Pennants

Bowls WA  -  2017-18 Pennants Announcement

The following is the notification from Bowls WA on the structure for the coming season’s pennants:

At the recent Bowls WA AGM a Motion was passed by majority club vote requiring the 2017- 2018 Pennant Season to return to a 10-team pennant competition pursuant to the Pennant Conditions of Play 2015-16.

Therefore in line with this motion the following conditions have been followed to determine promotions and demotions based on all ladders at the end of the 2016-2017 season.

  • All clubs finishing in automatic promotion positions in accordance with the 2015-16 COP are confirmed as promotions.
  • All results from Challenge Finals that were played in accordance with the 2015-16 COP are confirmed as having been played and results to stand accordingly.
  • All Challenge Finals that were not played in accordance with the 2015-16 COP are confirmed as not fulfilling COP requirements meaning all results are deemed invalid.
  • All Promotion Finals that were not played in accordance with the 2015-16 COP are confirmed as not fulfilling COP requirements meaning no 2nd promotion position will be awarded.
  • If the number of confirmed promotions to a higher division is less than the number of prescribed demotions according to the 2015-16 COP, the higher finishing club on the ladder at the end of the 2016-17 home and away season will not be demoted and retains their position in the relevant division for the 2017-18 season.

Draft Pennant Draw will be on the Bowls WA website from 8am Wednesday 13 September until 4pm Friday 15 September 2017.

All submissions regarding the draw will need to be submitted to Bowls WA via by 4pm Monday 18 September 2017.