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Riverain Indoor Bowls Club

Indoor Rinks

Riverain Bowls Club is a centre for the sport of Bowls in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

Indoor Rinks

The facilities at Riverain are centred upon our a fully air-conditioned, international standard 8-rink bowling arena.
Our rinks often host competitions at the highest levels.
We provide spacious changing rooms, with lockers for members and have a comfortable lounge area in which players and spectators may relax.

The club has a number of qualified bowls coaches and coaching sessions are regularly run throughout the year.
We actively encourage bowlers of all ages and abilities, indeed we have a thriving youth section.

Indoor Dining

We have a fully licenced bar and catering service that can provide light meals and sandwiches throughout the day. After a match, we regularly provide larger meals at which we can cater for a maximum of 80 persons.

Indoor Bar and Snacks
Upcoming Fixtures
Saturday 20 July 14:00Bedford Borough Away
Saturday 27 July 14:00Harpenden Away
Saturday 3 August 14:30Turpins Home
Saturday 10 August 14:00Kempston Park Away
Saturday 17 August 14:00Bedford Borough Home
Saturday 24 August 14:00Harpenden Home
Saturday 31 August 14:30Turpins Away
Saturday 7 September 14:00Bedford Borough Away
Saturday 14 September14:00Kempston Park Home

We have a number of internal leagues and the Cygnets friendly turn up and play rollup sessions. These occupy the rinks at the times below.
At other times, members may book the rinks for their own games or roll-ups.

Regular Winter Season Leagues
09:30 11:45 14:00 16:1519:00
Monday Mixed TriplesLadies Triples Mixed Rinks
Tuesday Mens Triples Cygnets Mens Rinks Mixed Rinks
Wednesday Mixed TriplesMixed Rinks Mixed Triples
Thursday Mixed TriplesCygnets Mixed Rinks Mixed Rinks
Friday Mixed TriplesMens Triples Mixed Rinks
Saturday Inter-club FriendliesInter-club Friendlies
Sunday Inter-club FriendliesInter-club FriendliesBeginners League

Regular Summer Season Indoor Leagues
09:30 11:45 14:00
Monday Mixed Triples
Tuesday Mixed Triples
Wednesday Mixed Triples
Thursday Mixed Triples
Friday Mixed Triples
Sunday Closed

The latest honours board for our internal competitions:-

2018-2019 Internal Competitions Winners
Ladies SinglesJoan Welch
Mens Singles Jamie Claydon
Junior SinglesSam Andrews
Ladies Pairs Debbie Roe, Sharon Allen
Mens Pairs Matt Hayzelden, Glenn Williams
Mixed Pairs Heather Stapleford, Paul Andrews
Mens Triples Mick Allen, Matt Hayzelden, Paul Haskings
Mixed Triples Joan Welch, Rob Claydon, Jamie Claydon
Mixed Fours Shirley Page, Rose Castle, Matt Hayzelden, Paul Andrews

The winners table from the 2018-2019 Leagues is as follows:
Please note that all unclaimed prizes are available in the club office.

2018-2019 Internal League Winners
LeagueDivisionWinnersRunners Up
Monday 11:451Trinity Mohegans
Monday 11:452The Partners Knebworth
Monday 14:001Swallows Bridgers
Monday 14:002Crystals Small Slam
Monday 19:001Friends United Lovely Lines
Monday 19:002The Rockies Hackers
Tuesday 09:301The Lads Chindits
Tuesday 14:001Kestrels Bluebells
Tuesday 19:001Sheralees Oddballs
Wednesday 11:451Chestnuts Mountbury
Wednesday 11:452Haymakers T Rex
Wednesday 14:001Buntingford Bee's Knees
Wednesday 14:002The Harps All Stars
Wednesday 19:001Sleepless KnightsChippers
Wednesday 19:002The Vikings Sherbert
Thursday 09:301Daises Snowdrops
Thursday 09:302Camelias Crocus's
Thursday 14:001Fab 4 Datches
Thursday 14:002The Foxes Grange
Thursday 19:001Jokers Unflappabowls
Thursday 19:002Fliers The Settlers
Friday 11:451Kingfishers What-Nots
Friday 11:452Drifters Beechwood Pals
Friday 14:001Mohegans Oddbods
Friday 14:002Falcons Ospreys
Friday 19:001Pot Noodles B/Enders
Sunday 19:001Labrador Samoyed

Upcoming Events

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Trip to the Dogs

The outdoor club will be holding one of its occasional outings to Henlow Dog Racing.
This time, it will be for a two-course Sunday lunch, a roast or fish & chips. Starting at 13:30, followed by an afternoon of racing.
Price is £14.

Race Night

The outdoor club will be holding one of its occasional race nights.
Come to the clubhouse at 18:00.
Price £5, includes a ploughmans and dessert.

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