757 Results for author: Garth Partridge

 Christeen Dalzell – remembered

 Christeen Dalzell, one of the centre’s most consistent women’s bowlers over the past decade, has passed away, losing a brave battle against cancer, aged 73.  Despite her illness, Christeen continued to play at a high level up until the past season or two, her uncomplaining courage winning her the admiration of all ... More

BNH Representative Squads – Quadrangular – Sunday 18 Feb 2024

Bowls North Harbour are delighted to announce the following Men’s and Women’s Premier and Prem Development teams that will be playing this Sunday, 18 March, in a Quad series vs Northland, Auckland and Counties Manukau.  The Men’s squad will be playing at Browns Bay Bowling Club and the Women’s squad at Mairangi ... More

Report – Birkenhead Good Home Open Womens Pairs – by Lindsay Knight

Trish Croot of Manly Bowling Club, accompanied by promising Auckland and Bowls NZ High Performance Development squad player Kimberley Hemmingway, won this season’s Good Home Birkenhead Womens Pairs at the weekend. In a close final Trish and Kimberly beat Takapuna’s Japan international Keiko Kurohara and Judi ... More

Results – The Grove Orewa, BNH Mens Championship Fours – report by Lindsay Knight.

Helensville, the club which has won everyone’s admiration for consistently boxing above its weight, added to a fine centre record by winning the men’s championship fours title at the weekend. In Sunday’s final at a windswept Takapuna, they won a thrilling final against the spirited and gallant opposition of a ... More

The Grove Orewa, BNH Men’s Championship Fours, CoP, Draw & Results Link

Here is the link to The Grove Orewa, BNH Men's Championship Fours to be played this coming weekend, 10th & 11th February 2024 2024021011Mens Fours Results link Sunday 11th February is finals day at Takapuna. The quarter-final draw is:   More

Report – Carpet Mill Men’s Pairs – Birkenhead – by Lindsay Knight

In the other major tournament at the weekend, the Carpet Mill Birkenhead men’s invitation pairs team from the Auckland centre took the major prizes.    The championship final, and with it first prize of $1600 went to Royal Oak’s Martin and Kevin Dixon, who beat noted greenkeeper Brendon Kelly, playing for Pringle ... More

Report – The Grove Orewa, BNH Women’s Fours by Lindsay Knight

       Mairangi Bay continued its excellent record in women’s centre events this season with the Sheryl Wellington-skipped combination winning The Grove Orewa, BNH Championship Fours and at the same time giving two of its players milestones to celebrate.  Sheryl skipped Jan Gledhill, Colleen Rice and Theresa ... More

Milford 5000 – report by Lindsay Knight

Birkenhead’s talented siblings, Millie and Chad Nathan, furthered their fine record at the Milford 5000 with an impressive win in the prestigious one-to-eight tournament at the weekend. With Will Tonga at lead, the Nathan triple was the only combination to be unbeaten in what was a cut-throat championship post-secti... More

The Grove Orewa, BNH Women’s Fours – CoP & Draw

The Grove Orewa BNH Women's Fours Championship is to be played at Manly on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th February 2024. Here is a link to the Conditions of Play and Draw. 2024020304 Womens Fours 15 On Saturday, play commences at 9:00 am and on Sunday post section play commences at 9:30 am. Update:  There is a minor ... More

Bowls North Harbour is on the Move

From 1 February 2024 the Bowls North Harbour office will be based at Sunnybrae Bowling Club, 9 Argus Place, Sunnybrae, Auckland.  Entry to the club is via Sunnybrae Road and not Porana Road.     Our phone number and all other contacts will remain the same. Office hours will remain flexible so it is ... More