Weekly Reminder – 21 December 2021

1. BNH NZ Masters 2022 – Entries have now officially closed and we are looking to have some good competition over the five days of play in February, 2022. There are a number of teams and players coming from all over New Zealand and they will be welcomed especially after the restricted entry into Auckland over the past few months.

Whilst the draws are currently being finalised we have a few vacancies in the fields which will mean byes having to be made in some events. However, the Committee would welcome any further entries to fill these gaps so if you can manage to enter a team in any of these events please email [email protected] immediately. Arrangements can be made to pay the entry fee subsequently to your entry being allotted to the draw.

The events are – Women 75+ Fours, Women 75+ Pairs, Women 60- 74 Pairs, Men 75+ Fours, Mixed 75+ Pairs, and Mixed 60-74 Pairs.

2. Entries open for forthcoming events – A reminder for clubs and persons entering BNH competitions to check the entry conditions for the event on the entry platform, on the website, as entries are being made.

All entrants must be double vaccinated by the entry closing date for the event entered.

1-5 years Interclub – CLOSING DATE THIS FRIDAY – Entries close on Friday 24 December 2021 for playing dates 8/9 January 2022. Entry fee $100 per side.

Women’s Interclub 7’s – Entries close on Friday 7 January 2022 for playing dates 22/23 January 2022. Entry fee $100 per side.

Men’s Interclub 7’s – Entries close on Friday 28 January 2022 for playing dates 12/13 February & 12 March 2022. Entry fee $100 per side.

Women’s Centre Triples – Entries close on Friday 4 February 2022 for playing dates 19/20 February 2022. Entry fee $75 per team.

Men’s Centre Singles – Entries close on Friday 4 February 2022 for playing dates 19/20 February 2022. Entry fee $25 per
player .

3. BNH Umpires Association Tournament – The next Umpires’ Association hosted tournament will be on Friday 14 January, 2022, at Birkenhead Bowling Club sponsored by Emmie Swart Ltd. It is an open any combination triples day and commences at 9.30am. These are popular tournaments and entries should be made early by email to Garry Moverley – [email protected]

4. Seasons Greetings – The Board of Bowls North Harbour wish all members seasons greetings as they prepare to celebrate the Christmas season after a disruptive year and we look forward to better things going into 2022 with no more cancellation of events. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all.

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