Eildon hosted the 2017 QLD Gateball Doubles Championship on Saturday 16th September. The weather was very good and the courts were carefully set out. While the number of competitors was not as many as would be expected, it was pleasing to see that players like Sandra Reynolds from as far away as Toowoomba were prepared to travel for the event.
The one pair out of six that was undefeated was comprised of Peter Sweet from Southport and Bruce McAlister from Ipswich. Congratulations Peter and Bruce on a most successful series of games.
Jennifer Morris presented Peter and Bruce with their medal and trophy.
In second place was Jim and Barbara Northcott from Southport Croquet Club who lost the one game to Peter and Bruce.
Jim and Barbara Northcott with Bruce McAlister who presented their medallions.
The members at Eildon prepared very good refreshments and it was a very good atmosphere on the day. The two photos below show players in action.