Stockport Summer Short Mat Bowling League.
The name of the League shall be "The Stockport Summer Short Mat Bowling League".
The object of the League shall be to promote Short Mat Bowls in Stockport & surrounding areas during the summer months.
Shall bare no direction or need to affiliate to any governing body or association.
Applications to the League to be made in writing by letter or email, notifying the acting League Secretary. League to be limited to a maximum number of 8 teams, but provisions will be taken if more teams apply.
Each team to pay a registration fee of £20.00. Each registered player will cost a team £2.00 per player. On a match night, League sunscription will be £2.50 per player (£5.00 per team). No limits on how many players a team can register.
A full list of players to be sent to the League Secretary before the first week of commencement. Registering further players after this point will be taken on a case by case basis. All Games to be played at Great Moor Sports & Social Club on Sunday evenings with a 7.00PM start time. No limit on practise ends before a game commences. 2 end roll up before each game with two bowls only. No cancellations, teams need to have sufficient players registered to commit to a league fixture. One of the suggested dates will be a singles knockout.
Teams can register as many players as needed, but only two play on a match night. Players will play 4 Bowl, 12 end singles, with a draw to determine who plays who before commencement of a match. Each team will play eachother on a "Round Robin" League basis. Each team will be designated a pre-determined mat. One mat consisting of two league games, with teams sharing the mat on a session by session basis. First league game will be over sessions 1 & 3, Second league game over sessions 2 & 4. A jack off the side of the mat will be placed back on the Short Mark for timing reasons. Each player not playing will be expected to mark one game.
5pts per win, 3pts for draw and 1pt for a loss within four shots. 5pts for team with highest chalks total in the league fixture.
Game 1 - Player 1 47 (5pts) - 0 Player A (0pts)
Game 2 - Player 2 9 (1pts) - 12 Player B (5pts)
Aggregate goes to Player 1/2 (56-12) Team 5pts
Final Score 11-5
Week 1: 2v1, 3v8, 4v7, 5v6
Week 2: 3v4, 1v7, 8v6, 2v5
Week 3: 6v2, 7v8, 4v1, 5v3
Week 4: 7v5, 8v4, 2v3, 6v1
Week 5: 1v3, 4v2, 5v8, 6v7
Week 6: 4v5, 8v1, 2v7, 3v6
Week 7: 7v3, 8v2, 1v5, 6v4
29th April, 13th May, 3rd June, 24th June, 15th July, 12th August, 9th September - League
7th July (Saturday) - Singles Open Knockout
(Subject to change - based on Great Moor Availability)
Woodley - Team Captain: Mike Shaw (R)
St A/Morley - Team Captain: Liam Smith (R)
Hazel Grove - Team Captain: Mike Clancy (R)
St A/Woodley - Team Captain: Peter Roberts (R)
Avons - Team Captain: Adam Smith
Davenport Golf Club - Team Captain: Chris Banfield
Macclesfield - Team Captain: Stephen Wilson
PSMBC - Team Captain: Keith Lackford
St Albans - Team Captain: John Barnard (R)
JLS - Team Capain: John Lax(Tuesday 20 February 2018)