It's our 150th anniversary!
The bowling season is once again upon us and this year is a very special year for the club as we celebrate our 150th anniversary. Throughout the year there will be many activities to celebrate this fantastic achievement.
‘150th‘ Anniversary club tops are still available and we hope that all members will wear them with pride at friendlies and competitive games.
Welcome to Blairgowrie Bowling Club
Welcome to the web site of Blairgowrie Bowling Club.
We are a friendly and enthusiastic club that offers bowls for both ladies and men being either casual play through to competing nationally, including mixed matches and competitions.
We offer excellent coaching to new bowlers and encourage everyone to participate in the clubs many social activities.
Our club caters for all standards of bowlers and we are always keen to meet prospective new members. For all our contact details please click here.
Alternatively visit us at our green, we have free parking around our green. Our members will be happy to answer any questions.
We are not just a ‘bowling club’ but have many other activities going on throughout the bowling season and through the winter months. These include carpet bowls, darts, pool and dominos. We have also had a very successful ‘Wii’ day and hope to add more activities like this to our forthcoming itinerary. Check out our activities here.
Please browse our web site, we hope this will introduce you to the Blairgowrie Bowling Club.
[ From L-R: Mary Greenaway, Elspeth Campbell, Sheila Beedie & Elizabeth Reid (skip) ]
Well done our ladies rink that played at Ayr. Unfortunately we were beaten in the quarter finals by the team who were runners up in the Final.
It is a slightly different team to the one that won the District Final as Pat Lockerbie was on holiday and Mary Greenaway stepped in.
Invitation Pairs (Sponsored by Proctor Group) played on Saturday 2 July. Thanks to all who played and supported the event
Semi Finals: B. Falconer & E. Turpie (Blairgowrie) 5 v M.Rose & M. McMaster (Almond Valley) 2 ; Brogan & C.Kinnear (Rattray) 3 v E.Moran & S.Coleman (Muirhead & Birkhill) 4
Final: B.Falconer & E. Turpie 7 v E.Moran & S.Coleman 5 (after extra end!)
Winners – [ From L-R: Evelyn Turpie & Babs Falconer ]
[ From L-R: Babs Falconer, Evelyn Turpie, (winners), Elspeth Campbell (Ladies Past President), Iain Fairnington (Poctor Goup sponsers), Allison Fairnington , Sonia Coleman & Eileen Moran (runners-up) ]
They're off to Ayr!
[ From L-R: Elizabeth Reid (skip), Sheila Beedie, Elspeth Campbell & Pat Lockerbie ]
Congratulation to our ladies on winning the District 6 Bowls Scotland Ladies Fours Winners. On Sunday 3rd June at Aberfeldy they won a very close game against Inchture 19-18. They will now go on to represent the club at Ayr
Ladies Triples winners
[ From L-R : Betty Harper, Pat Howland (skip) & Mary Greenaway ]
The Ladies Triples were held on Sunday 8 July with the winning triple of Betty Harper, Pat Howland and Mary Greenaway overcoming the runners-up triple of Diane Cushnie, Lynda Robertson and Elizabeth Reid (skip) by 6 shots
[ From L-R : Jake Cockburn (skip), Elizabeth Reid & Peter Gordon ]
The Quaich was on Sunday 15 July. The winners were Elizabeth Read, Peter Gordon & Jake Cockburn (skip). Runners up were Sandy Cameron, Val Walker & Babs Falconer (skip).