Bowls BC last year created new Provincial Indoor Championships to add to the winter season. The marquee event of is the BC Indoor Mixed Pairs Championships which will see the winning Team travel to the UK to participate in the World Indoor Bowls Council Senior Championships. This is an International event, which will see Teams for England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales to name a few. Last year Lynn Coules and Ed Logan represented British Columbia at this great event and had an experience of a lifetime. This year the WIBC Championships will be held in Hartlepool, England on April 10-13, 2018. Hartlepool Bowls Club: https://www.hartlepoolindoorbowls.com/
SECTIONAL PLAY – FRIDAY FEB 23 & 24, 2017
There will be 8 rounds of play in the sectional round-robin with scheduled starting times of 9:00am, 12:00pm, 3:00pm and 6:00pm. On both Friday and Saturday.
There are eighteen (18) teams registered in the 2018 Indoor Mixed Pairs.
2018 BC Indoor Mixed Pairs Teams
The Championship will be played in three-bowl ‘Sectional’ format with 3 sections of 6 teams in each section. Each team will play five games in the round-robin. The top two teams in each section will progress to the elimination round. Two additional teams will be the two highest scoring teams from the remaining twelve. There will be eight teams in the elimination round, followed by semi-finals and then the Gold and Bronze medal games. The teams will be ranked in the elimination round based on their sectional standing and their total scores.
Best of luck to all the participants and thank you to all the Volunteers that have worked hard to put this event together. Also to George Cubiss and his Team of Umpires for your continued support to making this a great tournament and experience for the players.