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Day 2 of Competition Complete at Canadian Lawn Bowls Championships

Victoria, B.C.| August 15, 2017


Canada’s top bowlers battled it out on the greens of Juan de Fuca Lawn Bowling Club in Victoria BC for the second day of round robin play off the Canadian Lawn Bowls Championships.

 

Ontario continues to dominate in the Men’s disciplines with Ontario teams at the top of the standings in all three disciplines.  In Men’s Pairs the ON-A duo of Dave and Rob Steffen sit alone at the top of the leaderboard with a 4-0 record.  Men’s Triples has a tie for the top spot as three teams currently sit at 3-1:  ON-A: (Lyall Mix, Everett Zwiers, Scott Fisher), NS –A (Steve Ogden, Steven Bezanson, Mike Hadley) and NS-B; (Christopher Donnachie, Dale Kidd, Jim Granville).  In Men’s Fours ON-A (Gord Legacy, Martin Foxhall, Earle Friedman, David Llewellyn) and AB-A (Pat Bird, Lyall Adams, Francis Standen, Herman Cooper) are sharing the top spot as both have records of 4-0. 

 

In Women’s action, the NS-A Pair of Lena Cameron and Patti Granville are leading the standings as they are the only team to be at 4-0.  The ON-B Triples of Laila Hassan, Chrystal Shephard, and Helena Ho are alone at the top of the leader board with a record of 4-0. 


Women’s Fours BC-B (Mary Wright, Annie Mathie, Belle Chan, Anne Van Bastelaere) and NS A (Debbie Foster, Tammy Foster-Veinot, Lorraine Bezanson and Jackie Foster) are also sitting at a 4-0 record, tying up the leader board.


Live streaming is set to start at 9 am PST  at http://sportscanada.tv/bowlscanada/
Results and standing: http://www.bowlscanada.com/en/championship/2017champ_canadian.html
Photos can be found at http://bit.ly/2wOAFik


For more information, please contact:
Sarah Moss, Communications Coordinator, Bowls Canada Boulingrin
smoss@bowlscanada.com

About Bowls Canada Boulingrin
Bowls Canada Boulingrin (BCB) is the governing body responsible for lawn bowls in Canada.  The BCB mission is to advance the sport of bowls in Canada.  For more details on Bowls Canada Boulingrin and the sport of lawn bowls, visit www.bowlscanada.com.

About the 2017 Canadian Championships
The 2017 Canadian Lawn Bowling Championships are an annual outdoor championship that feature both men and women competing across three disciplines: pairs, triples and fours. They will be held at the Juan De Fuca Lawn Bowling Club in Victoria, British Columbia from August 14th to 19th, 2017.