Harley swaps hammer for mallet

For a man who’s more comfortable working with horses and wearing work boots, croquet is an unusual hobby choice. But for Lewiston resident and farrier, Harley Watts, it’s a sport he loves, which has seen him compete across the country and around the world. Similar to lawn bowls, croquet requires players to use a mallet […]

Young athletes

Year six and seven students from Two Wells Primary School recently participated in SAPSASA swimming, football and netball. The annual primary school sports carnivals were held last month at a range of venues across Adelaide, including the state of the art South Australian Aquatic and Leisure Centre at Marion, Netball SA Stadium and football fields […]

Equestrian one-day event

Two Wells Equestrian and Pony Club hosted its inaugural one-day event back in April, with more than 100 riders taking part. Results were as follows:   Open Grade 3  Tanya Harrison GRINSTONE WESTWIND 1. Julie Robertson J P SINATRA 2. Elicia Noel TO FAR TO GO BVPC 3. Lexie Kinlough MARCUS EA 4. Abbey Pritchard […]

‘Grinders’ on the go

What has two wheels, two arms, two legs, and goes by the name “Grinder”? Angle Vale Primary School’s Pedal Prix car – being driven by one of its students, of course! The school has been competing in the annual Pedal Prix event since the year 2000 and by the time the Echo goes to print […]

Tracey rides for Cancer research

  The Adelaide Plains Equestrian Club supported our treasurer, Tracey Smith, as she took part in the Cancer Council’s fundraising event “Relay For Life”, held Sunday March 24. APEC members and their horses spent the entire day taking turns to ride laps of the track around Hamm Park, Lewiston. There was a great turnout of […]

Bowls season finishes up

Two Wells Bowling Club finished its 2012-2013 season with a dinner at the club, followed by trophy presentations,  on April 13. For the first time, the ladies competed in the Metropolitan competition, after years playing in the Wooroora Association. The men had three teams competing on Saturdays, and two teams playing mid-week on Wednesdays, with […]

Riders test new course

Two Wells Equestrian and Pony Club hosted its inaugural one-day event in April, but with more than 100 riders taking part and a purpose-built cross-country course, it didn’t dampen enthusiasm. After a hiatus of more than 10 years from the one-day event circuit due to a lack of space, the Two Wells event saw competitors […]