Lawnbowling provincial champions moving on to the Nationals

The District 8 Senior Women Triples team in Lawnbowling won the Provincials Ontario Gold on July 26th and 27th in Burlington in four straight wins!

Ontario Lawn Bowls president Ken Simpson presents trophy to winning team of (L) Glenda Courtice, Saugeen Shores Club (Skip), Sandy Weatherall , Chesley Club (Vice) and Theresa Bester, Hanover Club (Lead)

The Dist. 8 Ladies Team that represented the area had to play the team of Barb Eaton (Walkerton club), Shirley Walker (Hanover) and Linda Stinson (Roselawn, Owen Sound) for two wins on July 26th and 27th in the District Playdowns. 

They now move on to compete in Calgary in September at the Lawn Bowling Nationals .

District 8 also sent a Men’s Rep team of Ken Martin (Hanover), Mike Givaldys (Roselawn,Owen Sound) and Jim Spence (Hanover) to the Provincials in Burlington, but they, unfortunately,  were eliminated on the first day.  The men had played two other Men’s teams from Dist. 8  to qualify for the Ontario event.