2020 Bowling Arm Events

by Denise McMillan

2020 is rapidly approaching and there are Bowling Arm Events to note on your calendar if you are a player who uses a Bowling Arm in WA.

A timeline of events including dates, location, and cost can be found by CLICKING HERE.

  1. Starting in 2019 and extending to early 2020 there is the Expression of Interest to participate in the Sandgroper Representative Bowling Arm SQUAD.  This Squad is the most important stepping stone for selection in the 2020 Sandgroper SIDE.  There are monthly events and training dates from January through to May with the SIDE ANNOUNCEMENT scheduled for Friday 15 May.  Once the SIDE is announced training will continue into August.
    1. CLICK HERE FOR SANDGROPER SQUAD FLYER (to be shared with all players in the WA Bowling Community)
    2. CLICK HERE FOR SANDGROPER SQUAD EOI FORM
    3. NOTE: Selection to the Side is based on (a) participation at training days, (2) results of drills & games at training days, (3) results of State Championships, (4) being a team mate who brings cohesion to the Side.  A minimum selection of three women players is observed.
  2. The first event for the new season is brand new and brought to Armed Bowlers from Mandurah Bowling Club who are running a Sponsored Armed Bowlers Open on Monday 13 January.
    1. CLICK HERE FOR MANDURAH ARMED BOWLERS OPEN FLYER
    2. NOTE: This event is open to ALL players in the state who use a Bowling Arm
  3. The second major event for the new season is the State Bowling Arm Championships, most likely a singles event; however, in the event of large entries, this can change to team play closer to the time.  These Championships will be held on Monday April 20th and Tuesday April 21st at Warnbro Bowling Club.
    1. CLICK HERE FOR THE STATE BOWLING ARM CHAMPIONSHIPS FLYER
    2. NOTE: The State Championships are open to ALL players who use a Bowling Arm.  There is no limitation to only those players vying for position on the Sandgroper Side, as not all Bowling Arm Players wish to compete at a National level.
  4. Following the State Championships the announcement for selection to the 2020 Sandgroper Bowling Arm SIDE will be issued on Friday 15 May.
    1. The Side will compete in the 2020 National Bowling Arm Sides Championships to be held at Warnbro Bowling Club from Monday September 7th to Friday September 11th.