Countdown to 12th Asian Seniors Tenpin Bowling Championship

    11/13/13

    Australia

    2013AsSrCLogo.jpg Tenpin Bowling Australia is preparing to host an international bowling tournament attracting close to 200 players and officials at AMF's state-of-the-art, 34-lane bowling center in the Rooty Hill RSL complex in Sydney's west.

    Bowlers will compete for gold, silver and bronze medals in the 12th Asian Seniors Bowling Championship in two categories - Seniors and Grand Seniors.

    Accompanied by coaches and technical officials, teams of men and women aged 50 and over (Seniors division), and 60 and over (Grand Seniors) are traveling from Guam, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, The Philippines and right around Australia to compete in the biennial Championship that was last held in Guam in 2011.

    Following the Asian Seniors Bowling Federation General Assembly and Team Managers' Meeting on Thursday, November 14, and Official Practice on November 15 the week-long program of Singles, Doubles and Teams competition will culminate on November 21 with the final rounds of the Masters events in Seniors and Grand Seniors divisions, showcasing the top 16 male and female bowlers in a head-to-head format to determine the individual champions.

    All Events totals after 18 games (individual scores in all three events) will determine the top 16 male and female bowlers eligible for the Masters Finals.

    The Masters Finals will be contested on Wednesday, November 20 and Thursday November 21 in a round robin format, starting from scratch and with a bonus of 10 pins for each match won and 5 pins for a tie. The first six game block will be bowled on Wednesday morning commencing at 9 a.m. and the second six games on Thursday morning.

    The Masters event Awards Ceremony will be held in the bowling center at 3 p.m. on Thursday, followed by a Victory Banquet in the Rooty Hill RSL Club premises.

    Spectators are welcome to watch the action on the lanes at AMF Rooty Hill RSL throughout the week. Events begin at 9 a.m. daily and admission is free.

     


    12th Asian Seniors Tenpin Bowling Championship - Schedule of Events


    All times Australian Eastern Daylight Time (CET -10 hours / EST -16 hours)

    Thursday, November 14, 2013
    09.00-17.00 Arrival of Delegates / Ball Registration
    14.00-16.00 A.S.B.C Executive Committee Meeting
    16.00-18.00 A.S.B.C General Assembly Meeting
    18.00-19.30 Team Managers' Meeting

    Friday, November 15, 2013
    09.00-17.00 Ball Registration (continued if required)
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    09.00-10.30 Official Practice Squad 1
    10.30-11.30 Lane Maintenance
    11.30-13.00 Official Practice Squad 2
    13.00-14.00 Lane Maintenance
    14.00-15.30 Official Practice Squad 3
    18.00-19.00 Opening Ceremony
    19.00-20.00 Welcome Reception

    Saturday, November 16, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    08.30-12.00 Singles Squad 1
    12.00-13.00 Lane Maintenance
    13.00-16.30 Singles Squad 2
    16.30-17.30 Lane Maintenance
    17.30-21.00 Singles Squad 3
    21.00 Awards Ceremony - Singles Event

    Sunday, November 17, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    08.30-12.00 Doubles Squad 1
    12.00-13.00 Lane Maintenance
    13.00-16.30 Doubles Squad 2
    16.30-17.30 Lane Maintenance
    17.30-21.00 Doubles Squad 3
    21.00 Awards Ceremony - Doubles Event

    Monday, November 18, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    09.00-12.30 Team of Four - Block 1
    12.30-13.30 Lane Maintenance
    13.30-17.00 Team of Four - Block 2
    17.00 Awards Ceremony - Team Event

    Tuesday, November 19, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    09.00-11.30 Masters Finals Grand Senior Men - 1st Block
    11.30-12.30 Lane Maintenance
    12.00-12.30 Awards Ceremony - All Events
    12.30-15.00 Masters Finals Grand Senior Women - 1st Block
    15.00-15.30 Lane Maintenance
    15.30-18.00 Masters Finals Senior Men - 1st Block

    Wednesday, November 20, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    09.00-11.30 Masters Finals Senior Women - 1st Block
    11.30-12.15 Lane Maintenance
    12.15-14.45 Masters Finals Grand Senior Men - 2nd Block
    14.45-15.30 Lane Maintenance
    15.30-18.00 Masters Finals Grand Senior Women - 2nd Block
    18.00-18.30 Awards Ceremony - Grand Senior Masters Event

    Thursday, November 21, 2013
    07.30-08.30 Lane Maintenance
    09.00-11.30 Masters Finals Senior Men - 2nd Block
    11.30-12.15 Lane Maintenance
    12.15-14.45 Masters Finals Senior Women - 2nd Block
    14.45-15.15 Awards Ceremony - Senior Masters Event
    19.00-23.00 Victory Banquet

    Friday, November 22, 2013
    Departure of Delegates