les bonnes boules de handcross

Charity Doubles

Spanish Team Oscar and David Win Charity Doubles 2016

A damp and soggy day and an overcast sky greeted the players arriving at the Handcross piste for the annual Charity Doubles competition, this year raising funds for MacMillan Cancer Nurses.

Hilary Kidd organised teams into various leagues for the morning session before David Leech, Handcross Chairman, opened the competition which began as light rain fell. Following enthusiastic and competitive play during the morning session, teams were organised into the Gold, Silver and Bronze competitions and the afternoon session began.

Spanish team of David Cruz and Oscar Miriam were finally declared the overall winners of the competition, the final results of which are as follows:-

Gold Winners Cobbetts – David Cruz & Oscar Miriam

Gold Runner Up Early Risers – Adrian Cowie & Paul Rasell

Gold Semi Allstars – Jamie Brooks & Steve Daykin

Gold Semi Donkey & Shrek – Nic Baxter & Phil Claydon

Gold Consolage Winner – Handon – Harrison Ash & Peter Kidd

Gold Consolage runner Up Parley – Alex Hepburn & Rey Guillaud


Silver Winners Cobbetts Lad – Dave Plumhoff & Lee Redfern

Silver Runner Up Handcross 1 – Tony Kidd & Dave Ransome

Silver Consolage Winner – Adur – Keith Baker & Ash Patel

Silver Consolage runner Up Handcross Ladies – Jane Sibbring & Brenda Steptoe


Bronze Winner The Bold & The Brave – Dave Chalkley & Ernest Harrison

Bronze Runner M&C – Marc Franco & Callum Lombard

Gold Runners-Up Adrian Cowie & Paul Rasell
Gold Semis: Steve Daykin & Jamie Brooks (not pictured)
Gold Consolage Winners Harrison Ash & Peter Kidd
Silver Winners Lee Redfern (above r) and Dave Plumhoff (not pictured)
Silver Runner Up Tony Kidd and Dave Ransome (Handcross)
Silver Consolage Winners Keith Baker & Ash Patel
Bronze Winners Dave Chalkley & Ernest Harrison
Bronze Runners-Up Marc Franco (above r) & Callum Lombard