It was with great sadness that we learned of John Kerr’s passing. We send our heartfelt condolences to the family and we hope that in a small way they help through these trying times.
2017 World Cup Qualifier champions are Alan Keddie and Jacqui MacColl. Congratulations and great bowling.
Congratulations to Steven Gill for rolling a 300 game in the World Cup Qualifier event in Hollywood, Bargeddie.
Congratulations to Alan Keddie for bowling a 300 Game in the Paris Senior Open. Nice one Alan!!
After the untimely passing of Peter, we have been in contact with the professional who was helping us with our charity status. On the advice we have now been given, we have been advised to close the limited company, go back to our old constitution, until such times the limited company is finally closed, which can take up to 3 months. This has been put to the board who agree with this in principal.
It was with great sadness that we learned of Peter Hutton’s passing. We send our heartfelt condolences to the family and we hope that in a small way they help through these trying times.
Congratulations to Brian Gillespie and Hazel McQueen. National Masters Champions 2017!!!!!
Congratulations to Alan Keddie for bowling a 300 Game in the National Masters 2017. Good Shooting Alan!!
Congratulations to Andy Gillespie for bowling a 300 Game in the BTBA Senior Nationals in Norwich. Well Done Andy!!
After the letter handed out at the Nationals any bowlers wishing to be considered for International Squads (Adult/Senior) require to hold a gold card. Upgrade is required by 9th Feb 2017.
Closing date for teams for the National League is 19th February 2017. You can still add bowlers after that date, but no new team will be accepted.
Entry Form For Nationals 2017 now available online or PDF.
World Senior Championships 2017, Germany
We have set aside a weekend for trials, to ascertain the team. To qualify for these trials you are required to participate in the Adult Nationals, being held on 29 January 2017. Entry forms will be available shortly. Normal eligibilty is required.
EGM meeting, 17 Nov 2016, 7:30pm, Deer Park Livingston.
As this is an EGM there is only 1 topic on agenda.
Topic: Adoption Of The Memorandum Of Association
Please read Memorandum Of Association which is displayed at the bottom of this post.
Please note a current adult membership card is required to attend the above meeting.
The directors positions are:
Secretary, finance, Juniors, sports development, travel, media, marketing
Interested parties for the above roles should submit in writing, their suitability to carry out the duties of the position applied for.
Memorandum Of Association
Good Luck to Jacqui MacColl and Kenny Jamieson travelling to Olomouc, Czech Republic to bowl in the European Champions Cup 2016.
Congratulations to Alan Keddie bowling a 300 Game in the County Championships at MFA Bowl Nottingham.
Good luck to Martin and Alison Williamson travelling to Shanghai this week to bowl in the World Cup 2016.
The date of the AGM has been changed from the 13th October 2016 to the 20th October 2016. Venue and time are still the same.
The AGM will take place in Deer Park, Livingston on the 13th October 2016 starting at 19:30.
Congratulations to Steven Gill for bowling a 300 Game in the European Men Championships in Brussels. Well done Steven!!!!!
Congratulations to Neil Pirrie who bowled a 300 game in the Tuesday Singles Scratch Summer League in Rollerbowl, Inverness. Well Done Neil!!!
Good Luck to the Gents (James Claxton, James Guthrie, Steven Gill, Mark Hutton, Alan Keddie and Kenny Jamieson) travelling to Brussels to bowl in the European Men Championships.
A requirement in the future will be that all STBA coaching staff will need to hold an ETBF Instructors Qualification. To this end, STBA have organised an ETBF Level 1 Instructors Course with an ETBF Instructor. This is a 3 day course starting Friday 30th September, 1st and 2nd October 2016 at Deer Park Bowling, Livingston. Applicants must be over the age of 18 and hold a current STBA membership. The cost is £120 per person and a deposit of £35 is required to hold the place with the remaining balance to be paid by 18th September. Please note that there is only 12 places available for this course. For a registration form or further information, please contact Sheila Chalmers.
A decision has been made by the National League Officials to cancel National League Rounds 26-30 which were scheduled for the 21st August. These scheduled matches will be bowled at a later date, which will be advised.
Good Luck to our Youth Team travelling to Nebraska to bowl in the World Youth Championships.
AMF World Cup Qualifier 2016 Champions!!!!!
Steven Gill & Alison Williamson!
Congratulations to Alan McDermott, Noel Murphy, Billy Gill, Bernie Matthews and Alan Keddie picking up the Silver Medal in the Team Event. Alan Keddie also added a Gold in the Singles and All Events. Just missing out on a Mixed Doubles Medal was Archie Bogie and Margaret Rae.
Well played to all the Senior Team!
Results can be found by clicking HERE
Paper and online entry forms for AMF World Cup Qualifier are now live on Tournament Entry Forms Page.
Due to outside circumstances, the National League Round 3 on the 17th April has been cancelled. The new date for Round 3 is 1st May at Deer Park, Livingston. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
Masters Champions 2016
Kenny Jamieson & Jacqui MacColl