News


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

Cost: $35.00

We value our volunteers and we believe this course enhances our bowling community.

Please RSVP back to Tim Wiseman (trswiseman@shaw.ca) or Ernie McLellan (emclellan@shaw.ca)

Tournament Schedule – see all events, dates and information.

All of the Association tournament dates have now been set

Youth Challenge Zone Finals – December 1st

See all the information including rules and entry forms

InterProvincial Zone Finals – December 8th.

See all the information including rules and entry forms

Leduc Lanes – Canadian Champions 2019
Open Zone Finals – January 25th & 26th

See all the information including rules and entry forms

High Low Zone Finals – February 29th

See all the information including rules and entry forms

AGM Elections

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

Congratulations.

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.

Alberta 5 Pin Calendar of Events
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

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