Mimosa, Paralimni and Famagusta Bowls Club Charity Cup 2017
In Aid of PASYKAF & KEPA.
The Mimosa Bowls Club held it’s annual Charity Cup on the 28th October. The event was sponsored as normal by Paralimni Municapality. It attracted 80 players from the five clubs on the Island.
This year the comp was made of twenty teams of 4. split into 4 groups with each team having players mixed from all the clubs.
The winner of each group qualified for the Semi-Finals.
The winners of group ‘A’ were the team of Bob Smith (Kiti), Pam Wilson (Mimosa), Chris Squirrell (Kama) and Derek Smith (Shogun).
They played the winning team from Group ‘D’, Paul Jordan (Star), Jan Rigby (Mimosa), Colin Lawrence (Kama) and Janette McClean (Shogun). The latter won through to the final.
In the other Semi –Final the team of Barrie Cole (Kiti), Chas Squirrell (Star), Mary Ferguson (Mimosa) and Rob Taylor (Shogun) overcame the team of Danny McClaren (Shogun), Mags Robertson (Mimosa), Val Cole (Kiti) and Peter Shaw (Mimosa Guest).
The final was a high class encounter which went down to the last bowl on the last end and was won by the team skipped by Paul Jordan of Star.
The event raised €1,177 on the day and added to this figure is €1,053 from the weekly Charity bingo held at the Hotel making a final total of €2,230. A Raffle with some wonderful prizes was held in the evening and some of the tombola and raffle prizes were donated by local businesses.