2016 Smith Trophy
President Jill presenting winner Dave Fricker with the Trophy
Early stages of the competition
Mick fought hard but was beaten by Ken
A panoramic view
Mark was on good form playing against President Jill
Carol (behind) helped keep the afternoon running smoothly
Captain Ron was on good form and knocked out ladies Captain Jeanette
The lovely weather made watching bowls a very enjoyable past-time
Dennis J beat Beryl and went on to win the plate - well done Dennis.
Ken demonstrates a very nice delivery
New member Colin was one of the scalps taken by Dave on his way to the final
Its close! Rob gets out the measure
Nice delivery Dave!
Jeanette , and the other ladies, tried hard but were beaten by the men this year - maybe next year!
More close heads with the measure required
Nice style Maria
Previous Trophy holder David played some good shots but not good enough this time.
It was tight but Ken beat David
Sylvie made it to the semi-final of the plate
More tight heads of bowls
David clocks up more shots but not enough
David and Dave fight it out with Dennis marking
Rob did a grreat job of marking - several times throughout the afternoon
Final game Ron also fell to Dave
President Jill was given the honour of marking the main final
Rob again marked - for the final of the plate Dennis just took it from Dave H who recently returned to bowls after a 20 year break!
Another close call!
Dave H - runner up in the Plate competition
Dennis J winner of the plate competition
Captain Ron had to settle for the Trophy runner up prize
Dave Fricker - "Silver Fox" regained the Trophy after a twenty year gap. Well done Dave.