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VBC President's Shield
This is an annual event, in the form of a knock-out singles competition, open only to current club members.
Winner's name will be engraved on the Shield, and there will be small trophies to be kept by the winner and the runner-up.
2017 Competition
To be held over two weeks - preliminary rounds on Tuesday 1st November,
Quarter- and Semi-Finals on Tuesday 8th November.
Final and trophy presentation on Monday 14th November
See 2017 Competition for details.
2017 Rules
  1. This event is only open to currently paid-up members of Valverde Bowls Club.
  2. The competitions shall be played under the Laws and Regulations currently laid down by the World Bowls and shall be under the management and control of the competition convenors (Club captain and vice-captain), who shall be the ultimate authority on any matters of dispute.
  3. The competition shall be played on a straightforward knockout basis.
  4. Each match to consist of a 2-wood singles match, with the winner - the first to accumulate 15 shots - progressing to the next round.
  5. Only shots which finish within 1 metre of the jack will count - thus, on some ends, there may be no score to either player
  6. Toss for first mat in each match.
  7. Two 2-wood Trial ends per match.
  8. If a player fails to appear, or arrives more than 30 minutes after the agreed time for the tie, their opponent may claim a “Walk Over“.
2015 Competition
Held over two weeks in October/November, 2016.
See 2016 Results for draw and scores from the previous competition which was won by Keith Henley, with Peter Hollis being runner-up

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