Bowling

 

INDOOR BOWLING

Social Mixed indoor bowling is played on Monday evenings (7.30-9pm), Tuesday mornings & Friday mornings (10.30 – 12.30 pm) throughout the full calendar year. Any new comer is welcome to join us & roll up. There’s a  vast amount of bowling experience within the group. Each one eager to encourage a new member. Then after our game, we relax with cup of tea or a drink and a chat to catch up on local events & latest club news.

CLUB COMPETITIONS

Alongside the league's and the LBLI competitions, the club runs Men, Ladies and 'Mixed Pairs' club competitions. These competitions are open to all bowlers at every level. They commence in May and the finals take place over a week end in September. We incorporate this event with the Captain's Day which is a great social for all to enjoy.

WINTER LEAGUE is played from late September through to February.  This is played on artificial greens & Dun Laoghaire have facilitated Blackrock over the years, as a home ground. The Winter league is a mixed event & provides an opportunity for all levels to play together & gain experience.

We are always looking for new bowlers, from the absolute beginner to the seasoned bowler. If you would like to have a go, please make contact with us. Bowls is an ideal game for those who love playing team sports and want to get back into a team environment. We would be delighted to show you around and organise for you to try bowls at first hand. 

We have a special introductory bowling only membership for €110 for the year (Plus €35 bar credit/voucher for use in the bar). This is a great opportunity to join the club’s vibrant bowling section. If you are interested in receiving an Application form or details regarding Membership please email: contact@blackrockbtc.ie or contact: Stephen Flynn (0872701457) or Paul Whelan (0834314728). 

We welcome bowlers of all ages and standards – don’t worry if you are a complete beginner, there will always be a friendly face in Blackrock to help you to get up and running! We have coaching available for beginners and our teams cater for bowlers of all levels.


 

Ladies Bowling

Leagues

  • Blackrock ladies bowling club are affiliated to the Ladies Bowling League of Ireland (L.B.L.I)

  • Division 1 team play league matches on Wednesday afternoons @ 2.30 p.m.  16 ladies with four rinks of four ladies on each rink. The season starts end of April, right through to early September. 

  • Division 3 team play Thursday afternoon @2.30p.m. 8 ladies with two rinks again four ladies on each rink.

  • Saturday League is played on Saturday mornings @11a.m. 4 ladies one rink, this provides an opportunity for beginners & the more experienced players to play together.

Club

Competitions

Alongside the league's and the LBLI competitions, the club run ladies and mixed pairs club competitions.These competitions are open to all bowlers at every level. They commence in May and the finals take place over a week end in September. We incorporate this event with the Captain's Day which is a great social for all to enjoy.

Winter League

Is played from late September through to February.  This is played on artificial greens & Dun Laoghaire have facilitated Blackrock over the years, as a home ground. The Winter league is a mixed event & provides an opportunity for all levels to play together & gain experience.

Indoor Bowling

Social Mixed indoor bowling is played on Monday evenings (7.30-9pm), Tuesday mornings & Friday mornings (10.30 – 12.30 pm) throughout the full calendar year. Any new comer is welcome to join us & roll up. There’s a  vast amount of bowling experience within the group. Each one eager to encourage a new member. Then after our game, we relax with cup of tea or a drink and a chat to catch up on local events & latest club news.

Mens Committee 2020/2021

 

Men’s Captain:                  Stephen Flynn

Hon Secretary:                  Gerry Doherty

 Hon.Treasurer &                    

B.L.I. Delegate:                 Paul Sharpe

Recruitment:                     Paul Whelan

Greens Convenor:            Martin Ryan

Ladies Committee 2020/2021

  

Lady Captain:                   Patricia Moore

Hon.Secretary:                 Carole MacGinty

Hon.Treasurer:                  Sheelagh Briody 

Competition Secretary:   Jo Gibney

LBLI Delegate:                 Maria Jackson