victorian Over 60s teams named
State Singles champion Philip Thorn helps bolster the Victorian men’s team which will defend the Australian Senior Sides title in Perth next month.
Find out who’s in Victoria’s powerful men’s and women’s sides here.
Helping you play by the rules
Are you a bowler looking for some guidance with the Laws of the Sport, or information about umpiring and marking?
The Lawman is here to help. It’s a new feature in which some of the game’s most senior umpires and officials will offer advice to players, other umpires and markers.
CLUB IN FOCUS
50th anniversary of Master Pairs
Kyabram BC’s Victorian Country Master Pairs is a time-honoured event celebrating its Golden Anniversary this year.
Looking for a tournament? Bowls Victoria’s new interactive Club Upcoming Events Schedule has a big list of tournaments and dates all around the State, at a club near you.
A very special day at Dunolly
This club has honoured a well-known identity in Central Victorian bowls, naming a green after him on its 2016-17 Opening Day .
CASH FOR CLUBS
HOME OF VIC OPEN
Time’s running out for clubs to apply for up to $10,000 in VicHealth’s latest round of Active Club Grants.
Entries are now open for a unique event on the bowls calendar – Bowls Victoria’s International Day.
Greater Shepparton is the home of the Victorian Open. They’ve put together a new video highlighting the many great things the region has to offer. Watch it here.
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