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Bowling Tournament Calendar
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July 6, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: SASBA
Senior All Star Bowling Association SASBA Firecracker

Plano, TX


Senior All Star Bowling Association SASBA Firecracker

Plano, TX
July 7, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: General
Tuesday Sweeper

Lexington, KY


Tuesday Sweeper

Lexington, KY
July 8, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL
July 9, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL
July 10, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: SIR
SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA


SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA
July 11, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: SIR
SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA


SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA

Category: No-Tap
Friendship No-Tap Tournament

Orange City, FL


Friendship No-Tap Tournament

Orange City, FL

Category: SASBA
Senior All Star Bowling Association 60/50/Guest Trio

Oklahoma City, OK


Senior All Star Bowling Association 60/50/Guest Trio

Oklahoma City, OK
July 12, 2020

Category: Hoinke Classic
Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH


Hoinke Classic

Cincinnati, OH

Category: No-Tap
2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL


2020 Lumberjack Challenge

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: Petersen
Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL


Petersen Classic 2020

Mount Prospect, IL

Category: SIR
SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA


SIR Bowling Tournament

Pollock Pines, CA

Category: SASBA
Senior All Star Bowling Association 60/50/Guest Trio

Oklahoma City, OK


Senior All Star Bowling Association 60/50/Guest Trio

Oklahoma City, OK

Category: Buzzards
Buzzards Club of America Houston Bowling Tournament

Tomball, TX


Buzzards Club of America Houston Bowling Tournament

Tomball, TX

Category: Senior
Central Florida Seniors Bowling Club Singles Tournament

Lady Lake, FL


Central Florida Seniors Bowling Club Singles Tournament

Lady Lake, FL

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Chicagoland Bowling

  • Streamwood Event Canceled
    by Site Admin on March 18, 2020 at 2:23 pm

    Out of concern for our staff and membership and to fall In line will prevailing guidelines we have decided to cancel this weekend’s event at Streamwood Bowl. Everyone be safe and we hope to see you in the very near future. Watch this site or our Facebook page for updates. […]

  • Schedule Updated
    by Site Admin on March 3, 2020 at 7:27 pm

    Revolutionary Tournament Bowling has updated their schedule as of 2/22/2020. Click here to view it. […]

  • Important Information for 2020
    by Site Admin on January 6, 2020 at 6:45 pm

    REDUCED ENTRY FEE EVENTS – We are introducing the new “555” prize fund. There will be a $55 entry fee ($45 re-entry) with a first place guarantee of $555 (2nd place $200, LTC $60) Cashers pot will be $5. 1 in 6 will advance. SIDE POTS AND BRACKETS – Side pots and brackets will be […]

  • Schedule Updated
    by Site Admin on January 6, 2020 at 6:40 pm

    Revolutionary Tournament Bowling has updated their schedule as of 1/3/2020. Click here to view it. […]

  • Tournament Results Posted
    by Site Admin on October 21, 2019 at 6:56 pm

    Full results have been posted for three recent Revolutionary Tournament Bowling events: 1 Day Singles held September 22, 2019, at Brunswick Zone Mt. Prospect. Click here to view these results. 2 Day Singles held September 28-29, 2019, at Streamwood Bowl. Click here to view these results. 1 Day Singles held October 5, 2019, at Stardust […]

Bowling Alley Rating System
Rate your bowling alleys for quality of Services, Prices, and more. There are 5 categories. Go to the individual bowling alley page and rate your favorite lanes. Comments are taken there. See all the ratings on the Ratings Page.

Bowling Etiquette
Dealing With Bowlers on Surrounding Lanes:
Yield to the bowler to your right if you’re both up at the same time.
Do not step onto your approach until the other bowlers on adjacent lanes have stepped off theirs.
Make sure you have no bowler on either side of you before you get ready to bowl.(More)


How Not to Treat
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Did You Know?
Ten pin bowling is not the only form of bowling. There is also 9-pin – Not to be confused with No-tap, where one knocks down 9 pins to get a strike. Bulverde This game actually uses 9 pins arranged in a diamond pattern. The game is much older than ten pin and has a different set of rules. Click on the logo above to find out more about actual 9-Pin Bowling.

International Candlepin Bowling Association
Candlepin
bowling is played with different balls and pins than either Duckpin or regular 10-pin bowling. The pins are not tapered and the balls are softball sized. Players are allowed 3 balls to down all the pins – Dead wood is NOT cleared away between tries.Candlepin is most popular in the Canadian Maritime Provinces. Note the size and shapes of the pins as well as the small bowling ball.

Duckpin BowlingDuckpin Bowling is a variation of 10-pin bowling, played mostly in the Northeastern US and as far south and west as Indianapolis. The balls and pins are smaller than those in 10-pin bowling and players are allowed 3 tries to knock down all the pins.

Ice Bowling is the opposite end of the scale from lawn bowling. Increasingly popular in northern climates, the game is played on frozen lakes and indoor arenas.

SwissSwiss Bowling A Swiss-system tournament is a non-eliminating tournament format which features a predetermined number of rounds of competition. Each competitor (team or individual) does not play every other.

Scotch DoublesScotch Doubles is a game where teams of two bowlers compete while alternating shots, regardless of whether they strike, spare or open.

Baker Bowling is a team format where more than 1 bowler comprises the score of one game. The most common Baker game is with 5 people where each person bowls 2 frames. See link for details.


Bowling News
Third round voting begins in 2020 OC Bracket Challenge
7 July 2020

The field in the 2020 OC Bracket Challenge is down to eight great moments, milestones and competitor ...

Source: News


Second round continues in 2020 OC Bracket Challenge
2 July 2020

The second round of the 2020 OC Bracket Challenge continues, and it's time to see which contenders w ...

Source: News


2019-2020 Dexter High School All-American Bowling Team selected
1 July 2020

The 2019-2020 team features two bowlers from last season’s team, and three juniors are among the 1 ...

Source: News


Second round underway in 2020 OC Bracket Challenge
30 June 2020

The second round of the 2020 OC Bracket Challenge is underway, and it's time to see which contenders ...

Source: News


2020 OC Bracket Challenge - Head to Head
23 June 2020

We've seen some amazing and head-turning performances at the USBC Open Championships. Now, it's time ...

Source: News


2020 OC Bracket Challenge - Tournament Firsts
23 June 2020

Since 1901 gave us our FIRST USBC Open Championships, there have been countless additional FIRSTS on ...

Source: News


Two Women's Professional Bowling Teams Join the 2020 PBA League Elias Cup
23 June 2020

(JUNE 23, 2020) - Today, the Professional Bowlers Association announces that two ...
Source: Professional Bowlers Association


New PBA King of the Lanes series will be live on FS1 in July
18 June 2020

Former PBA Player of the Year Wes Malott to defend crown as first ...
Source: Professional Bowlers Association


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