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.



Matua Bowls - Levers Road, Matua come and have a go at outdoor bowls, friends, and family, neighbours one and all you are invited to join us in these two events.

Saturdays 12:45pm to 4pm [approx] Crackerjack, a friendly roll up cost $5, inc' pm tea, coaching included.

Sunday Social Bowls names in by 12.30pm, two games, finish 3.30pm; cost $5 per person including afternoon tea, plus raffles, bbq and game prizes.

For more information on these events please visit our website,

PS ... Bowls available, please wear flat sole shoes.


Mount Maunganui RSA Chess Club - Meet every Monday night at Mount Maunganui R.S.A. Juniors (6pm-7:30 pm), seniors (7pm-10pm). Contact: Noel Pinic 579 5412.



Tauranga City United AFC - Saturday 22 September

BOP Division Two

Tauranga City Utd AFC vs Rotorua United - Away.GOLFOmokoroa Golf Club - Saturday 22nd September Matchplay Semi Finals

All from No 1 Tee


11 David Popham v Gus Gaskin; Wayner Butler v Jonathan Lewis


11:07 Bradley Gray v Ed Davies; Allan Nicholls v Ian Blunt


11:14 Darryn Lowans v Brian Pirani; Harry Middleton v Tony Hewlett

C Grade

11.21 John Herder v Peter Alford; Mick Wheatley v Graham Muir

Junior Plate

11:28 Brian Glover v Steve Thomsen; Craig Monk v Ray Herdman

Intermediate Plate

11:35 Ruben Clinton v Kevin Donald; Allan Gray v Ian ArmerINDOOR BOWLSBethlehem Indoor Bowls - Mondays 7:30 pm at the Bethlehem Hall. People of all ages welcome. For more information contact Maxine 578 2481 or Wendy 578 2585.

Fire Brigade Indoor Bowls Club - Monday 24 September, Club visit to cits club - Note 7:00pm. Contact Anne 579 1079 or Colin 543 0326.

Gate Pa Indoor Bowls - 26 September Carousek Triples (Ecclesfield Trophy), 7:30pm. Phone Kevin 5434044.

South City Indoor Bowls - Tuesday 25 September, Box Drawn triples (Loughnan Cup). 7:30pm start. Contact Mary Bieleski 541 0687.

Te Puna Indoor Bowls - Monday 24 September, club night 7:30pm. New members of all ages very welcome. For more information phone Ian 5765306.

Welcome Bay Indoor Bowling Club - Mondays, names in by 7:15 pm. Welcome Bay Hall. New members welcome. Come along and give bowls a go. Coaching available. Phone Jill 544 1941.


CNS Tauranga Ramblers Cross Country & Road Running - Saturday 22nd September 2012 Pack Run Meet Greerton Athletic Club Rooms, Fraser Street, Greerton 1:45pm.

Mondays, 4pm, Cross Country Training, Waipuna Park.

Tuesdays, 5:30pm Training runs from Tauranga Domain.

Club Contact Malcolm Taylor 07 576 0000 or 027 292 4411. Email

Kaimai Ramblers Tramping Group Tauranga - Wednesday 26 September. From Wright Road - a tramp around some of the Aongatete Bait lines with Barbara. Easy/Mod, S/C, 10km. Bring lunch 8am departure. Cost $10. Car park at Te Puna Hall. Contact: Roger 544 1622, Lisa 552 4854, Keith 572 2660.

Katikati Tramping Club - The Katikati tramping club tramp for Saturday September 22nd is to Papamoa Hills Walkway and Kaituna Wetlands. This is an easy tramp and can you please contact Peter Lee-Johnson on 078638781. There will be an 8.30am start.

Midweek Tramping Group - Wednesday September 26. Mokoroa Gorge to Ohope via Whakatane and return on inland track. Grade moderate, approximately 5.5 hours. Phone Pat 5440670 or Rosemary 5761878.

Pack 'n' Boots Tramping - 23 September. Lake Okatina Rata Trees (off track and steep). Depart Barkes Corner 8:00am. Mount people phone Moya 575 7064. Phone Russell 571 1214. Travel $12.

Shoestrings Tramping - Saturday 22 September. Ngamuwahine Kaimais; Tramping gear. Meet Barkes Corner 9:00am. Ring Glennis 544 0458 or Lyn 021 117 8816 Travel $5.

Tauranga Tramping Club - Sunday 30 September. Woodlands Rd - Waitengaue stream track - Waitawheta Hut & return. Mod S/C's 24 $9 8:00am. Leader Cindy Ph 548 2066

Tauranga Tramping Club; Hikoi Group - Thursday 25th, Wires Track. Car swap 8am start. S/C M/H $20. Meet at Queen Elizabeth Youth Centre 11th Ave. 8:30am start. Please ring Jean 578 8785 or Shirley 578 6559
Attention Sport and leisure clubs:

This page is designated for weekly sports draws. Promotional advertising of club activities and or events is available through the Bay of Plenty Times classified section.

Draws for Tauranga sports organisations are compiled by Sport Bay of Plenty and published in the Bay of Plenty Times each Thursday. For inclusion in this column, only email is accepted, with a 4pm deadline of each Tuesday to in Word format (no grids/tables, tabs or Excel).

Inquiries about draws can be made at Sport Bay of Plenty on 07 578 0016. The hotline website is - please check this for draw details. For further information on sports draws and results please phone the info hotline 07 578 3626.