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Softball Umpires Wanted
With bowling coming to an end, would you like to get outside and enjoy summer.
Anyone who is 12 or more can become an umpire and earn money over the summer.
a great way for a parent and child to bond
Umpires are needed throughout Central Alberta, in particular Red Deer, Innisfail, Lacombe, Stettler and Sylvan Lake
If your interested, please check either the Red Deer or Castor clinics
For more information, please contact Pat O'Callaghan or visit our website

High Low Zone Finals
Zone Champions
Bonnie Okeymow & Tyler Splett of Leisure Lanes in Ponoka
Top 12 teams advance to provincials in Airdrie on Sunday, April 8th
See all the results

Masters YBC Provincials
Tournament Results

Summer Youth Bowling Camp
August 16-19
Heritage Lanes in Red Deer
Accomoation at Red Deer College
Bowler application form
Coach application form

Claiming Receipts for Travel
Effective immediately anyone with travel expenses should send their recipts to
Danni Armstrong, Treasurer
155 Metcalf Avenue
Red Deer, AB
T4R 1T9
Any receipts send to the previous treasurer will be forwarded

Regina Bowling Classic
February 22 - 25
Tournament Information

Communiy Sport Initiation Clinic
Designed for first time coaches
Edmonton, March 18th at Bonnie Doon Lanes
Course Information and Requirements

Competitive Coach CLINIC
Medicine Hat April 20 - 22
Course Information and Requirements

Casino in Calgary August 23rd & 24th
Volunteer Information
Accomodation & fuel supplied if required.

Youth Challenge Provincials
Chinook Lanes in Calgary
The Central Zone did well at provincials taking
Girls Black scratch team took Silver
Mixed Black team took Silver

Boys Silver pins over average team took Gold
Boys Black pins over average team took Bronze
Full Results can be found here

Ladies Champion
Mens Champion
Full Results

Alberta 5 Pin - Interprovincial Championship
St Albert
January 6 & 7 2018
Position Team Totals 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
1 CENTRAL 1 39.0 1.0 7.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 7.0 6.0
2 CALGARY 1 37.5 6.0 1.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 7.0 5.5
3 CALGARY 2 25.0 5.0 6.0 3.0 1.0 1.0 3.0 6.0
4 SOUTHERN 2 22.0 7.0 5.0 1.0 1.0 7.0 0.0 1.0
5 EDMONTON 2 22.0 0.0 5.0 4.0 1.0 5.0 0.0 7.0
6 SOUTHERN 1 21.0 3.5 2.0 1.0 6.0 2.0 5.0 1.5
7 EDMONTON 1 17.5 3.5 2.0 1.0 6.0 0.0 4.0 1.0
8 CENTRAL 2 12.0 2.0 0.0 6.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
Central Team 1 - Jasmine Holiwaty, Ben Borley, Tamara Borley, Sheryl Ashley from Rocky Mountain House

Win provincials and are headed to the Nationals in Prince Edward Island in the spring.
Central Team 2 - Clint Walstrom, Cindy Seifried, Barb Riley, Chris Bristow from Heritage Lanes, Red Deer

Darby Chrest Memorial Tourament
In support of ALS Foundation
Winners of $1,000 prize
Justin Langrock, Holly Harris, Don Ware, Derek Ware
Vacation Prize Draw Winners
$2,000 Travel Voucher
Bryce Weetman, Ryan Weetman, Jade Lecerf, Kara Weetman
Tournament Results
Full Results

Pins Over Average Zone Finals
Zone Finals took place at Leisure Lanes in Ponoka
Rocky Lanes and Heritage Lanes going to Provincials.
2017 - 2018 Champions
Jasmine Holiwaty, Ben Borley, Tamara Borley, Sheryl Ashley
Rocky Mountain House Zone Champions
2nd Place Finishers - also going to provincials.
Clint Walstrom, Cindy Seifried, Barb Riley, Chris Bristow
Heritage Lanes, Red Deer

Youth Challenge - Sunday, November 26
2017-2018 Champions
Kennedy Chrest & Dakota Clubine

Bowling Federation of Alberta (BFA) Scholarships


The BFA will be continuing to award 3 individual scholarships of $1000.00 each.


Eligibility requirements of this program:

1.      Applicants must be in grade 10 or higher as of the start of the 2OL7l1,8 bowling season,

2.      The applicant must either be currently participating in Youth Bowling or must have participated in Youth Bowling in the past

3.      Previous winners MAY NOT apply for additional scholarships.


The BFA Scholarships may be used for any Education expenses (Tuition, Books, etc.) or to offset

the cost of the BFA Summer Youth Bowling School. ln each case, the Scholarship funds must be

requested from the BFA prior to the recipient's twenty-fifth (25th) birthday.


Forward completed forms NO LATER THAN JANUARY 31st, 2018 to:


BFA Youth Scholarship Program

Bowling Federation of Alberta

11759 Groat Road

Edmonton, Alberta T5M 3K6


Download the application form


coach of the year (2016-2017)
You may nominate coaches for the provincial and national awards
Please select one of the two categories to submit your application
Grass Roots Coach       or         Elite Coach
Open both files to compare the requirements.
Entries must be returned to the AB5 office by November 30, 2017

January 1st
Shift choices 11 a.m. or 3 p.m.
Entry includes bowling & meal
5 game handicapped event
Lineage donated to ALS society
Draw for $2,000 team vacation package
Entry Form

Heritage Lanes - Remembrance Day Youth Tournament
Bradly Tygat
Scratch Champion
Dakota Ekelund
Handicapped Event Winner

Asking for Help
If anyone knows/knew a bowler called Pam Horn.  Would she also be Pam Ibach?
If you can answer the question, please contact us


learn to be a coach

Whether you want to be a Saturday morning YBC coach or head toward coaching at provincial/national events, you can check for available courses


How to be a better bowler

Written by Tom Paterson


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Western Canadian Tour

Scratch Events

Autumn Open - Paradise Lanes


Sherwood Park TPC Results


Regina Bowling Classic


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