1. The Holiday Doubles Tournament is open to all USBC
2. A bowler who is
not a member of USBC and who is not under suspension or
denied membership, may become eligible to compete in the
Doubles Tournament by paying
a participation fee of $5.00 for men/women. Youth shall pay
a $4.00 membership fee.
3. Fees: Each entry
shall pay the following fees: Bowling $22.50 and Awards
$4.50, total due per couple will be $27.00. ALL AWARDS WILL
BE RETURNED 100% IN THE FORM OF TROPHIES AND
4. Categories: Couples
for the tournament shall consist of one adult and one
youth with separate categories for girls and boys.
5. Divisions: Age divisions shall be 11 and Under OR 12 and
by the age of the
youth as of August 1, 2017. Youth must be 19 years old
or younger as of August 1, 2017.
Average: Adults will use your highest certified league
average for the
based on 21 games or more. Adult USBC members
with a current 21 game average as of December 1, 2017 that
is 10 pins
higher than the prior
season’s average, must use current average. If you
have no prior season’s average, use your current season’s
average of 21
games or more as of
December 1, 2017. If none of these apply, women will
use 160 average, men will use 210 average. USBC youth
use their current USBC
certified average of 9 games minimum, as of
December 1, 2016. If no current average is available they
will use the
highest average from the
2015-2016 season, based on 21 games or more.
If none of these are available the the USBC youth member
will use 100 per
game for 11 and
Under & 150 per game for 12 and Over.
7. Failure to use proper average prior to start of
tournament shall disqualify
stated in USBC rule 319A 1-5.
Adult participants are cautioned to be familiar with the
of USBC rules
319C and 319E.
9. Report prior prize
winnings as stated in rule 319D.
Each participant may bowl as often as they like, but may
only receive one
award in their
division/category. Ratio: 1 out of 5.
11. Both youth and adult participants must abide by USBC
12. Trophy presentation
will be January 14, 2018.
date is December 30, 2017.