Monthly Archives: May 2019

23 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 14

By |2019-05-24T05:04:50+01:00May 23rd, 2019|News|

Brittania rules Atlantic classics in Cardiff England had a great time at the Atlantic Championship finals in Cardiff today. Their action man Jamie Walker won his second gold medal of the championships – added to last week’s pairs with Steve Mitchinson – when he outgunned Scotland’s Darren Burnett to win the blue ribbon singles in [...]

22 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 13

By |2019-05-23T09:49:47+01:00May 22nd, 2019|News|

It’s déjà vu all over again! It was the renowned Yankees baseball manager Yogi Berra who once vandalised the English language - as only he could - when history repeated itself after his team lost an unlosable game in 1961? At Penylan tomorrow defending champion Jamie Walker and Darren Burnett will face off in a [...]

21 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 12

By |2019-05-21T18:09:50+01:00May 21st, 2019|News|

The search for Atlantic gold hits Cardiff Over the next two days Cardiff will again reverberate to the excited strains of an avid bowls community ready to enjoy all the action as the grand finale of a sensational fortnight of international competition reaches its crescendo. Over the past five days the 2019 Atlantic Championships - [...]

20 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 11

By |2019-05-20T21:54:48+01:00May 20th, 2019|News|

International bowls zero hour in South Wales Most of the Atlantic Championships dealing in Cardiff has been done – or so we thought. Fact is, with only a spattering of games remaining before Wednesday’s all-important elimination finals, there are still a few aces in the deck to be tabled tomorrow. At major international events sectional [...]

19 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 10

By |2019-05-19T19:56:09+01:00May 19th, 2019|News|

Cream rising to the top in Cardiff At close of hostilities this afternoon, the state of play stands at flashpoint for competitors striving to qualify for honours during week two of the Atlantic Championships in beautiful South Wales. With either three or four rounds to accrue valuable points in their respective disciplines the top fancies, [...]

18 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 9

By |2019-05-18T20:05:16+01:00May 18th, 2019|News|

Countdown on for finals berths in Cardiff A crowd-pleasing day on the greens in South Wales today with this side of the bowls world’s premier players dishing up a masterclass at the Atlantic Championships. And no ground-shaking results either - as the top fancies begin to position themselves for the next two day’s charge at [...]

17 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 8

By |2019-05-18T00:00:28+01:00May 17th, 2019|News|

Cool start for hot week ahead in Cardiff Is there something in the scriptures about it raining on the eighth day? Surely there is. After seven brilliant late spring South Wales days, today was a reality check for the Atlantic Bowls Championships. Over the past seven days the greatest show on turf - featuring twenty-five [...]

16 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 7

By |2019-05-16T17:44:10+01:00May 16th, 2019|News|

Cardiff crowns new Atlantic heroes The best of bowls was celebrated at Cardiff’s Penylan club today when Israel, England, South Africa and Wales struck gold in the Atlantic Championships. Today was the climax of the event’s first week – the past six days of the championships featured twenty-five countries from the European, African and South [...]

15 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 6

By |2019-05-15T18:56:41+01:00May 15th, 2019|News|

Contenders set for South Wales gold rush All roads lead to the Penylan Bowls Club in Cardiff tomorrow where four nations will strike gold at the sensational Atlantic Championships. It’s the culmination of the event’s first tough week – over the past six days the championships – featuring twenty-five countries from the European, African and [...]

14 05, 2019

2019 Atlantic Championships, Cardiff, Wales – Day 5

By |2019-05-15T06:57:02+01:00May 14th, 2019|News|

Spotlight on superstars in South Wales The next two days around Cardiff will reverberate to the excited strains of a bowls community poised to experience the best of the best, when the first week of a two-week festival of international competition reaches its climax. Over the five days the 2019 Atlantic Championships - featuring twenty-five [...]