Bowral trio claims top bowls honour

GRINNERS: Enid Brown, Ervy Richetti and Elaine Jones with the 2017 Bert Swan Trophy at Bowral Bowling Club. Photo: Contributed
GRINNERS: Enid Brown, Ervy Richetti and Elaine Jones with the 2017 Bert Swan Trophy at Bowral Bowling Club. Photo: Contributed

The Bowral Women’s Bowling Club recently held the last of the Trophy Days for the year.

Lawn bowls players Enid Brown, Ervy Richetti and Elaine Jones claimed the Bert Swan trophy for 2017.

With a +17 margin, the ladies romped home with Brian Porter’s team hot on their heels coming second Bert Swan was a member of the Men’s Club for over 34 years, and spent quite a few years as club secretary.

When he died, he bequeathed five hundred pounds to the ladies club, part of which was spent on the trophy which the ladies still play for today. 

Women’s bowls is every Tuesday and Thursday from 9.30am for 10.00am start.

Mixed bowls are held on the third Sunday each month starting at 1.00pm and also on the fourth Thursday each month, 9.30am for 10.00am start.

Social, competition and mixed games for club or district level. Beginners are always welcome.

Call Bowral Bowling Club on 4861 1320 for more information.