Event Dates: July 29-30, 2017
Entry Fee: $30 for one event; $40 for two events
On-Site Registration: Additional $5
Sport Commissioner: Jack McCarthy; jmccarthy@strikeandspare.net

USBC SANCTIONED/OPEN TOURNAMENT
This bowling event is open to all bowlers and skill levels

FORMAT: All participants will bowl a three-game format with total pins plus their handicap to determining their ranking. The top four individuals will advance to the Medal Rounds. Should there be a tie, 9th and 10th frame roll-offs will be held until the tie is broken.

This tournament will offer Sanctioned and Open Divisions for all events. Participants may bowl in both Sanctioned and Open Divisions. To be considered for the Sanctioned Division, participants must include proof of certified average at the end of the season or 21 games of the current season certified by a league secretary along with registration. Those with no established average must bowl in the Open Division.

Bowlers are limited to two entries. Participants must change partners for them to do a second event in Doubles and may only enter in one Singles event. Some divisions may be combined with other divisions if there are not enough entries for competition within a division.

STARTING TIMES: The first squad will start Saturday at 9 am with continual squad starting times every hour after. The last squad of the day will bowl at 4 pm.
A similar format will be followed on Sunday with the final tournament squad starting at 12 pm and the medal rounds at 4:30 pm. Walk-ins welcome.

RULES: This Tournament is organized and bowled in accordance with the USBC rules and regulations. These events must be scheduled on lanes that are currently USBC certified and only USBC approved equipment may be used. For more detailed USBC rules information, visit www.bowl.com.

Membership – USBC award recognition will be automatically extended to all USBC members. USBC members MUST bring their membership cards in order to bowl. Eligible non-members may qualify for USBC award recognition by paying USBC associate membership dues before participation. Applications will be available on-site. All others may participate; however, they will not be entitled to USBC award recognition.

Average – Average verification and USBC membership cards must be presented or purchased at the time of check in. Tournament officials reserve the right to adjust or re-rate entries. Tournament officials reserve the right to make ruling for the situations not covered by USBC rules. Decisions of the tournament officials will be final. If registering for doubles, each athlete MUST register separately and list partner on the registration form. Entrants will use their highest average based on a minimum of 21 games from the previous season. If no average last year, use the highest current USBC average of 21 games or more, as of July 30, 2017, all others will bowl in the Open Division. If no current average is available bowlers will use the highest verifiable average from the previous season. Rule 319a, item 2, Rule 319e and Rule 319d is WAIVED. Bowlers are responsible for verifying their own average, whether submitted by the bowlers or others. If submitted average is lower than required and results in a lower classification or more handicap, the bowler’s score is disqualified. The decision of the tournament officials shall be final unless an appeal is made in accordance with Rule 329.

Scoring & Handicaps – The Sanctioned Division will use a handicap computed on 90% of the difference between the bowlers average. 130 for Preps, 160 for Juniors, 180 for Majors, 220 for Adults and Seniors. The Open Division will bowl scratch.

AGE: Age determination date is June 29, 2017. Proof of age must be provided with state ID or birth certificate.

SPECIAL NEEDS
This bowling event is limited to persons of special needs who have physical or intellectual liabilities.

FORMAT: This tournament will be “scratch” with no handicaps given to any bowler. All participants will bowl a 3 game format to determine their ranking. The top 4 individuals will advance to the Medal Rounds. Should there be a tie, 9th and 10th frame roll-offs will be held until the tie is broken.

Bowlers are limited to two entries. Athletes will be in divisions by age and their average or entry score. Bowlers with a current average must have 12 games or more. These bowlers must submit average sheet with entry. Some divisions may be combined with other divisions if there are not enough entries for competition within a division. The final score for an athlete competing is the sum of their scores over the three games. Foul lights will be on during competition.

STARTING TIMES: The first squad will start Saturday at 9 am with continual squad starting times every hour after. The last squad of the day will bowl at 4 pm. A similar format will be followed on Sunday with the final tournament squad starting at 12 pm and the medal rounds at 4:30 pm. Walk-ins welcome.

RULES: This Tournament is organized and bowled in accordance with the USBC rules and regulations. These events must be scheduled on lanes that are currently USBC certified and only USBC approved equipment may be used. For more detailed USBC rules information, visit www.bowl.com.

AGE: Age determination date June 29, 2017. Proof of age must be provided with state ID or birth certificate.

EXECUTIVE STRIKE AND SPARE FAMILY FUN CENTER
911 Phillips Lane
Louisville, KY 40209

Venue Information

Postmark Deadline: July 21, 2017
Online Deadline:
July 26, 2017
Registration Fee:
$30 for one event, $40 for two events
On-Site Fee:
Additional $5

Click here for the printable form to mail or fax.

Send entry forms by email:
aratliff@bluegrasssports.org

by mail:
Bluegrass State Games
162 E. Main, Suite 210
Lexington, KY 40507

by fax:
859-286-5158

$200 cash prize to Adult: 20-54 Open Division Champion
$100 prize in scholarship to Major: 13-19 Open Division Champion


USBC SANCTIONED/OPEN TOURNAMENT
Singles

Code Age  Division
00309 Preps: 8 & Under  Sanctioned
00319 Preps: 8 & Under  Open
00329 Juniors: 9-12  Sanctioned
00339 Juniors 9-12  Open
00349 Major: 13-19  Sanctioned
00359 Major: 13-19  Open
00369 Adult: 20-54  Sanctioned
00379 Adult: 20-54  Open
00389 Senior: 55 & Over  Sanctioned
00399 Senior: 55 & Over  Open


USBC SANCTIONED/OPEN TOURNAMENT
Doubles
*Age based on OLDEST member
% Age based on YOUNGEST member

Code Age  Division
00409 Preps: 8 & Under*  Sanctioned
00419 Preps: 8 & Under*  Open
00429 Juniors: 9-12*  Sanctioned
00439 Juniors 9-12*  Open
00449 Major: 13-19*  Sanctioned
00459 Major: 13-19*  Open
00469 Preps: 8 & Under%  Sanctioned
00479 Preps: 8 & Under%  Open
00489 Juniors: 9-12%  Sanctioned
00499 Juniors: 9-12%  Open
00509 Major: 13-19%  Sanctioned
00519 Major: 13-19%  Open
00529 Adult: 20-39%  Sanctioned
00539 Adult: 20-39%  Open
00549 Adult: 40-54%  Sanctioned
00559 Adult: 40-54%  Open
00569 Senior: 55 & Over%  Sanctioned
00579 Senior: 55 & Over%  Open


SPECIAL NEEDS TOURNAMENT
Female Singles Division

Code Age
00305 Youth: 8-17
00355 Adult: 18-25
00405 Adult: 26 & Over


SPECIAL NEEDS TOURNAMENT
Male Singles Division

Code Age
00300 Youth: 8-17
00350 Adult: 18-25
00410 Adult: 26 & Over

Register Today!

Postmark Deadline: 7/21/17
Online Deadline: 7/26/17

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