The North Yorkshire
Short Mat Bowling Association

Northern Championships – Barnard Castle

March 26, 2019

The 28th running of the Northern England Championships proved to be one of our better years with 15 of our 20 teams making it through the round robin stages to the final 16 and with 9 of these then reaching …

6th Phil Elgie Triples

March 17, 2019

This was the last open club competition of the season and attracted an entry of 20 teams including 5 from Durham SMBA. All entries had 5 timed games of 35 minutes. The final outcome was that Les & Margaret Lambert …

NATIONALS – U18s – a good day for Daniel

March 16, 2019

Finding himself in the toughest group, it was always going to be a difficult day for Daniel. He had a very close first game against Ryan Fox from Norfolk just losing out by 4 after a brilliant last wood from …

Junior “Fun Day”

March 11, 2019

On Monday 25th February, what we hope will be the first annual Junior “Fun Day” was held at North Duffield. Seven young players (and one not so young to make numbers easier) took part in a series of activities. The …

Kirbymisperton Pairs

March 10, 2019

16 pairs took part with each getting 5 games of 35 minutes. The only Pair to win all games were Pat Lawry and John Eddon (Kirbymisperton) who with a full house of 10 points become the 23rd winners of the …

B team – final fixture

March 6, 2019

With a very convincing win over West Yorkshire B by 32-8, the team finished their most succesful season so far ending 3rd in Division 2 just 3 points short of Durham. An even better final result should have been possible …

A team – final fixture

March 5, 2019

Gone are the days when West Yorkshire regularly won Division 1 – this position has been shared by Stockport and Staffordshire in recent years. However, in spite of the fact they could not improve upon their 3rd place this year, …

Little Cup 2019

March 5, 2019

Resurrected after an absence of 2 years the 19th running of this competition took place in the Galtres Centre on March 2nd. The format had been changed from that used in the past so instead of all entrants playing 4 …