updated 20th November
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PHOTOS FROM SPECIAL EVENTS AND TOUR MATCHES OVER THE PAST THREE YEARS OR SO CAN BE SEEN HERE
BOWLS ALGARVE HAS SUSPENDED LEAGUE FIXTURES UNTIL AT LEAST JANUARY
BUT WE ARE OPEN! FOR THE TIME BEING ANYWAY.
A few pictures from the Balaia v Albufeira 'Super Sixes' match Thursday 12th November.
There are restrictions on numbers as we can use only three rinks. Maximum permitted to play is eighteen (18).
We will keep track of who attends roll-ups, just in case.
We are therefore asking members AND visitors to book a spot in advance. This MUST be done by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
THIS EMAIL ADDRESS IS ONLY TO BE USED FOR BOOKING ROLL-UPS. ALL OTHER GAMES MUST BE BOOKED VIA GOLF RECEPTION
Members will have access to the equipment shed for scoreboards, pushers, mats and woods. Shoes will NOT be available.
Changing rooms, lockers and showers remain out of bounds.
It has been agreed with our hosts Balaia Golf Village that all users accept that they use the facilities at their own risk.
You are all well aware of 'social distancing' and everything else that must now be taken into consideration
Sanitising liquids are available if you don't have your own.
ROLL UPS WILL BEGIN AT 11.00am finishing at around 1.15pm.
PLEASE ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 1045 SO THAT WE CAN GET ORGANISED, BEGIN ON TIME AND MAKE THE MOST OF THE TIME
All arrangements are subject to continuous review. If you need a scorecard you can print one from here.
Committee members met with a representative of the children's home
'A Gaivota' to confirm our support to the tune of €1600 raised at
various events over the winter. Action had to be delayed over the
The money will be mainly used to pay dental bills not covered by the Health Service.
Almost all sell-out! To be held at the Boliqueime Inn. Contact Pauline Denyer Social Secretary for more information. Email here.
This was held on Friday September 4th. A new committee
was elected. Details here.
However, there were no nominations for Chairman or Treasurer.
Peter Moss accepted the rôle of Chairman, Ian Maddison subsequently accepted the rôle of Treasurer and Pauline Denyer the rôle of Social Secretary.
Presentations were made to the winners of the club competitions.
All visiting sides due in October were cancelled.
We have currently five touring games scheduled for Spring
2021 and two for the autumn. We hope that more will be added once life returns to something like normal.
Eight teams took part.
Congratulations to winners Janice Hartley and Clarke
Splendid evening at Restaurante Mato à Vista near Paderne especially when Santa Claus came with his sack! Click a picture to see it full size.