Taranaki Open Fours 2025

Dates
Bowls Taranaki are pleased to announce the following dates for the Midlands Funds Management Men’s Open Fours and The Devon Hotel Women’s Open Fours.
Midlands Funds Management Men’s Open Fours: Monday 20th January 2025 – Sunday 26th January 2025
The Devon Hotel Women’s Open Fours: Tuesday 28th January 2025 – Sunday 2nd February 2025

Sponsors
We are proud to welcome Midlands Funds Management as a major sponsor of Bowls Taranaki and the Men’s Open Fours. They are a nationwide finance company offering a range of investments, more information is available on their website at www.midlandsfundsmanagement.co.nz .

The New Plymouth Club sponsor the Men’s Open Fours Pairs Tournament. They are provide meals, drinks and entertainment in the heart of the city. For more information visit: www.newplymouthclub.co.nz .

We would like to thank The Devon Hotel for their sponsorship of The Devon Hotel Women’s Open Fours. They provide accommodation and dining options in central New Plymouth. For more information visit: www.devonhotel.co.nz

For all other regional information and accommodation options visit – www.taranaki.co.nz

Schedule – Men’s Open Fours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: Qualifying
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Finals and Pairs Tournament.

Tournament Rules – The rules are simple!

• Taranaki Teams must be members of the same club
• Visiting teams must be members of the same Centre/State
• Fours entry fee $240 per team
• Section Play: 4 days, 2 games of 25 ends / day
• 6 wins to qualify
• Post Section: 25 End games with “Sudden Death”
• $7,600 Cash Prizes.

Schedule – Women’s Open Fours
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: Qualifying
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: Finals and Pairs Tournament

Tournament Rules – The rules are simple!

• Taranaki teams must be members of the same club
• Visiting teams must be members of the same Centre/State
• Fours entry fee $200 per team
• Section Play: 3 days, 2 games of 25 ends / day
• 4 wins to qualify
• Post Section: 25 End games with “Sudden Death”
• Cash Prizes.

Accommodation
We recommend the following accommodation providers: The Devon Hotel, The Flamingo Motel, Francis Douglas Memorial College Hostel and PIHMS (Pacific International Hotel Management School) Hostel. We have some houses available to let, if you require accommodation please let us know. For more information view our Accommodation Fact Sheet
For all other regional information and accommodation options visit – www.taranaki.co.nz