Local Annual Competitions * Club Highlights * Media Articles
LOCAL ANNUAL COMPETITIONS
The Allen Lewis Williams Memorial
Held by Joss Lewis-Williams in memory of his brother, Allen Lewis-Williams, a valued member who passed away in 2011. Other clubs in the district are invited to participate and the tournament takes place over 3 Friday Sundowner afternoons over February/March. 28 teams take to the greens to play for substantial cash and other prizes. A significant portion of the profits are donated to The Blind Bowlers and Guide Dogs Associations.
HBC Gents Day
2019 saw the highly successful inauguration of this new all day event open to male competitors across all local districts.
HBC Ladies Day
Held annually with 104 Lady competitors from both the Sables & JBA districts as a club fundraiser and for charity.
Honeydew BC/Randburg BC Annual Challenge
Annual Challenge between Randburg and Honeydew bowling clubs with each club hosting on alternate years. Known as the President's Trophy, this cross-district competition (Sables HBC vs JBA Randburg) is hotly contested!
BSA Veterans Inter-Districts 2019 Hosting
BSA National Mixed Pairs Championship Hosting - June 2017
Honeydew was awarded hosting of the 2017 Bowls South Africa (BSA) National Mixed Pairs Championship and provided an experience that exceeded all expectations. Winners of all the individual District Mixed Pairs Competitions nationwide qualified for entry and the club hosted all the players for 5 days of competition.
MEDIA ARTICLE LINKS
BSA Mixed Pairs: Click here
Allen Lewis-Williams Memorial 2018: Click here
Allen Lewis-Williams Memorial 2017: Click here
Allen Lewis-Williams Memorial 2016 : Click here
Ladies Day 2016: Click here
HBC Sables Success: Click here
HBC/Randburg Challenge: Click here
HBC Open Day: Click here
HBC Charity Day: Click here
Benefits of playing bowls: Click here