Presentation to Salvation Army
Sandi & Pat present a cheque for $500 to Major Rolf Guenther. This sum was part of the proceeds earned by PLBC members while acting as Beachfest Goodwill Ambassadors in July/August.
Wind-up Tournament &Club Awards , October 2 2010
Mens Triples Winners - Mick Rix, Bill Mills, Ken Bucyk
Mixed Triples Winners - Anita Wood, Dave Agar (& Tom Pellow)
Mixed Pairs Winners - Lucille Picard (& Gary Robinson)
Mens Novice Winner - Jim Paterson
Ladies Novice Winner - Doreen Nordentoft
Ladies SinglesWinner - Sandi Mitchell
Tuesday Evening Mixed Pairs League Winners - Lynn Chwartacki (& Dave Robinson)
Ladies Pairs MacNaughton League Winners - Sandi Mitchell & Jan MacNaughton
Mens Pairs MacNaughton League Winners- Jim Muir (& Oliver Fabris)
Mens Weekly Draw Winner - Dave Agar
Ladies Weekly Draw Winner - Doreen Nordentoft
Pink Day Ladies trophy
Wind-up Tourney Winners Early Draw- Keith Terlson, Kate Mannister, Praiwan Davis
Wind-up Tourney WinnersLate Draw - Pat Kelly, Francine Brunskill, Kathie Murphy
Zone Ladies Novice Winner - Doreen Nordentoft
Zone Mixed PairsWinners - Lynn Chwartacki (& Dave Robinson)
Getting the green ready for winter, October 4
Photos of club members preparing the green for winter under Jack's watchful eye.
Winners - Courtenay's Vern Greenhill's Team
Second - Rick Quibell's team from Nanaimo
Third - Peter, Aileen (and Gil)
Zones SinglesChampionship, Sep. 4 & 5
Gold medal novice ladies - Doreen NordentoftCc
ClubMens and Ladies Singles August 19, 20
Ladies Winner - Sandi Mitchell
Sandi and runner-up Olga Quinlan
Mens Winner - John Schofield
John with runner-up Mick Banks
Following are some "action" shots taken during the competition
Shades of Pink/Ladies Day August 18
The following photos include some shocking images; viewer discretion is advised.
The flag has been hoisted
The hog (line) is suitably attired
Organizer-in-chief, Janys, declares all is ready
Umpire Jim receives support from Flo prior to going on public display
The briefing. Yes, Linda is going to bowl.
Wow, look at those heads!
Rick and Umpire Jim casting a critical eye over the proceedings
End of the game before lunch
Meanwhile, Ken, Art and Pat have been sweating it out in the kitchen preparing lunch
Art explaining to Pat that what he has in his hand is a frozen haggis, and that no, it cannot be used as a substitute for a jack
Lunch is served ladies
Chilled champas for all (the waiter needs to change his shirt for next year - see last year's photos!)
Some group shots of the ladies, winners and those just having a good time
The group, having been well-fed and watered.
Club Mens & Ladies Triples, August 14 & 15
Ladies winners - Gloria Davies, Dianne Proctor and Susan Paterson
Ladies, second - Diana Olenick, Sandi Mitchell, Frankie Stemmler
Ladies, third - Ellyn Bass, Debbie Lawrence and Julie Campbell
Mens, winners - Mick Rix, Bill Mills and Ken Bucyk
Mens, second - Ken Olenick, Art Ferguson and Geoff Holland
Mens, third - Laurence Cotgrove, John Schofield and Jim Paterson
All the winners
Cheerleaders trying to urge their teams, against insurmountable odds,to victory in the mens versus ladies 3-ender finale.
Guess who won?
Powell River Mixed Triples, August 11&12.
Winners - Art Ferguson, Dave & Pat Muir. This picture was NOT taken in 1910.
Grounds maintenance crew.
Following are some candid shots of some of the club's members hard at work (or taking a well-earned break) on the new landscaping on August 9.
Club Novice Singles, August 3 and 4
The 2010 novices rarin' to get bowling.
And the Ladies winner is.........Doreen Nordentoft
Doreen with runner-up Cheryl Baker
Mens winner, Jim Paterson receives trophy from Sandi
Jim with runner-up Ken Olenick
The two 2010 winners, Doreen and Jim
Some action shots
Mike Mergens makes "thank you" presentation on behalf of all novices to Gary and all other coaches/volunteers
Appreciation/thank youpicture (designed by Cheryl Baker)presented by novices
PLBC Open Mens & Ladies Triples July 31 & August 1
Ladies,Group A,First - Qualicum's Pam Coward, Helena Poland and Margaret Clow
Ladies Group A, Second- Team Nanaimo
Ladies Group A, Third - Markie, Gloria & Sandi
Ladies Group B, First - Port Alberni's Ann Grist, Robin Forrest and Elaine Van Kooten.
Ladies Group B, Second - Gwen, Pat & Sharon
Ladies Group C,First - Kay MacIntyre team, Qualicum.
LadiesGroupA, Fourth- Irene Whitehouse, Pat Cutt and Melie Ursalum.
Mens Group A,First- Gil, Peter & Rick
Mens Group A, Second - Nanaimo's Rick Quibell, Keith McMann and George Gibson.
Mens Group A, Third - Qualicum's Joe Randazzo team.
Mens Group A,Fourth - Port Alberni's Larry Laatonen team.
Mens Group B, First - Courtenay's Vern Greenhill's team.
Mens Group B, Second - Qualicum's Gavin Reid team.
Mens Group C, First - Alan, Mick and Dana
PLBC volunteers at the Beachfest
Bev and Aileendiscussingpros and consof 5-9pm shift.
Julie and Sheila checking the guest books for any Scots.
Joe "the casual clicker master" on the job
Some of the exhibits
Club Mixed Triples - July 17,18.
Overall and early draw winners - Tom Pellow, Anita Woods, David Agar
Second, early draw - Dorothy Johnson, Keith Baker, Aileen Fabris
Third, early draw - Gerry Murphy, Clare Atchison, Harry Yamamoto/Keith Mannister
Winners, late draw - Gwen Kelly, Keith Smith, (Roberta Ireland)
Port Alberni Pairs, July 14th & 15th
Ladies Winners - Gwen and Pat
Some of the other Ladies Pairs contestants
Parksville Open Mixed Pairs - July 9,10,11
Group A - Winners - Duncan Burke& Gloria Wilcox
Group A - Second - Dave Cole & Margaret Soothill
Group A - Third - Keith McMann & Margaret Coleman (Nanaimo)
Group A - Fourth - Rick Quibell & Kathleen Sherrie (Nanaimo)
Group B - Winners - Vern Greenhill & Melie Ursulum
GroupB - Second - Dave Muir & Kate Wilson (Nanaimo)
Group C - Winners - Bill Roos & Mary Prade (Nanaimo)
Group C - Second - Art & Jeanette Ferguson
Group D - Winners - Gary Robinson & Lynne Chwartacki
Group D - Second - Pat & Gwen Kelly
Tenderfoot Triples - July3
Winners - Sandra Metcalfe, Emily Lawson & Ed Brice (Nanaimo)
Second - Tom Renton's team from Nanaimo
Fourth-Brian Michell, Susan Paterson, Brenda Jarvis
Fifth- Jim Paterson, Roberta Ireland, Londie Hayes
Canada Day July 1 2010
QualicumMens & Ladies Triples June 26/27
Ladies A - 1st. Sandi Mitchell, Gloria Wilcox, Brenda Edwards
Mens B - 1st. Dave Muir, Bill Mills, Art Ferguson
Mens B - 2nd. Stu McNaughton, Alan Brunskill, Mick Banks
Mens C -1st. Rick Dolley, Peter Z, Wayne Edwards, (Gil Simpson).
Courtney Challenge June 25
Let the games begin
Seasoil Classic June 11-13 2010
Winners Group A - Dana Atchison, Gary Robinson, Michael Leung
Second place Group A -Team Hirendra Bhartu
Winners Group B - Oliver Fabris, Stu MacNaughton, Jim Muir
Second Place Group B - (John Wilson), Tom Mackintosh, Joe Randazzo, Wayne King.
Special presentation to Group B winners from Henselite rep Lynne Chwartacki
Early rounds action
50th Wedding Anniversary, June 5 2010
Geoff and Anne Holland, with Anobelle. See newspaper article
15th Anniversary Celebration May 31 2010
Members and guests arrive
Awaiting the start of the ceremonies
Bob Benton and George Richardson reminisce
Master of Ceremonies Bert Earnshaw
President Sandi Mitchell and Past-President Ben Thomas
Roy McBride, Bob Benton and George Richardson
Former Presidents Eldon Roe and Tom Pellow
Members' tributes and stories from Isobel, Joan and Martha
Sandi unveils a plaque
Peter and Carol lead the singing of the club song
Bowlympics ,May 24 2010
Kick-off Tournament May 1 2010
First, early draw - Jim Muir, (Dennis Cassidy), Kathe Stewart
First, late draw - Gloria Wilcox, (Eldon Roe), Ken Bucyk
2nd, early draw - Clive Arthorne, (Gil Simpson), Edna Helyer
2nd, late draw - Keith Smith, Nicky Gardner, Harry Yamamoto
3rd, early draw -( Dave Muir), Kathleen Arthorne/(Aileen Fabris, Ruby Bishop-Ryan)
3rd, late draw - Dianne Proctor, John Schofield, Roberta Ireland
Kitchen Staff - Dianne, Ken, Carol
Gloria Wilcox receiving the Volunteer of the Year award for our Zone from BC Bowls President Jim Aitken on 10th April 2010.
Joe and Julie Campell celebrate 50th wedding anniversary in Maui,6 February.