The opening ceremonies for the National Lawn Bowling Pairs tournament in Parksville were held Sunday evening and the matches are taking place all this week.
Monday morning saw the best pairs from across the country looking to leave their mark on the pitch at the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club.
It is a round robin format all the way to Friday, with games starting at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. The medal round takes place Saturday, with the bronze game at 9:30 a.m. and the gold medal game at 1 p.m.
There is a dinner Friday night, September 12, along with a dance and silent auction in support of the tournament. Tickets are $35, available at the club.