Welcome to the new Central Alberta 5 Pin Bowlers website.
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Clinic Announcement – Grande Prairie – Saturday, February 22nd
See the information package to become a certified bowling coach, or use the events section in the right hand column of any page to see further information.
Tournament Officials Clinic – Edmonton, Friday, January 17th
he Tournament Official Clinic is booked! It covers Judge of Play and Scorekeeping Clinics!
The official announcement will be sent out shortly!
Friday, January 17th at Sherwood Bowl! 6pm to 10:30pm
We value our volunteers and we believe this course enhances our bowling community.
Tournament Schedule – see all events, dates and information.
All of the Association tournament dates have now been set
At the AGM, October 27 the following people were elected/confirmed to positions.
- Aurora Crockford – 1st Vice President
- Cindy Seifried – Secretary
See the full executive
Geno Ziebarth Elected to Canadian Hall of Fame
At the AGM meeting of the Canadian 5 Pin Bowlers Association in Ottawa in late August Gene Ziebarth of Millet, and the Central Alberta 5 Pin Bowlers Association was elected to the Hall of Fame in only the second year of the Hall’s existence
Geno is a multiple winner of the Open Singles zone championship as well as a Canadian Open Champion in 2000
Geno is a tireless competitor as well as a willing tutor to all levels of ability.
Those who wish to congratulate Geno may do so on his Facebook link
Alberta 5 Pin AGM Elections
Elections were held at the AGM, September 20th in Red Deer with the positions of President and 2nd VP requiring election in accordance with the Bylaws.
Due to changes in the presidency, a total of four elections were required resulting in the following board changes.
- President – Tim Wiseman
- 1st Vice President – Annette Bruneau
- 2nd Vice President – Melynda Miller
- Tournament Liaison – Jen Baldwin
Don McIver continues as the treasurer for the balance of his term, while Julie Kind continues in the secretary position.
About the Website – Tips on Usage
On the right hand side of this and all other pages, you can find
- A search box that will search the site for information you may wish to find
- The calendar for our site highlighting dates, events, locations, etc.
Selecting a calendar event will give you additional information for that event.
You can also select the calendar on a month by month basis.
We have switched our website to WordPress and have taken the opportunity to reorganize our site to make it more usable for our bowlers & guests.
All the previous information exists with a few new additions.
Some of the new features are shown below
Feel free to point out any errors, make suggestions for improvement or critique the site.
The main menu includes three icons, which will open to the following sites
Will open Central Alberta 5 Pin Bowlers Association Facebook page with updates on events, news, etc.
Will open the Alberta 5 Pin Bowlers Association website
Will open the Canadian 5 Pin Bowlers Association website
Health Benefits of Bowling
Interesting article on how bowling and physical activity are beneficial
Contact us with your comments and suggestions