Ringwood Bowling Club

A friendly club on the fringe of the New Forest, close to Bournemouth

More good things to report on this week, in chronological order.

With Mel Barrett back to full fitness, the remaining Club Singles Finals were played this week.

On Tuesday Mel came up against Dan Cookman who was in fine form for the Men's Singles. Congratulations to Dan who is this years Men's Club Champion, winning by 22 shots to 9.

The following day, Mel came up against Derrick Fulker in the Club Handicap Singles Final. After being behind for most of the game, Mel rallied in the last 3 of he 24 ends to take the title by 21 shots to 16. Congratulations to Mel.

The last Club Final to be resolved was played on the Thursday. Congratulations to Jenny Blake and Ted Huggins, who led all the way against Maureen Huggins and Mark Brocklebank, to win the Two Wood Pairs by 18 shots to 9.


The second NFBA event, League Trophies Finals Day, was held at Ringwood on Saturday.

Congratulations and well done to our Men's 1st Team who lifted the Presidents Trophy again with a convincing 59 shot win over Braeside. Winning three rinks, the final shots score was 96 - 37.

You can view the photo's of the winners and runners up, with their trophies, from both of the NFBA Finals events, held at Ringwood, by clicking HERE. (scroll up and down to view all). 


On Sunday morning the, all Ringwood, B&DBA Triples Final took place at Meyrick Park. Congratulations and well played to Ted Huggins, Richard Thomas & Dan Cookman who defeated Geoff Bell, Derick Faulkner & Derrick Fulker by 25 - 11.


Coming Up Next Week

Wednesday 15th September. Autumn Triples Final. F.Senior, C.Pentelow, D.Dalrymple versus A.Boyt, S.Wyatt or C.Dalrymple (sub), B.Harrington. 2.00pm start.

Saturday 18th September. Bowls Hampshire Two Wood Triples Final at Southbourne Bowling Club. 1.00pm Semi Finals. 3.00pm Final. (Featuring Alexandra versus Ringwood - Derick Faulkner, Derrick Fulker and Steve Van Wyk.