Quiz Night

This year’s annual quiz night will be on Friday 22 March and hosted by Graham House. Teams of five to be added to the list on the board opposite the rink booking desk.

£6 per player which includes a curry or vegetarian option dinner. Please come along and support the event to raise money for the club.

Bowls coaching courses

The following coaching courses will be held at the club over the coming months. Please check out http://www.coachbowls.org for more information.

Bowls Activator – Monday 3 June 2019
Adult Safeguarding – Thursday 6 June 2019
Level One Coaching Course – Two Days – Tuesday 11 June 2019 and Tuesday 16 July 2019 (attendance at both days is required)

Smith & Williamson Open Singles Circuit event

The Five Rivers Open Singles Circuit (OSC) event will be held at Five Rivers on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 March. The line up of competitors  includes some World Top 20 bowlers and England International bowlers so please do come down and watch some high quality bowling! There will be food and bar availability all day on both days.

This year’s event is sponsored by Smith & Williamson and do please get in touch with Tom Warner at tom.warner@smithandwilliamson.com if any of the services are of interest to you.

www.smithandwilliamson.com

Five Rivers to host EBYDS county qualifier

Five Rivers Indoor Bowls Club has been selected to host the Wiltshire qualifier of the English Bowls Youth Development Scheme (EBYDS) on Sunday 24 February. Competitors from all around the county,  up to the age of 18, will set their sights on winning the county qualifier to reach the regional stages later this season.

Please do come down to the club and support the Under 18s and watch them put their skills to the test!

Race Night success at the club

The annual race night at Five Rivers was held on Saturday 12 January and raised an astonishing £227 for club funds. The money will help with renovations at the club and future social events. A big thank you to all those involved!

It will be great seeing some new faces next year and so please do keep an eye out for the 2020 race night!

Specsavers staff visit club

Five Rivers welcomed staff from the Salisbury branch of Specsavers on Friday 25 January to try their hand at bowling after their generous sponsorship of the club’s new mats.

A great evening was had by all and the club looks forward to welcoming them back in the future.

Christmas 2018 Club Opening Times

Please see the below link for the Christmas and New Year 2018 opening times for the club.

2018 Holidays Opening Times

Wiltshire Liberty Trophy success for Five Rivers players

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On Saturday 15 December eight players from Five Rivers traveled up to Westlecot IBC, Swindon to present Wiltshire in the Liberty Trophy national competition. The Five Rivers contingent made up one third of the Wiltshire side and one rink featured on the day was made up of four Five Rivers players.

Wiltshire beat Oxfordshire 135-121 and booked their place in the national quarter final where they host Devon at Westlecot on Saturday 12 January looking to repeat last year’s victory in the Last 16.

Five Rivers players photo

(Left to Right): Chris Lawrence, Fraser Boynton, Phil Lawrence, Jamie Reynolds, Ashley Plumb, Jamie Reynolds, Tom Warner
(Not pictured): Gary Fountain

Specsavers Salisbury sponsor new mats

Five Rivers are proud to announce the sponsorship provided by Specsavers in Salisbury. Specsavers have been very kind to sponsor the club for the purchase of new mats to be used on the bowling surface – as you can see from the pictures below they are top quality and the club is very proud to show these off! The Club Committee have invited staff from Specsavers to try out bowls at the club and hopefully pictures will surface shortly!

If you would like to sponsor the club then please do get in touch via enquiries@fiveriversibc.com

Picture of mats (1)

Pictures of mats (2)

Charity Gala Fundraising for Salisbury Hospice

The charity afternoon on Saturday 10 November was a great success raising £300 for Salisbury Hospice.

Please see a picture of Club Secretary, Ros Corke, presenting the donation to the charity.

Ros handing over donation