Jansen and Evans Claim Gold in Qualicum Beach

Qualicum Beach, British Columbia | September 17th 2018


The 2018 Mixed Pairs Championships have crowned a winner: Brent Jansen and Karen Evans from British Columbia.

After three days of round robin play, Jansen and Evans found themselves atop the leaderboard at 8-1. Close behind was Alberta’s Keith Wylie and Shannon Roden, who sat at 7-2. New Brunswick’s Pat Beggs and Eleanor Murray would face off for bronze with Manitoba’s Ed Mulholland and Brenda Frank.

In the gold medal game, it was a tightly fought match between BC-B and AB. In the end, Jansen and Evans would just get across the finish line with a 16-13 victory. In the bronze match, it was a high scoring affair as MB and NB held nothing back. Trading blows back and forth, it was Manitoba that would walk away with the bronze medal, 22-16.

For final results and standings, please visit: https://bowlscanada.com/en/championship/2018champ_mixed.html

For more information, please contact: 
Matthew Nafe, Operations and Communications Coordinator, Bowls Canada Boulingrin

About Bowls Canada Boulingrin
Bowls Canada Boulingrin (BCB) is the governing body responsible for lawn bowls in Canada.  The BCB mission is to advance the sport of bowls in Canada.  For more details on Bowls Canada Boulingrin and the sport of lawn bowls, visit www.bowlscanada.com.