SENIOR MEN'S TEAM CO-ORDINATORS REPORT FOR 2013 AGM

 

A "new look" selection panel for the Wales Men's Senior Team was set up consisting of Chairman Mr Jim Paton, Team Co-ordinator Mr Terry Williams, Captains Mr Gareth Hughes & Mr Roger Morgan and Selection Panel of Mr Chris Slater, Mr Brian Hayes, Mr Barry Harris, Mr Nick Hughes & Mr Andrew Hughes

 

May 2012 v Greater Manchester

The Home match was played at Betws yn Rhos with Greater Manchester fielding a very strong team, in a hard fought contest Wales ran out victors 225 v 203 with Gary Ellis taking M of M

The Away game was played on the very difficult Irlam Steel green were despite every effort by all the players Wales lost 194 v 243 with Nicky Jones taking the well earned M of M

June 2012. V. Cheshire

The Home game was played at Llay Miners Club in torrential rain with all players playing at a remarkably high standard in overcoming the elements. Wales ran out winners 212 v. 208 with Noel Burrows taking M of M

The Away game was contested on the very difficult Hazel Pear Green, Northwich with Wales losing 203 V 204. Keith Bailey was a deserving winner of M of M

July 2012. V. Potteries & District

The Home game was played at Esclusham BC where Wales enjoyed a very convincing victory by 239 V 189 Mike Riley was the convincing winner of M of M

The Away game was played at Goldenhills BC. S on T where Wales tied the game 217 points each on the difficult surface, Ivor Jones was the worthy M of M

Supplementary Competition at Florence BC, Stoke

Wales lost 141 to 157 against a very strong Shropshire team and then proceeded to secure victory against Isle of Man 151 to 130. Wales then met a very strong North Midlands but during the game torrential rain turned green into a swimming pool which went against the Welsh team who lost 113 v 166

I would wish to sincerely thank All the players for their commitment to Wales and the supreme effort each made to bring success to Wales, your understanding, support & help always makes it a pleasure to be present with you

 Special thanks to the Selectors on spending so much time, effort & expertise in presenting such a challenging squads & greens to play on

To the host clubs in Wales many thanks for all the effort time and help you afforded us nothing was too much trouble to make each game a memorable occasion

To Dusia Price, Betty Hope, Brenda Jones, Sandra West & Dave Walker, Peter Higham & John Lloyd for your never ending support

To our President & Vice President, grateful thanks.

To Jim Paton, Gareth Hughes & Roger Morgan special thanks for all your advice, support & management on match Days

To John Percy for all his commitment, support  a great Ambassador for Wales

I can assure you that we will continue to work together in 2013 with your approval to continually strive to bring the success to Wales we so desperately seek

My Best Wishes for a Happy, Successful & Friendly 2013 season