Club Helensvale’s $60,000 National 5 A Side
The annual Club Helensvale $60,000 National 5 A Side Challenge is one of the biggest events on the national calendar. With a massive prize pool on offer and a first place cheque of $20,000 up for grabs, twenty powerhouse teams from six states across the nation compete at Club Helensvale’s invitation only, highly sought after four day event.
The Broadbeach Bulls won the 2017 National $60,000 5 A Side title after defeating the international NZ , star-studded club side from Eastbourne. Congratulations to the Broadbeach team; Ryan Bester, Paul Girdler, Ryan Burnett, Sean Ingham, Kevin Anderson, Barry Gilbert – Manager, on their win.
This event was the first of its kind ever held in Australia in 2007 and has grown in strength and profile each year since. A high quality field of bowls finest compete in this event. The prize pool is a lucrative $60,000, paying down to 6th place. It makes for an intense competition with each team striving to be crowned the supreme club of the Nation – taking with them the $20,000 first place winners cheque.