Bowling

Cohen regains Maccabi GB bowling crown

By Danny Caro, October 8, 2014

Andrew Cohen was crowned overall champion at the 21st Maccabi GB Lawn Bowls Finals at Bishopswood Bowls Club, Finchley.

Cohen, who last won the title in 2012, overcame Frank Dryer 21-12 in the final.

The Men’s Pairs was won by Terry Lichkin and Tony Pannick. They beat the Woodcock Park pairing of Ray Ebrahimi and Michael Baum, 17-14, to retain their title.

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Lustigman's tour of pride

July 10, 2014

The Maccabi Lawn Bowls Association will be touring Israel for the fourth consecutive year when it plays matches against all of Israel's bowling clubs in October.

The tour is organised and headed by Maccabi GB Vice President Stuart Lustigman and features 37 male and 18 female bowlers against players from Ramat Gan, Savyon, Kiryat One, Haifa, Netanya and Ra'anana, culminating in a gala bowling ni

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Lustigman bowled over by Israel trips

October 25, 2013

A total of 68 people, including 49 playing members from the Maccabi Lawn Bowls Association, travelled to Israel in two consecutive tours organised by Maccabi GB vice-president Stuart Lustigman.

Three matches were played in Ra’anana as well as bowling clubs in Savyon, Haifa, Kiryat Ono, Ramat Gan and Netanya.

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Maccabi Lawn Bowls to tour Israel again

February 15, 2013

Following successful lawn bowls tours to Israel in 2011 and 2012, the Maccabi Lawn Bowls Association will be returning to the region in this autumn.

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Maccabi bowlers impress on tour

October 26, 2012

The Maccabi Lawn Bowls Israel Tour completed its second successful visit with matches against local opposition.

The entire party, comprising 37 people, including 29 bowlers, spent eight days in Israel and visited The Israel Sports Centre for the Disabled, Boys Town Jerusalem and The Therapeutic Horse Riding Centre as part of a varied and informative programme.

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Lustigman bowled over

October 15, 2012

The Maccabi Lawn Bowls Tour of Israel leaves this weekend with a party of 37 people, including 29 bowlers from Bishopswood, Glebelands, Woodcock Park, Stanmore, Selbourne, Northwood and Herga Bowls Clubs.

The group will play matches against Ra’anana, Haifa, Netanya and Kiryat Ono Bowls Clubs in an eight-day programme.

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Majestic Michaels sees off Ellis to take MGB ten pin bowling crown

May 9, 2012

The annual Maccabi GB Tenpin bowling tournament took place at Airport Bowl on Sunday with a large pool of players of all abilities, including several newcomers and an international flavour with one player coming over from Sweden.

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Lawn bowls delegation fly the flag in Israel

September 20, 2011

A group of 34 people including 26 players from the Maccabi Lawn Bowls Association GB have completed a week-long tour of Israel.

The delegation played matches against the bowling clubs of Ra'anana, Ramat Gan, Haifa and Jerusalem. The matches proved very challenging but were not without some success.

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'Fantastic response' for JRDA

By David Gold, August 4, 2011

The Jewish Racing Drivers Association (JRDA) will be officially launched on September 11 at an event hosted by Lotus Silverstone during the Le Mans Series and Intercontinental Cup.

The JRDA announced earlier this year that they were forming an organisation which they hope will find a Jewish Formula 1 champion within five years, and they have attracted attention from the US and Europe.

Paul B

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Success could come at a price

By Danny Caro, July 21, 2011

Team GB's performance at the European Maccabi Games has been described as a huge success, and rightly so.

The bar was clearly raised in several sports with the Open and Junior footballers proving a cut above the rest. It was also the Games where our futsal players put themselves on the map.

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