Dorking
Bowling Club
 
Founded 1912
    Club Internal Competitions
 
 


(Competitions are open to all full-paying members)

Men’s / Ladies Championship
Winner is first player to 21 shots

Grandfathers / Mothers
Open to those who have a grandchild.
Winner is first player to 21 shots.

Mixed Centenary Cup
Open to those who have not won a four wood singles at this or any other bowling club.
Winner is first to 21 shots.

Men’s / Ladies Handicap
Each entrant will have a handicap decided by Men’s / Ladies Committee.
The lower handicap to get to 21 shots.
e.g. A player with a 2 handicap playing someone with a 5 handicap (5-2= 3)
will start the game with the handicap differance of 3 entered agaist their name. Winner is first to 21 shots.

Men’s / Ladies Pairs
Pairs are drawn randomly with no handicapping. Play is to 21 Ends.
A tie at 21 ends results in an extra end being played.
Pairs Toss for order of play of extra end.

Men’s / Ladies Triples
Entries to be divided into three groups of equal ability (as far as practical).
Winner is highest score after 18 ends have been completed. Extra end if needed, order of play to be decided by toss of coin.

Men’s / Ladies 2 Woods
Played with 2 woods only. Only shots within a yard of jack count.
Match is for 21 ends. Tie after 21 ends results in extra ends being
Played until shot (s) within 1 yard is achieved.
Toss of coin to decide order of play.

Millennium
Open to ladies / gents. Games to be played in the 100-up format.
10 points are played for at each end.  4 points nearest jack, 3 for second,
2 for third and 1 for fourth nearest.
Nearest to jack plays first on next end / The last end is played out and all 8 woods delivered. Should this result in a tie of 100 each, an extra end is played with the winner scoring most points.  Should this result in tie (5-all) more ends are played until a result is achieved. Order of play for extra end to be decided on toss of coin.

Mixed Pairs
These pairs are nominated. You choose your partner.
Games are played to 21 ends. Extra end is played if tied after 21 ends.
Toss of coin to decide order of play for extra end.

Drawn Mixed 2-Woods
Pairs are drawn.
Play is for 2-woods only but are not required to be within 1 yard of jack to count.
Games are to 21 ends.
Extra end if needed, order of play to be decided by toss of coin.

Mixed Triples
Entries to be divided into groups of equal ability (as far as practical).
Winner is highest score after 18 ends have been completed. A tie at 18 ends results in an extra end being played. Extra end if needed, order of play to be decided by toss of coin.