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Friday, March 27, 2015

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ATTENTION SPORT AND LEISURE CLUBS - This page is designated for weekly SPORTS DRAWS.

For inclusion in this column, only e-mail is accepted, with a deadline of 4pm each Tuesday to in WORD FORMAT (NO GRIDS/ TABLES, TABS OR EXCEL). Enquiries regarding draws can be made at Sport Bay of Plenty on Phone 07 578 0016. The hotline website is - please check this for draw details.

DRAW INFORMATION: For further information on Sports draws and results please phone the Info Hotline 07 578 3626.


Tauranga Ramblers Athletics Club – Tuesdays at Tauranga Domain All Weather Athletics Track 5:30pm Club Contact: MalcolmTaylor 07 5760000 027 2924411 email:

Smiths Sports Shoes Everyone's Run &  Walk Thursdays Run/Walk. Maxwell's Road Reserve off Chapel Street. 3km & 5km Option. Register 5:15. Walk starts 5:45 pm, Run 6:00pm. Adults $5.00, Students $3.00. Organised by Tauranga Ramblers. Contact Malcolm Taylor 07 576 0000 email


Freestyle BMX Club - BMX Inc have a club night every Tuesday night. We meet at 17th Ave Skate Park at 4:30pm. A decision is then made as to what skate park we will go to. Participants must be 11 years or older to join the club. Helmets are compulsory and you should bring money for fish and chips. Check us out on facebook. Key word BMX Inc. For more info phone Paul on 027 742 1756 or 021 916 571.


Mount Maunganui RSA Chess Club - Meet every Monday night at Mount Maunganui R.S.A. Juniors (6:00pm – 7:30pm), seniors (7:00pm – 10:00pm). Contact Noel Pinic on 579 5412.


Tauranga City United - Saturday 28th March

Northern League 1st Division - Belvedere Group Tauranga City United vrs Hibiscus Coast - Away

Mens WAIBOP Premiership League - Tauranga City United vrs Katikati – Away


Bethlehem Indoor Bowls - Mondays 7:30pm at the Bethlehem Hall. People of all ages welcome. For more information contact Maxine 578 2481 or Wendy 578 2585.

Gate Pa Indoor Bowls – Wednesday April 1 Ladies Singles & Garden Forest Marine Mens Singles (Ballinger Trophy) Markers required. 7.30pm.. Enquiries to Debbie Reid 571 5919.

Mt Maunganui Indoor Bowls -Every Wednesday night, arrive at 6.45pm.  All welcome. Enquiries Phone Jim 5721983

Tauranga Senior Citizens Club - Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at 1pm. Names in by 12:45pm please. Everyone welcome. Coaching Saturday. Join in the fun. Phone club daily. 578 7534 after 12:30pm any day.

Te Puna Indoor Bowling Club - Every Monday 7:15pm at the Te Puna Memorial hall. For more information phone Ian 579 3024.

Welcome Bay Indoor Bowling Club - Mondays, names in by 7:15pm. Welcome Bay Hall. New members welcome. Come along and give bowls a go. Coaching available. Phone Jill 544 1941.

South City Indoor Bowls – Tuesday 31 March Championship singles (McKinley Cup) Markers please 7pm. Enquires to Mary 541 0687.


Kaimai Ramblers Tramping Group – Wednesday 1 April From Whakamarama Road, Ngamarama Track West, off to Hidden Falls & return. Easy/mod, S/C (17km). 8am departure Carpark at Te Puna Hall. Phone Roger 544 1622 – Lisa 552 4854 – Marilyn 572 4304.

Pack ‘n' Boots – Sunday 29 March, Whataroa Falls from Demeter road will suit fast group going ahead/slow group behind. Moderate 5-6 hours. Departs Barkes Corner 8am. Leader Trish 543 4570, departs Papamoa Plaza 8M PHONE Eveie 542 1199 Travel $5.

Shoestring Tramping – Saturday 28 March Wairongomai Valley Tracks 3hrs. Meet Barkes Corner 9am, travel $10. Leader: Tim 572 3500

Tauranga Hikoi Group Midweek Tramping – Thursday 2 April. Thompsons Track - DC3 site. Med-Hard. Meet at Queen Elizabeth Youth Centre 11th Ave 8am $8. Please ring Jean 578 8785 Shirley 578 6559

Tauranga Mid- Week Tramping Group - Wednesday April 1. Waitawheta Hut direct from Franklin Rd and return. Option to return via Kauri Loop. Grade easy or moderate, approximately 5.5 hours. Phone Pat 544 0670 or Robbie 578 7107.


Papamoa beach sunrise. Photo by Matt Rossiter.
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