OKC USBC Association
ANNUAL MEETING
Saturday, July 10, 2021 @ 1-3pm

Will Rogers Senior Activity Center
3501 Pat Murphy Drive, OKC
(Located near Tennis Center within Will Rogers Park)

ELECTIONS
President-Elect
Youth Director
Directors


All GR OKC Area USBC members are welcome and involvement encouraged!

COVID-19 Guidelines will be enforced
and
Social Distancing will be required


Water & Snacks provided by Association
Feel Free to bring your own Beverage

Doors Will NOT Open until 12:30 p.m.
Meeting begins at 1pm and must be concluded by 3pm


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WANT TO BE INVOLVED?
 OKC BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Application is under Information heading
Must be submitted to
Association Office by June 1, 2021

AWESOME BOWLING
JOSH IMHOFF
February 24, 2021
Boulevard Handicap League
279 / 300 / 279
858
Leads OKC Area for 2020-2021



------NEW STATE RECORD-----
Congratulations
Honey Badgers
Sky Swindell, Wes Davis and Kevin Swindell
bowling in Wednesday Trios League at Sooner Bowling Center

Wes Davis - 224/300/221=745
Kevin Swindell - 216/257/231=704
Sky Swindell - 300/259/290=849
Games 740/816/742=2298
Outstanding Bowling Gentlemen!

CHECK OUT HALL OF FAME PAGE
AS MEMBER BIOS AND PICTURES
HAVE BEEN ADDED


PLEASE
STAY SAFE - STAY HEALTHY

During this COVID-19 Pandemic
We want everyone to know
USBC is here for you


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United States Bowling Congress
RULE CHANGES
2020-2021 BOWL.com/RULES


The following rules have had modifications made for the 2020/2021 season.  We have indicated what has changed in each rule and where practical, we have stated the new rule in its entirety.


RULE 400 - Youth Membership Eligibility
Reduces the age limit for youth membership to 18 from 20.

New Rule
USBC Youth membership is available to an individual who has not reached their 18th birthday prior to August 1 of the current bowling season.  Individuals who purchase Youth membership in a summer league and turn 18 prior to August 1 will be allowed to complete the summer league.

RULE 12 - Parental Consent Form
The USBC Singles Competition Prize Waiver Form and the Parental Consent Form have been replaced with a new document titled Consent Form.

RULE 14 - Supplemental Fees
Rule was deleted.

New RULE 14 - Emergency Authorization
Allows USBC to temporary modify the General Playing, Award, League and Tournament Rules under specific circumstances.  Information regarding any active authorizations will be posted on BOWL.com.

NEW RULE
Equipment Specifications - Bowling Balls
1.  No balance holes will be permitted.
2.  All holes drilled must be used for gripping purposes on every delivery.
3.  No more than three (3) ounces of weight on any halves of the ball.

In accordance with the authority granted through Rule 14, the following rules have been designated for temporary exceptions to be effective until further notice:

Rule 18
USBC will temporarily allow the use of isopropyl alcohol, aka rubbing alcohol on the outer surface of the ball at any time during USBC certified competition.

Rules 106a and 106b
USBC will temporarily allow individual teams to compete on a single lane without the requirement to rotate lanes after each frame.

Rules 320a and 320b
USBC will temporarily allow individual teams to compete on a single lane without the requirement to rotate lanes after each frame.

 USBC High Score Awards and Average Recognition
USBC will temporarily extend recognition of scores bowled on a single lane for USBC High Score Awards and for inclusion in the individuals official average records.

 
 
USBC Membership Dues remain at $27.00
Local Dues:  $12.00
State Dues:  $2.00
National Dues:  $13.00.

Special Olympic Membership $10.00 with $7.00 to USBC and $3.00 to Local Association.

Bowling is Still
the Best Bargain of all Sports membership and with USBC being the governing body for the Sport of Bowling,
Membership Benefits far outweigh all other amateur sports.
To see a list of membership benefits click here.



 
 
 
HALL OF FAME Nominations for 2020 closed 7/31/2020.  This year's induction ceremonies and tournament have been put on hold for now.  The HOF committee will wait to see what happens with COVID-19 epidemic before deciding if it is feasible to have a selection early spring or postpone until October 2021.  In the meantime....

The Oklahoma City Hall of Fame and Museum is seeking nominations for it's 2021 Induction. Candidates must
be 40 years of age at the time of induction and have had 10 years as a member of the OKC Association.
Service: Made outstanding contributions to the good and welfare of the game through administrational or organizational work.
Performance: Any Bowler, through their competitive skills, has displayed outstanding ability in the game of American Ten Pins over a minimum of twenty years as an active bowler with a minimum of (10) combined years in the OKC Association.
NOTE: Nomination forms can be found in the information section of this website but must be turned into the association office by July 1, 2021.
 
ONE STRIKE FROM PERFECTION
                                   
STILL THE HIGHEST SERIES IN OKC & OKLAHOMA
On Wednesday Night September 9, 2009,
CEDRIC GAINES Bowled a near perfect 889 series. While bowling in the Boulevard Handicap League at AMF Boulevard Lanes, Cedric shot game scores of 300, 289, 300 for a NEW OKLAHOMA STATE RECORD SERIES.
CONGRATULATIONS!!
Cedric was also presented in October a Plaque and Jacket from the Oklahoma Bowling Centers Association. Its President Dickie Ward presented the Plague that depicted his scores frame by frame. David Swarts, General Manager at AMF Boulevard Lanes presented the black jacket that had Cedric's game and series total embroidered on it.
 
 
Anne Marie Duggan Bowls Okla. City Women's High Series
286-269-278=833
Anne Marie already in the top 5 in the nation for career 800 series by a woman, rolled on November 19, in the Boulevard Handicap league at AMF Boulevard, an Oklahoma City Record High Series 833