2018 Calendar of Events

Southwest Division tournaments and other events are listed below. Links to flyers, players and results are posted as they become available (a note will appear on the Home page and the tournament name below will be clickable).

Links to Women's Tournament Manual and Men's Blue Book rules are provided (click on "Rules").

Some tournaments award points toward Team Southwest:

Points - Women = SWWD points event
Points - Men = SWLBA points event

SWLBA-sponsored events are in blue
SWWD-sponsored events are in red
Club and other events are in black

Non-Southwest items that may be of interest to our members
Non-SWD EventAre Shown Like ThisNon-SWD Event

JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
JANUARY
 6 Sat Winter League 2017-2018
13 Sat Winter League 2017-2018
15 Mon MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
15 Mon Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event
20 Sat ----- SWLBA Annual General Meeting ----- Newport Harbor
20 Sat ----- SWWD Annual General Meeting ----- Long Beach
21 Sat Winter League 2017-2018
27 Sat Winter League 2017-2018
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
FEBRUARY
 3 Sat Winter League 2017-2018
10 Sat - 15 Thu Non-SWD EventSouth Central Division OpenNon-SWD Event Sun City & Sun City West, AZ
15 Thu Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event
16 Fri - 17 Sat Non-SWD EventSkills CampNon-SWD Event Sun City West, AZ
19 Mon PRESIDENTS' DAY
24 Sat RulesMumma Mixed Pairs (women skip) Riverside flyer
25 Sun (Mumma Rain Date)
25 Sun Marker Training San Diego
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
MARCH
 4 Sun (Vet-Novice Rain Date)
 4 Sun Marker Training Newport Harbor  
 3 Sat - 10 Sat Non-SWD EventSE Division Open (women men)Non-SWD Event Sun City Center, FL  
 6 Tue - 14 Wed Non-SWD EventWorld CupNon-SWD Event Warila, NSW, Australia
10 Sat Points - Women RulesAustralian Pairs Santa Ana flyer
10 Sat - 11 Sun Points - Men RulesMurray-Allison Singles Laguna Beach flyer
10 Sat - 11 Sun Non-SWD EventTiger Bowls - World InvitationNon-SWD Event Hong Kong
11 Sun Marker Training Sun City
13 Tue - 16 Fri Non-SWD EventTiger Bowls - China OpenNon-SWD Event Shenzhen & Zhuhai, China
15 Thu Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event details
14 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Newport Harbor flyer
17 Sat Carnival Long Beach flyer
24 Sat Points - Women Rules Vet-Novice Triples Casta del Sol flyer
24 Sat - 25 Sun Points - Men RulesSoCal Triples San Diego flyer
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
APRIL
 1 Sun EASTER    
 7 Sat Friendly Valley Mix/Match Pairs Friendly Valley flyer
 8 Sun RulesAmador Martinez Triples Oxnard flyer
14 Sat RulesVet-Novice Mix/Match Triples Santa Anita   (rescheduled from March 3) flyer
15 Sun Australian Pairs (replaces Goodrich Sr. Triples) Sun City former
15 Sun Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
18 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Casta del Sol
21 Sat - 22 Sun Points - Men RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Pairs) Santa Anita former
21 Sat - 22 Sun Points - Women RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Fours) Santa Anita former
23 Mon - 24 Tue Points - Men RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Fours) Santa Anita former
23 Mon - 24 Tue Points - Women RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Pairs) Santa Anita former
25 Wed - 26 Thu Points - Men RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Singles) Santa Anita former
25 Wed - 26 Thu Points - Women RulesSouthwest Div. Open (Singles) Santa Anita former
28 Sat Stirrat Mixed Triples Santa Ana former
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
MAY
 5 Sat Points - Women RulesKaty Stone Singles Long Beach former
 6 Sun Newport Members Classic (was Hyland) Newport Harbor former
12 Sat OPEN HOUSE ALL CLUBS
13 Sun MOTHER'S DAY
15 Tue Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
16 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Long Beach
19 Sat RulesMike & Mimi Majer Mixed Pairs Laguna Woods former
20 Sun RulesNovice Singles Newport Harbor former
20 Sun RulesNovic e Singles Newport Harbor former
26 Sat - 28 Mon Walt Disney Pairs Beverly Hills former
28 Mon MEMORIAL DAY
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
JUNE
 2 Sat -  3 Sun Points - Men RulesSoCal Rinks Newport Harbor former
 2 Sat Women's Cal 5's (replaces "5 Star") Oaks North former
 3 Sun Points - Women RulesFossati and Friends Triples Newport Harbor former
 9 Sat Gayle Plunkett City of Hope Fundraiser Santa Anita former
10 Sun Beckley 2 Bowl Mixed Triples Santa Monica former
15 Fri Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
16 Sat - 17 Sun Points - Women RulesUS Pairs Playdowns (Prelim) San Diego former
16 Sat - 17 Sun Points - Men RulesUS Singles Playdowns (Prelim) TBA former
17 Sun FATHER'S DAY
20 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Santa Anita
23 Sat - 24 Sun Points - Women RulesUS Pairs Playdowns (Final) San Diego former
23 Sat - 24 Sun Points - Men RulesUS Singles Playdowns (Final) TBA former
30 Sat Coronado Mixed Triples Coronado former
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
JULY
 4 Wed INDEPENDENCE DAY
 7 Sat Pat Gonzales Mixed Australian Pairs
Long Beach former
 8 Sun Ralph Ecton Triples Oxnard former
 8 Sat -  9 Sun Non-SWD EventCentral Division Open PairsNon-SWD Event Milwaukee, WI
15 Sun Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
14 Sat - 15 Sun Points - Women RulesUS Singles Playdowns (Prelim) Newport Harbor former
14 Sat - 15 Sun Points - Men RulesUS Pairs Playdowns (Prelim) Laguna Beach former
18 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Santa Ana
21 Sat - 22 Sun Points - Women RulesUS Singles Playdowns (Final) Newport Harbor former
21 Sat - 22 Sun Points - Men RulesUS Pairs Playdowns (Final) Laguna Beach former
28 Sat San Diego Mixed Triples San Diego former
29 Sun Wasserman Mixed Pairs San Diego former
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
AUGUST
 4 Sat Points - Women RulesDivision Rinks Hermosa Beach former
 4 Sat -  5 Sun Points - Men RulesCary-MacDonald Pairs Long Beach former
11 Sat Laguna Beach Open Pairs
Laguna Beach former
12 Sat - 13 Sun Non-SWD EventCentral Division Open SinglesNon-SWD Event Milwaukee, WI
12 Sun RulesNovice Pairs Newport Harbor former
12 Sun Points - Women RulesVeteran/Novice Pairs Long Beach former
15 Wed Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
15 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Laguna Beach  
25 Sat John Clark Mixed Triples Hermosa Beach former
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
SEPTEMBER
 1 Sat Judy Patrizzi Mix/Match 3-Bowl Pairs MacKenzie Park former
 3 Mon LABOR DAY
 8 Sat Points - Women RulesCalifornia Bears Laguna Beach former
 9 Sun The Groves Mixed Triples The Groves former
15 Sat Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
15 Sat - 16 Sun Newport Harbor Rinks Cup Newport Harbor former
19 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- The Groves  
22 Sat Joslyn Mixed Triples Holmby Park former
23 Sun RulesIzzie Forbes Vet/Nov M/M Triples Long Beach former
29 Sat Skins Cutthroat Santa Ana former
30 Sun Quinell Rinks Santa Monica former
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
OCTOBER
 6 Sat Oaks North Mixed Triples Oaks North former
 7 Sun Bill Hiscock 2-Bowl Triples Coronado former
 8 Mon COLUMBUS DAY
11 Thu - 13 Sat   Non-SWD EventNorth American ChallengeNon-SWD Event Laguna Woods
15 Mon Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
17 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Holmby Park
20 Sat RulesMen & Women Vet-Novice Pairs Laguna Beach, MacKenzie Park & Sun City former
21 Sun Maccabee Pairs (moved from Sep 2) Beverly Hills former
27 Sat RulesMixed Pairs (Men Skip) Santa Anita former
28 Sun Mix or Match Triples
Sun City former
29 Mon - 4 NOV Non-SWD EventWorld Sing.Champ. of Champ.Non-SWD Event St. Johns Park, NSW, Australia
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
NOVEMBER
29 OCT - 4 Sun Non-SWD EventWorld Sing.Champ. of Champ.Non-SWD Event St. Johns Park, NSW, Australia
?? ??? Non-SWD EventBowls USA Annual General MeetingNon-SWD Event                    Sun City, AZ area
 2 Fri - 10 Sat Points - men and women Non-SWD EventBowls USA United States OpenNon-SWD Event (Sun City, AZ area)
11 Sun VETERANS DAY    
14 Wed ----- Ladies Day ----- Sun City  
15 Thu Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event details
17 Sat RulesWaterbury (TBA) former
18 Sun Rules5 Man All-Star Laguna Beach former
22 Thu THANKSGIVING
24 Sat - 30 Fri Points - Men Non-SWD EventNational ChampionshipsNon-SWD Event Sun City Center, FL
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
DECEMBER
 1 Sat Winter League 2018-2019
 8 Sat Winter League 2018-2019
15 Sat Non-SWD EventSubmission Deadline - Bowls USA Newsletter ArticlesNon-SWD Event  
15 Sat Winter League 2018-2019
18 Tue (???) - Ladies Day Holiday Luncheon - Laguna Woods
22 Sat Winter League 2018-2019
25 Tue CHRISTMAS
29 Sat Winter League 2018-2019
JANUARY 2019
21 Mon MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY
FEBRUARY 2019
18 Mon PRESIDENTS' DAY
MARCH 2019
     
APRIL 2019
       
MAY 2019
27 Mon MEMORIAL DAY
JUNE 2019
   
JULY 2019
 4 Thu INDEPENDENCE DAY    
AUGUST 2019
   
SEPTEMBER 2019
 2 Mon LABOR DAY
OCTOBER 2019
14 Mon COLUMBUS DAY
     
NOVEMBER 2019
11 Mon VETERANS DAY    
28 Thu THANKSGIVING
DECEMBER 2019
25 Wed CHRISTMAS