Message from the Chairman – November 2018

Premier Leagues 2018

Congratulation to our men and ladies bowler’s achievements in the Premier Leagues 2018.  The men’s A Team did well in all games and got the Champion in Division One.  The last year when we had won this Champion was in 2006.

Our ladies bowlers continue to perform well in the Premier Leagues.  The A Team won the Runner-up in Division one and our Ladies B Team got the Champion in Division Two and promote to Division One next year.


Triples League 2018

We have entered 6 teams for the men and 4 teams for the ladies in the coming Triples League 2018.  The first game will start on 15th December 2018.


Hong Kong Football Club Classic Mixed Fours 2018

The Hong Kong Football Club Classic Mixed Fours 2018 will be staged at both the Indoor and Outdoor Green on 7th and 8th November 2018.  The semi-final and final of the Tournament will play in the afternoon of 8th November 2018.  Section members are welcome to watch the games and share the joyful moment with us.


End of Season Party cum HKFC Classic Mixed Fours Prizes Presentation Night

The End of Season Party of the Lawn Bowls Section will be held on     Sunday, 11th November 2018 at the Happy Valley Suite to mark the finish of the Premier League 2018.  The party will combine with the Hong Kong Football Club Classic Mixed Fours 2018 Prizes Presentation Night.  A lavish subsidized buffet dinner will be offered.  There will be prize presentation for section’s competitions and Classic Mixed Fours, lucky draw and live music that night.  Please be reminded that the reception will start at 6:15pm and the party will start at 7:00 pm.


Hong Kong International Bowls Classic 2018

The HKLBA will be hosting the Hong Kong International Bowls Classic 2018 between 10 November and 18 November 2018.  The Lawn Bowls Section, HKFC has been invited to co-organize this tournament by providing following facilities for this event.  6 rinks at the Outdoor Green from 9 to 17 November 2018 will be provided to hold the Classic Singles and Classic Pairs.  The using schedule is as follows:

9.11.18 (Fri)      0900-1800        Practice for Classic Players

10.11.18 (Sat)     0900-1800           HK Classic Singles 2018

12.11.18 (Mon)    1500-2200           HK Classic Pairs 2018

13.11.18 (Tue)      1200-2200           HK Classic Pairs 2018

15.11.18 (Thur)    1500-2200           HK Classic Pairs 2018

16.11.18 (Fri)                1200-2200           HK Classic Pairs 2018

17.11.18 (Sat)       0900-1200           HK Classic Pairs 2018


Close of Outdoor Green for maintenance

The Outdoor Green will close for maintenance on Monday 19th November 2018 and will open on Tuesday 4th December 2018.  We have observed that there is influence for some of the National Games.  Section Members if you wish to use the Outdoor Green as your home green you have to re-schedule your games.  The following dates can be used before the closing of the Outdoor Green.

17.11.18 (Sat)    1300- 1800

18.11.18 (Sun)     1000-1800

In case of using the public green as your home green for the National games you can claim back the green fees from our Treasurer with your receipt.

You can change to Indoor Green for Novice Pairs or 242 provided that your opponents agree.


Johnny TSANG,

Chairman, Lawn Bowls Section

6th November 2018