GWBS OPEN MEETING, OCTOBER 8, 2016
Our Open Meeting will be held October 8 at 12
Summit Creek Community Center, 6804 Summit Creek Dr., Clinton, MD.
Agenda includes installation of officers, awards presentation, and more.
Please attend to see what's happening in your senate and TNBA. Directions:
From Beltway, Branch Ave (Rte 5 South) to RIGHT on Surratts Road, to left on
Summit Creek Dr. to Community Center on right.
(Please note correction in Directions.)
2015-16 GWBS Bowlers of the Year, Male: Michael
Strickland, Female: Rhonda McNair, Senior Male: Greg Turner
HAPPY 55TH ANNIVERSARY GWBS
We are celebrating our 55th Year. GWBS was
founded in August 1961,
and still going strong. As a thanks to the bowling leagues that
were TNBA certified during the 2015-2016 bowling season, your league
certification will be sponsored at no cost for the 2016-2017 season.
This means that honor scores bowled in your league by TNBA members will be
eligible for TNBA and/or GWBS awards. GWBS officers will be contacting your
league officers to fill out the appropriate certification application at
the start of this bowling season. Be sure to get your TNBA membership. Thank
you again for your continuing support.
2016 EASTERN REGIONAL TOURNAMENT
TNBA Eastern Regional
Tournament will be held in our area November 11-13, 2016. Please get
entries in soon to get the squads you request.
Entries close October 15. Team house: Parkland Bowl,
Men's Team: Capital Plaza, Women's Team/Mixed Team: Marlow Heights.
2017 GWBS DOUBLES TOURNAMENT
Our annual tournament will start for four weekends on
January 7, 2017 through January 29, and on ML King Day, January 16, at
Parkland Bowl, 5700
Silver Hill Road, Forestville, MD
20747, (301) 735-5800. See
for tournament rules and additional information.
2017 LAS VEGAS QUERY
If you are interested in bowling with GWBS in
Las Vegas, please complete
GWBS Query Form and
submit your entry fees as soon as possible.
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
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
2016 GWBS TOURNAMENT
and Special WINNERS
Johnnie Jones, Tournament Director,
Support TNBA local, regional and national
tournaments. Check Activity Calendar for tournament schedules.
VA Senate, Oct 22,23,29,30
Renew your membership. Membership fee is only $21.
See your league secretary, senate rep or contact
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
2016-17 CERTIFIED LEAGUES
GWBS SHIRT ORDER FORM
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2015 Coronation Ball
TNBA 75th Anniversary
GWBS 50th Anniversary
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
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)