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The purpose of the Southern California
Nikkei Bowling Association is to increase the general interest in the
game of bowling within the heritage of the Japanese culture and
community allowing its members to foster and encourage the spirit of
good fellowship, keen competition, sportsmanship, and fair dealings in
all its bowling activities.
All NBA members are welcome to attend
and Nikkei League Secretaries should attend.
JUNE 14 -
NIKKEI TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS:
AMF Beverly Lanes,
- NIKKEI VEGAS
CHAMPIONSHIPS: Sam's Town, Las Vegas; Trio Team,
Singles and Big Kahuna of the SCNBA;
*FUN* HOLIDAY DOUBLES &
AMF Beverly Lanes;
No-Tap and Scotch
Doubles Event; Craft fair vendors needed!.
Download Entry Form/Vendor Application
(DEADLINE NOV 30)
Youth Scholarship Award
- no longer does applicant have to be currently bowling.
SPECIAL STORM BOWLING BALL OFFER:
The SCNBA was offered a special bowling ball opportunity
where leagues can purchase new model Storm balls of
their choice (2 for $100) and raffle them off at their
sweeps. Only three leagues took advantage of this offer.
CONGRATS to Jim McGuire and Jamie Rovner
who won the balls from the SFV Nisei league on Friday
nights at Mission Hills Bowl; Paul Smith
and Joe Ikegami from the Japan Trade league at AMF
El Dorado; James Kushner and Jairo Chiriboga
from the PPBC Nikkei Trios league at AMF Beverly Lanes.
SBC FAQs and MARCH 2014 MINI NEWSLETTER NOW
300 and 800 honor score awards are now once in a
lifetime; All USBC membership ends July 31 including
cards purchased in the Summer; USBC league and
tournament awards such as 600, 700 series pins, magnets,
etc will discontinue after July 31, 2014. The California
State USBC association will be offering their own awards
(pins and patches) to the California leagues starting
this fall (www.CalUSBC.com). 20 new lapel pin designs and 23 new patches.
League Secretaries can view the
new designs here. Download
With a 165 average, she bowled a 266 game, 101
pins over average in the PPBC Nikkei Trios
league at AMF Beverly Bowl... Plus she's a Senior!
PAPERLESS PROCESSING for
current NBA membership and any new Nisei membership.
Secretaries have been provided a listing of the current
NBA members. Instead of filling out individual
application cards, we just need the members to verify their
information, pay the $5 fee and then we will process
their membership as soon as possible. The first Nikkei
event of the season will be at Mission Hills Bowl in
January. Membership cards will still be
Averages for 2013-14 Season -
Averages will use the HIGHEST USBC
certified WINTER average for 2012-13 Season
(minimum of 21 games).
Local USBC Associations are capturing this information
and is available on www.bowl.com.
NIKKEI BOWLING HALL
OF FAME: More to come
Steve Cook's Bowling Supply (Ric Hamlin, Sales
Specialist) to Sponsor all SCNBA events! Bowling balls will
be donated for a free raffle at each event. Enter all of
the tournaments for your chance to win!
The purpose of the
Southern California Nikkei Bowling Association is to
increase the general interest in the game of bowling within
the heritage of the Japanese culture and community allowing
its members to foster and encourage the spirit of good
fellowship, keen competition, sportsmanship, and fair
dealings in all its bowling activities.
SCNBA provides the following services for membership:
Average verification (last
membership processing and tournament assistance
Provide average books for
both NBA and non-NBA Nisei sanctioned tournaments
Assist members with United
States Bowling Congress (USBC) rules and regulations
questions or problems
Bonus Tournament awards for
300 games (SCNBA sanctioned tournaments only;
Bonus Tournament awards for
the highest scratch game bowled by a male, female,
senior male and senior female (NBA sanctioned
tournaments only; one award per person)
NISEI BOWLING FEDERATION
JANBA - Japanese American
National Bowling Association
United States Bowling Congress (USBC)