Auckland Bowls 2021 awards
21 June 2021
Celebrating player successes in 2020-2021

On Sunday afternoon, 20 June Auckland Bowls hosted its 2021 Awards luncheon held at Royal Oak Bowling Club.  The event was full of players and their families from across many of Auckland’s bowling clubs, ready for an afternoon of celebrating the successes and achievements of Auckland bowlers and clubs.

Stephen McIvor was the MC for the afternoon presenting more than 100 awards to players and clubs.

Amongst the numerous trophies, badges and certificates handed out, there were three Special Awards worthy of a mention:

Young Bowler of the Year
Paris Baker, New Lynn Bowling Club

Bowler of the YearMike Galloway, Royal Oak Bowls
Club of the YearBlockhouse Bay Bowls
We also celebrated players who achieved gold star status for the last two seasons:

5 titles
Paula Kempthorne – St Heliers, Aiden Takarua – Pt Chevalier, James Gavin – Royal Oak, Clara Bowman and Alison Rennie – Carlton Cornwall

10 titles
Sue Curran – St Heliers, Tony Garelja – Henderson

15 titles
Gavin Brown, Martin Dixon and Mike Galloway – Royal Oak

Congratulations to all of our award winners and congratulations to all players competing in bowls events around our region.  Thank you to our host club, Royal Oak Bowls and thank you to our sponsor, Ryman Healthcare.

We’ll have more photos to share in the next few days.