A great article from the Manawatu Standard about Himatangi Bowling Club

“A bowling green is all about the soil microbes. Reporter Lee Matthews hears how the hearty little Himatangi Beach Bowling Club got started in pure sand.

Sophie Fisher could be forgiven for feeling she’s got about 30 grandparents.

At 15, the Palmerston North Girls’ High School year 11 student is the youngest member of the Himatangi Beach Bowling Club, and her lawn bowling progress is eagerly coached by a membership keen to pass on tips.

Their advice is working. This is her…” Read More at http://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/features/6845889/Bowling-from-the-grass-roots