Tournament Rules


bowling sign - snack bar-450The MISSION of this Strike (Out Poverty) & Spare (Homes) Tournament is to help veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, and low-income families in the Northland by eliminating unsafe and deplorable living conditions. All PROCEEDS of this tournament will enable Rebuilding Together, a nonprofit, volunteer-based organization, to complete essential home repairs and safety modifications.

The GOALS are:

1. to raise as much money as possible to help Rebuilding Together to fulfill its mission.

2. for all entrants to have fun while participating in this bowling tournament.

TOURNEY RULES:

⇒ WINNERS ARE DECIDED BY COMBINING THE AMOUNT OF MONEY RAISED WITH THE TOTAL NUMBER OF PINS KNOCKED DOWN BY EACH TEAM. THE SUM OF THESE TWO FIGURES WILL DETERMINE OUR WINNERS.

EXAMPLE:

THIRD CHRISTIAN CHURCH’S TEAM –
TOTAL MONEY RAISED                    = $12,000
TOTAL PINS DOWNED                     =  + 1,500
TOTAL SCORE FOR WINNINGS      =   13,500

⇒ 4 BOWLERS PER TEAM – EACH BOWLER/TEAM WILL BOWL 2 GAMES (8 total games per team)

⇒ TOURNAMENT PRIZES: Prizes will be awarded to the event’s overall 1ST, 2ND, and 3RD place winners (both locations combined).

⇒ INDIVIDUAL PRIZES: Prizes will be awarded for MOST STRIKES IN ONE GAME, MOST SPARES IN ONE GAME, and HIGHEST SCORE FOR ONE GAME. NEW INDIVIDUAL PRIZES for 2018 include WORST SCORE FOR ONE GAME, and MOST GUTTER-BALLS IN ONE GAME.

NEW! ⇒ TEAM SPIRIT AWARD: The Team Spirit Award is a great way for teams to have fun, celebrate your time at the Tournament and support Rebuilding Together. The team DISPLAYING the MOST SPIRIT will be awarded the TEAM SPIRIT AWARD and win prizes and a traveling trophy.

NEW! ⇒ PINHEAD POINTS: Ever wanted the chance to take a “Mulligan” during a round of bowling? Well here’s your chance! Bowlers will be given the opportunity to purchase mulligans during the tournament in order to get a better score. With Pinhead Points $1=1 Pin. Pinhead Points will be added to the teams Total Money Raised.

⇒ ORGANIZATIONS MAY REGISTER AS MANY TEAMS AS THEY WANT, BUT EACH TEAM MUST COLLECT THEIR OWN DONATIONS.

⇒ ALL MONEY RAISED FOR EACH TEAM MUST BE TURNED IN AT THEIR ASSIGNED BOWLING ALLEY BEFORE THE LAST TEAM HAS FINISHED BOWLING. Checks should be made payable to “REBUILDING TOGETHER.” Or, Online Donations must be made no later than Thursday, April 26th through our Donations Page.

If you have any additional questions, please use our Contact Form, call 781-8985, or email us. Once the tournament begins, you can reach us by calling the bowling alleys at Retro Bowl in Liberty at 781-1998 or Tiger Bowl in Excelsior Springs at 637-2901. Thank you!