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Pairs Playdowns 2018

2018 PAIRS PLAYDOWNS CHAMPIONS: Rob Behncke and Jim Cavender, Anna Witt and Rebecca Nguyen Yes, it’s that Rob guy again.  Rob Behncke and Jim Cavender finished in first place edging out last year’s winners Jim Grzybowski and Leif Andresen by … Continue reading

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2017 US National Championships

In the 2017 National Championships, the Central Division acquitted itself admirably.  The men’s pairs team of Jim Grzybowski and Leif Andresen finished in a four way tie for first place before losing by one shot in a playoff to Steve … Continue reading

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Cavender bowling strong at World Junior Championships in Australia

Maxwell Cavender has always been ahead of the times, and bowling in Australia guarantees he’s 15 hours in advance of his hometown, Milwaukee. Cavender is the U.S. representative at the 2015 World Junior Championships on the Gold Coast, an annual … Continue reading

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New and robust World Bowls website

Check it out — www.worldbowls.com. Gone is the boring color scheme and information hidden behind a nearly¬†unnavigable heirarchy. In with the new. Reamped. Newsy. Instructional. On the right sidebar is a clean graphic link to all the member nations and … Continue reading

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Highlight video of US Open lawn bowls tournament

¬† Fans of bowls will find this 4.5 minute video fast-paced and action-packed, featuring US, Scottish, Canadian and other world-class bowlers at the 2013 US Open. Find more news and highlights at BowlsUSA and on Facebook at “Bowls USA”.

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Video of Central bowlers at 2013 US National Championships

Thanks to Ted Bailey, a long-time friend of the Central Division and summer-time Wisconsin resident, you can view a 23 minute video mix of all the Central players at the 2013 US National Championships. Again, congratulations to the Central’s women’s … Continue reading

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Central lawn bowlers vie for titles at U.S. National Championships

Forty-eight lawn bowlers are poised to compete in Bowls USA’s most prestigious tournament. The event features the winners of divisional playdowns in singles or pairs from all regions of the country. The 2013 tournament is being held at Santa Anita … Continue reading

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Rob Behncke bowls at U.S. National Championships to honor his father

In the sport of lawn bowls fathers often introduce their sons to the game so they can play together. A distance of 2000 miles between son Rob Behncke and his father Jon Behncke presented challenges to that dream, but Rob … Continue reading

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