Greater Washington Bowling Senate
                                                                      of The National Bowling Association, Inc. 

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2017 Las Vegas Query
Well we just rounded up a grand time in Dallas, and  it's time to plan for Las Vegas in 2017. If you are interested in TNBA Las Vegas tournament, please complete query form and submit your bowling fees by July 15. USBC have reserved squads for TNBA bowlers (May 17, 19, 28-30) for a limited time (until June 25, 2016). If you are interested in bowling in USBC Las Vegas tournament, please submit the USBC application and fees as soon as possible.


2016 TNBA CONVENTION/TOURNAMENT

Thanks to Dallas Metroplex Senate for rolling out the red carpet for TNBA. We appreciate the extraordinary hospitality. We all had a great time in Dallas! See Unofficial Tournament Standings.


TNBA PRINCESS, JOHNNIE CHRISTIAN

Congratulations to GWBS Queen and 2016 TNBA Princess Johnnie Christian, for your great effort.

Special congratulations to Mary Murphy from Dallas Metroplex Senate and Maurice Richardson, Empire Senate, the 2016 TNBA Queen and King, for their outstanding fundraising efforts. See you in November.


 JUNE CALENDAR CLUB
We have a June Calendar Club raffle  to help defray cost of hosting the 2016 Eastern Regional Tournament. See Tish Cole or senate rep for tickets.


2016 GWBS DOUBLES TOURNAMENT
Disposition of an appeal of disqualification has been resolved. Doubles winners are posted and prizes will be issued. Thank you for your patience. 


APPROVED BALLS
The Jackal and Jackal Carnage (MOTIV brand) cannot be used in USBC competition.  The balls no longer meet specifications and have been pulled from the approved ball list. 

 


EASTERN REGIONAL JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT
2016 TNBA Eastern Regional Junior Tournament will be held on April 2 and 3, 2016, at Bowlerama Lanes, New Castle, DE. Entry forms and hotel information 
will be available in December.


RENEW MEMBERSHIP, GET LEAGUE CERTIFIED
Make sure you are eligible for TNBA/GWBS awards and tournaments by getting your membership card early and making sure your league is TNBA certified. See your league secretary, your senate rep or e-mail
senate secretary.


 

NCAUSBA HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES
Congratulations to GWBS members, Arlen "Yogi" Holmes and Billy Slater, who  are the 2016 NCAUSBA Hall of Fame inductees. For a review of their outstanding contributions to the sport of bowling in this area, see the September 2015 issue of Bowl Magazine.

 


HAIL KING ROBERT!
Robert "Rabbit" Holder of GWBS was crowned
2015 TNBA King in Las Vegas. Congratulations Robert to you and your new Queen, Gwen Aime of the Las Vegas Senate.

 


AWARDS PRESENTATIONS
Thanks to all who took the time to attend our semi-annual meeting and awards presentation. We appreciate your support. 

This years President's Award was presented to Victor Pringle for his outstanding assistance in 2014 Eastern Regional Tournament hosting projects. He was instrumental in arranging White House visit for TNBA King Bobby and Queen Vera and TNBA officials. He also arranged for US flags that were flown over the US Capitol in honor of TNBA 75th Anniversary, the King and Queen, and TNBA President Green. Congratulations, Victor.

GWBS Female Bowler of the Year, Marina Akers-Epps, was present to receive her award. Thoseaward recipients who were not present, e-mail awards@gwbs-tnba.org to arrange pickup of  your award. 


 


TNBA Hall of Fame
Luther Moses, TNBA National Director of Tournaments was inducted in TNBA Hall of Fame (Meritorious Service) during 2015 TNBA Week. Congratulation Luther for this high honor.
All Hall of Fame members present at this year's Awards Banquet were honored including our own, Cornell Jackson, Ron Holt and A. Jane Hassell-Timmons.

 

06/13/2016



2016 GWBS TOURNAMENT
DOUBLES WINNERS
Singles and Special WINNERS

Johnnie Jones, Tournament Director, 202-316-3727

 


ACTIVITY CALENDAR 

 TOURNAMENTS
Support TNBA local, regional and national  tournaments. Check Activity Calendar for
tournament schedules.

TOURNAMENT FLYERS
Insurance Senate (Hartford, CT)



 


GWBS-TNBA MEMBERSHIP

Renew your membership. Membership fee is only $20. See your league secretary, senate rep or contact senate secretary.
 

TNBA AWARD REQUIREMENTS

To qualify TNBA awards, honor scores must be bowled
in a TNBA certified league or tournament. Leagues should be certified within 30 days after league start. League certification fee is $5. League secretaries or league representative, contact senate secretary for certification forms and submission information.
Chevrons are available for TNBA certified league champions and high average male/female bowlers
.

2015-16 CERTIFIED LEAGUES


 

GWBS SHIRT ORDER FORM

 


CONTACT US

If you need to contact us or have news that would be of interest to our members for publication online drop us
an e-mail at contact-us@gwbs-tnba.org


Video Gallery

2015 Coronation Ball

TNBA 75th Anniversary

GWBS 50th Anniversary


GWBS INFORMATION BOXES

GWBS award forms, league certification applications, upcoming activities, tournaments flyers, TNBA Bowler, etc. are in GWBS information box in the following bowling centers. If the information you need is not available contact us.

AMF Capital Plaza, (Landover, MD)
AMF Marlow Heights (Marlow Hts., MD)
Bowl America Woodbridge, VA
Crofton Bowl, Crofton, MD
Parkland Bowl (Suitland, MD)
Rinaldi's (Riverdale, MD)