Congratulations to all the successful 5 & 10 Pin youth bowlers who will advance from their Regions to the Provincial finals. The 10 Pin Provincial Finals will take place at Town N Country Bowl, Vancouver on February 27th and the 5 Pin Provincial finals will be held at Bowlertime 5 Pin Centre, Kamloops (Bantam & Junior Division teams), Falcon Lanes, Kamloops (Senior Division teams and senior division singles) and Village Lanes Fun Centre, Chase (Bantam & Junior Division singles). Good luck to everyone advancing!
Thank you to all the bowling centres and bowlers who supported this year’s campaign. Presentation of the cheque to Variety, The Children’s charity was done on Sunday, February 14th. Ken Hayden, BC Bowls for Kids chair, Norm Grohmann, Honorary chair and Jamie Leonardo our past poster boy presented the cheque on behalf of the bowlers – $61,000! way to go BC!
Good Luck to all 5 Pin teams players advancing to the Zone finals this weekend Feb. 13th & 14th competing for a spot to advance to the Provincial Championships in Chase & Kamloops on March 5th.
10 Pin singles bowlers are also bowling in zones this weekend looking to advance to their Provincial Championships in Vancouver on February 27th.
Good luck to everyone – good bowling & have fun!
Congratulations to Elijah Hagen of Scottsdale Lanes, Surrey! Elijah has won an iPad for his hard work. Runner-ups Benjamin Purvis of Port Coquitlam Bowl and Cassidy Pogue of Scottsdale Lanes won $100 Retail Gift Certificates. Thank you all for your hard work of selling National Fund campaign chocolates.
The draw took place at the YBC 4 Steps to Stardom Provincial Banquet on February 28, 2015 for all YBC registered bowlers who sold 2 cases or more in the National Fund Campaign. The six other winners will receive a $100 retail store and a $100 bowling gift card each.
Well British Columbia Proprietors & bowlers you have done it again! A cheque was presented to Variety – The Children’s Charity at the Show of Hearts Telethon on Sunday, February 15th on behalf of everyone who has raised money in this year’s BC Bowls for Kids Campaign. BC Bowls for Kids Chair, Ken Hayden, Peter Pin and our two poster boys Ryan & Andrew presented a cheque in the amount of $66,000.
On behalf of the special needs kids of BC THANK YOU!
Thank you to all bowling centres who sold Bowl BC 50/50 tickets and to everyone who purchased tickets! Congratulations to Eric Klawitter from Pleasant Valley Plaza in Houston who won the draw that took place tonight Monday, Dec. 15th at Scottsdale Lanes, Surrey. Eric won $3936 dollars!
Congratulations to all the youth bowlers who participated this past weekend, December 7 & 8 in the zone finals of the 4 Steps to Stardom 5 Pin Singles event.
There was some great bowling done by our youth competitors. The winners of each division and category will now advance to the Provincial finals to be held in Langley/Surrey on February 28th, 2015. Good luck to everyone!
The dates, times and locations for the 4 Steps to Stardom 5 Pin singles events have been established and sent out to all bowling centres. For more information click here
Thank you to Waterway Houseboats for donating a houseboat vacation prize to the Provincial 400 Club tournament. All bowlers in attendance and bowling in the event were entered into a draw to win this prize.
Congratulations to Darryl Wood of Scottsdale Lanes, Surrey for winning the vacation prize!
British Columbia’s club 55 bowlers did us proud at the National Championships held in Welland, Ontario on July 7 & 8th. The men’s team from Revs Maple Ridge, team members Ron Carncross, Gary Haswell & Lloyd Johnson along with the ladies’ team from Savoy Lanes, Nelson, team members Pat Alexander, Lee McNeill & Effie Rains both managed to capture the bronze medal at the Championships.
Congratulations! Hope everyone had fun and met some new friends