Achievements Connaught Bowls Club 2018
It has again been a very successful year for Connaught bowlers:
Men: Walthamstow & District Bowls Association:
Simon Shield - our men won the prestigious Walthamstow & District Simon Shield. 9 local clubs competed for it this year. It is a very large shield trophy so not sure where we are to display it yet!
Thursday 4’s – our ‘B’ team had a very good season finishing second in Division 3 and being promoted to Division 2 next season where they will play against our ‘A’ team.
Foresters League – for the third year running Connaught won the Forester’s trophy which was presented to us at a dinner attended by representatives from the nine participating clubs.
Ladies’: The Albert Ernstzen Shield – was won this year by our Ladies competing against 7 other clubs
The Colbert Cup – our Ladies won this prestigious trophy competing against 11 other clubs.
Mixed: Hospital Charity Triples – played between Connaught, Loughton, Buckhurst Hill and Woodford was won again this year by Connaught. Tim Mould, Maggie Dexter and Marilyn Trentham were our successful trio. A large amount of money is raised each year for local charities.
Walthamstow & District Mixed Triples League – our 2 teams came second in Pool A and won Pool B. Our Pool B winners lost in the final play off against Loughton – Irene McGuigan, James Hill & Sylvia Bloomfield. Other team members Janet Gray, Jackie Weiss and Melvin Grant.
Senior Singles – James Wilson (last 32)
Senior Pairs – James Wilson and Tim Mould (last 16)
Essex County Competitions:
Over 55’s Fours – Stuart Gibson, Larry Stone, James Wilson and Tim Mould (runners-up in the final)
Walthamstow & District Competitions:
Champion of Champions - James Wilson (runner-up in the final)
Over 55’s Singles - James Wilson (runner-up in the final)
Men’s Fours – Tim Mould, Melvin Grant, Mark Townsend and Brian Fabbri (runners-up in the final)
Veterans – Roy Lott (runner-up in the final)
Well done to all those who took park in these competitions this season.