Congratulations to all the Senior competition winners this year.
Another notable achievement for the Seniors was the winning of the 2021 Water of Leith BA league title....Well done to all who played their part in helping lift the title!
The seniors outdoor season has now come to an end. Bainfield would like to say a big thank you and well done to all those who took part this season!
Graham Angus / Jim Ross vs Bruce / Bob Moncur
Seniors Pairs Final
Congratulations to Graham Angus and Jim Ross on becoming 2021 Senior Pair champions.
Graham and Jim 16 - 12 Bruce and Bob
Well done to all four players on reaching this years final.
The photograph shows all four players prior to playing the final
Seniors - Nominated Rink Final
The rink comprising of
Malcolm Cook (Lead)
Stuart Wilson (Skip)
Drew Laidlaw (Lead).
Brian Henderson (Skip)
The photograph shows the happy winning rink.
Well done to all who took part in this years final
2-Bowl Singles Champion - Adam Brock
Unfortunately I do not have a final score. However I'm informed that Adam beat Stuart in the final!
This makes it a very good year for President Adam who now completes a singles double after winning the 2021 Gents singles Championship final.
The attached photograph shows Adam and Stuart just before playing the final
Dick Wilson 21 - 11 Eric Thomson
Congratulations to Dick Wilson on becoming the Bainfield Seniors 4-Bowl Singles Champion for 2021.
The game was played in tricky, overcast conditions on a tricky rink. That didn't stop both players from producing a number of excellent shots.
However, Dick managed to win the key ends, and it's his name that goes on the trophy this year.
The photograph is of President Adam Brock (in civvies!) presenting the winner with his trophy.
The following team has been selected to AWAY at Juniper Green on Tuesday, 7th September @ 1:30pm
Malcolm Cook (Lead) Jim Henderson(Lead)
Irvine Kemp Peter Stewart
Dick Wilson Peter Ramsay
Adam Brock (Skip) Jim Ross (Skip)
Jimmy Thomson (Lead) David Baird (Lead)
Robert Henderson Alex Hogg
Mike Sutherland Graham Angus
Stuart Wilson (Skip) Jim Cowan (Skip)
Week 8 (31st August) Result - Bainfield 2 - 3 Sighthill
Bainfield go into the last game of the season 0.5 points ahead at the top!
League title still very much in our own hands.
Seniors Nominated Triples Final - 25/8/21
Congratulations to Eric Thomson, Harry Brown and Peter Ramsay on become Seniors Triples champions this year.
Eric, Harry and Peter beat Murray Brown, Graham Angus and Jim Ross 16 - 10 to claim this years title.
Tuesday 24th August - Week 7
Water of Leith Bowling Association
Seniors "Top 10"
The Bainfield seniors played Balerno in the "Top 10" competition today.
Both the Bainfield Pair and the Triple won at home.
However, it was different story up at Balerno with both the Singles and Rink results going in favour of Balerno
Balerno however go through to the next round on shots!
The Bainfield Seniors committee have selected the following players to play in the 2021 Top 10 team
SINGLES. Adam Brock
PAIRS. Peter Ramsay
TRIPLES Robert Henderson
RINK Malcolm Cook
SINGLES Adam Brock -
Maxi Christie (Balerno) v Bill Herd (Slateford)
PAIRS Malcolm Cook
v Carrick Knowe BC
TRIPLES David Baird
v Currie BC
RINK Archie Wickstead
v Balerno BC
The Seniors selection committee have chosen the following players to represent Bainfield in the 2021 EBA Over 55's Knockouts
SINGLES Alex Hogg
v Ferranti at Jessfield BC
6th August at 2pm
PAIRS. Alex Preston
v Goldenacre at Portobello BC
6th August at 2pm
TRIPLES Drew Laidlaw
v Craigentinny at Leith BC
30th July at 2pm
RINK Jim Thomson
v Maitland at Brunstane BC
6th August at 2pm
Triples Preliminary Round - 16th July
The Bainfield Triples team
won their WOL knock out preliminary round Triples tie yesterday v Slateford away.
They play away next Friday, 23rd July v Balerno.
The seniors selectors will meet on Monday, 19th July in order to confirm all the other senior selections .
Thanks to Robert Henderson for proving us with this news.