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Thursday, April 24, 2014

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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.


Running with Tauranga Ramblers – Saturday 26th April, Cross Country Races various distances,  Waipuna Park at 1:45 pm. Saturday 3rd May, Lion Foundation Rotorua Marathon

Club Contact Malcolm Taylor 07 576 0000 Mobile 027 292 4411 Email: Website:



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.

Tauranga BMX Club - Cambridge Park, Cambridge Road. Tuesday club nights racing has started, Registrations 5:15-5:50pm, racing at 6:00pm. Safety gear must be worn, long sleeves, long pants, gloves, shoes and helmet. Cost $2 per members, $5 Non-members, first 3 nights Free. For further info contact Secretary or text 027 544 2121.

Tauranga BMX Club Coaching - Wednesdays 5:45-6:30pm – Sprockets under 8. Thursdays 6:00- 7:00pm – 8 and over. Safety gear must be worn, long sleeves, long pants, gloves, shoes and helmet Free to current club members. For further info contact Secretary



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 579 5412.



Omokoroa Golf Club – Saturday 26 April, Men's Carroll Cup Round 3.



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.

Fire brigade Indoor Bowls - Monday 28 April, No bowls as Hall is unavailable. Phone Sharon Hook 543 3929.

Gate Pa Indoor Bowls - Wednesday 30 April, Club Night 7:30pm Champion Finals 7:00pm. Phone Dave Crockett 543 3394.

South City Indoor Bowls Club - Tuesday 29 April, Tauranga RSA - Club Night 7:30pm. Contact Mary Bieleski 541 0687.

Tauranga Senior Citizens Club - Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, at 1:00pm. Names in by 12:45pm please. Everyone welcome. Coaching Saturday. Join in the fun. Phone club daily. 578 7534 after 12:30pm any day.

TePuna Indoor Bowling Club - Every Monday 7:15pm at the TePuna 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.



Midweek Tramping - Wednesday 30 April. Scheltema Road, Waitekauri, to the Winding Gear. Grade: moderate, approximately 5.5 hours. Phone: Margaret 576 4326 or Dave 574 2429.

Pack N Boots – Sunday 27 April. Whakapougakau Trig and West Okatina Walkway. Travel $12. Leader Tom phone 572 2011. Depart Barkes Corner 8:00am. Travel $12.

Tauranga Tramping Hikoi group – Thursday 1 May, Seales Road to Otawa to Upper Papamoa Road. Shuttle M/H 8:00am $15. Please ring Jean 578 8785 or Shirley 578 6559



Tuapiro Stream stillness. By Merran Gwyndell.
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