2018 National Deaf Bowls Championship

by Team BV

Victoria has picked up four silver medals at the 2018 National Deaf Bowls Championships held in Wodonga. 

The Victorian men’s and women’s fours teams picked up silver medals, as did Les Mansergh (Heathmont) in the men’s singles and Robyn Larkin (Montmorency) in the women’s singles. 

Mansergh and Larkin were also part of their respective men’s and women’s fours teams. 


Victoria’s men’s fours team 

John Hughes (Sunbury) 

Paul Williams (Burwood District) 

Les Mansergh (Heathmont) 

Michael Barca (Bundoora RSL) 



First Round  – Victoria 10 lost to New South Wales A 15 
Second Round – Victoria 29 defeated New South Wales B Team  
Third Round – Victoria 20 defeated Queensland 9 



Victoria’s women’s fours team 

Robyn Larkin (Montmorency) 

Natasha Hogan (Birchip) 

Lyn Raeburn (Belmont) 

Maureen Prudden (Seymour) 



First Round – Victoria Bye. 
Second Round – Victoria 15 defeated New South Wales 10 
Third Round – Victoria 16 lost to Queensland 20