About 45 members participated in the Easter Competition which concluded on Wednesday 24 March with a Sweeps Competition that morning. The Winter Social Competitions which extend from October to March were run by Ron Prince assisted by Arthur McMullen, Pat MacDonagh & Tony Fitzpatrick. The Competitions were Rinks, Triples, Easter Competition and Sweep. The results are as follows:
Wednesday Rinks: Winner – Michael Kavanagh, 2nd – Anto Grey, 3rd (joint) – Lorcan Finn & Maeve Hoey.
Friday Triples: Winner – Lorcan Finn, 2nd – Noel Cassidy, 3rd – Tony O’Brien.
Easter Competition: Winner – Anto Grey, 2nd – Lorcan Finn, 3rd – Carmel Hourican.
Sweep: Winners – Dermot Whelan, Marion Farrell, Anto Grey.
Runners/up – Michael Kavanagh, Nuala Whitney, James Fitzpatrick.
A splendid buffet was provided in the Bar, courtesy of our lady members, Pat MacDonagh, Alice McMullen, Marie Fitzpatrick, Ann Fitzgerald, Margaret Kelly & Agnes Gillick.
Our President, Eugene Fannon assisted by Ron Prince & Pat MacDonagh presented prizes. Concluding the event, the President thanked all those who participated in the Winter Social Competitions especially the Winter Members from other clubs for their support. He wished them well and an enjoyable Summer Season at their own clubs and invited them to join us again for the Winter Membership 2016/17. Eugene thanked Ron Prince and his team for their time and their commitment in running these events.
Finally the President reminded the members of the following upcoming events at Leinster: Aoibheann’s Pink Tie Charity Event, Leinster Bowling Club Unfurling, Quiz Night and Sunday Rinks. (see News/Events for details)