Mixed Fortunes This Morning

This morning's taster session saw 11 people on the green including 7 visitors. As a result of the session we had an incredible 4 new members join the club as well as Sue and Karen who have re-joined. We welcome Berit, Amit, Khusi and George and look forward to getting to know you as you enjoy bowling at Wimbledon Park. ... More

Through to the Last Four in Our 3rd Event

Barry and Neil played Merton Park in the Surrey Pairs this evening. Starting well, they limited their opponents to a single shot in the first 6 ends and by 14 ends led 13 - 4. Continuing to bowl tidily, Merton Park were confined to 7 singles, with Wimbledon Park advancing to the last 4 in Area 1, Division 1 with a 17 - 7 ... More

Unbadged Singles – Another Close One!

Jonathan played for a place in the Divisional Semi-final of the Unbadged Singles this evening against South London. With both players finding the drawing lines tricky Jonathan found himself 6 - 14 down after 12 ends. Three ends later when support arrived he was 10 - 16 adrift; I can't take any credit for the change in ... More

Surrey Triples on a Very Tricky Green

This evening Barry, Jonathan and Neil visited Colliers Wood in the Surrey Triples. Playing on what proved to be a very tricky green, home advantage told early on as Colliers Wood took a 9 - 2 lead after 5 ends. 3 ends later the deficit had been reduced to 2 shots before Colliers Wood picked up a 5! Despite battling back ... More

Fun in Tonight’s Surrey Fours

Barry, Jonathan, Martin and Neil played the next match in the Surrey Fours over at Norbury this evening. On a green that was decidedly unpredicatable, and made considerably more so by the heavy rain shower, Wimbledon Park took control, winning the first five ends to lead 7 - 0. Containing their opponents, and winning 13 ... More

Two Tight Tussles Tonight

Neil took on Wandilea this evening in the Surrey Singles. After close exchanges early on, Neil took the lead, only for his opponent to peg it back and go ahead himself. With the green proving tricky to get a really close draw, it was Neil who came off second best, eventually losing 16 - 21. Also at home, Barry took on ... More

Another Victory in the Surrey Pairs

Barry and Neil played Wandilea at home this evening in the 3rd Round of the Surrey Pairs. Playing tidily throughout, along with some good fortune, Wimbledon Park took control of the game, limiting their opponents to just 4 singles in the 14 ends that were played. Final score 18 - 4 and a place in the last 8 of Division 1, ... More

What a Battle in the Unbadged Singles!

Jonathan played the Surrey Unbadged Singles this evening away at South London. In a high quality game with bowls touching the jack again and again, Jonathan fell behind early on to trail 2 - 9 and again a few ends later 4 - 13. Continuing to draw well, Jonathan slowly got back into the game, levelling at 15 - 15 before ... More

Surrey Triples Triumph

Barry, Jonathan and Neil played South London at home this evening in the Surrey Triples. After dropping a two on the second end to go 1 - 2 down, Wimbledon Park bowled tidily to win the next 14 ends, finishing with a 22 - 2 victory and a place in the last 8 in Area 1 Division 1. More

A Win in the Surrey Fours

Barry, Jonathan, Martin and Neil played Croydon in the first round of the Surrey Fours this evening. In tricky conditions, due to the cold and windy weather, both teams won 10 ends, but it was Wimbledon Park who proved to be more consistent winning by 25 shots to 15 to set up an away fixture next week over at Norbury. More