Full green for mixed triples at RSA
The Shackletons Unichem Open at the Far North RSA earlier this month attracted full greens of 16 mixed triples teams from the Church Road, Houhora, Coopers Beach and host clubs.
Before prizegiving began, president, Ian Macnee thanked the sponsor for their generosity by noting they have backed this tournament for over 25 years. Thanks also went to the match committee, greenkeeper, the helpers in the kitchen and to Kath the timekeeper and raffle seller.
Sponsor Raewyn Taffe presented the prizes to the top placegetters who were, Marty Doak, Rob Paine and Reo King-Bennetts 31⁄2 wins, 23 ends, 39 points, 1, Kevin Briscoe, Stef Hildreth and Mavis Topia 31⁄2, 22, 34, 2, Barry Allison, Selwyn Hargreaves and Evelyn Bradley 21⁄2, 21, 48, 3.
The next tournament at the RSA will also represent the club’s official closing day for the summer season, being the Farmlands Triples, on Saturday, April 28. Entries to Selwyn Hargreaves 408-3098, (027)9779-637 or matchcon[email protected]a bowls.co.nz.
CLOSE-KNIT: Raewyn Taffe with Marty Doak, Rob Paine and Reo KingBennetts.