2010 Men's World Championship will feature record 69 countries


    2010 MWC

    Entry deadline has been extended until June 15, 2010

    The World Tenpin Bowling Association and the host federation, German Bowling Union (DBU) have informed that the extended entry period for the 2010 Men's World Championship is over.

    Record 69 countries have submitted entry forms for more than 380 players, who will compete for gold, silver and bronze medals in Singles, Doubles, Trios, Team, All-Events and Masters from Aug. 11 through 22, 2010.

    Those 69 countries are: Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Catalonia, China, Chinese Taipei, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Northern Ireland, Norway, Pakistan, Philippines, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Scotland, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Ukraine, UAE, United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Wales, and the host country of Germany.

    The 2010 MWC will be staged at Dream-Bowl Palace, a state-of-the-art 52-laner in Unterföhring, a suburb of the city of Munich, close to Munich International Airport. Dream-Bowl Palace is the biggest bowling center in Europe and opened its doors on December 15th, 2009.

    Bulletin No. 2 contains information about the Preliminary Schedule of Events, Official Hotels, Dream-Bowl Palace, Munich Area, Committees, Facilities/Services, Fees, Visa information, Other tournaments and Forms/Deadlines.

    Bulletin No. 2 (pdf file)

    Schedule at a glance:
    Monday, August 9, 2010 - FIQ Presidium Meeting
    Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - FIQ Congress, Arrival, Ball Check, Unofficial Practice, WTBA Presidium Meeting
    Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - WTBA Congress, Last Day of Arrival, Unofficial Practice, WTBA Presidium Meeting
    Thursday, August 12, 2010 - Official Practice, Opening Ceremonies
    Friday, August 13, 2010 - Singles Day One
    Saturday, August 14, 2010 - Singles Day Two
    Sunday, August 15, 2010 - Doubles Day One
    Monday, August 16, 2010 - Doubles Day Two
    Tuesday, August 17, 2010 - Trios Day One
    Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - Trios Day Two
    Thursday, August 19, 2010 - Team Day One
    Friday, August 20, 2010 - Team Day Two
    Saturday, August 21, 2010 - Masters, Banquet
    Sunday, August 22, 2010 - Departure

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