Monthly Archives: April 2020

2020 USBC OPEN

2020-04-20T21:44:55-04:00

2020 USBC OPEN & WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS MOVED TO SEPTEMBER April 15, 2020 2020 CHAMPIONSHIPS TOURNAMENTS FAQ ARLINGTON, Texas – The scheduled start of the 2020 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships and 2020 USBC Women’s Championships will move to September and include a modified format to allow for increased social distancing for competitors. The move to September is designed to give tournament bowlers more time to focus on their personal situations during this difficult period. In surveys, registered competitors said they still would like to participate in the tournament late in the year, if public health conditions allow. Moving the tournaments

2020 USBC OPEN2020-04-20T21:44:55-04:00

Annual Meeting Postponement

2020-04-20T20:37:09-04:00

New York State USBC Annual Meeting June 6, 2020 Due to the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, the New York State USBC Annual Meeting scheduled for June 6, 2020 in Binghamton has been postponed.  I am currently working with The Holiday Inn in Binghamton on possible dates to host the annual meeting and the 2020 Hall of Fame Awards Dinner. The tentative date for the Annual Meeting and Hall of Fame Dinner is August 29, 2020.  I will continue to provide updates as the event draws nearer or the situation changes. Thank you to all who have inquired and shared their thoughts,

Annual Meeting Postponement2020-04-20T20:37:09-04:00

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL LIUSBC MEMBERS

2020-04-17T00:43:43-04:00

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL LIUSBC MEMBERS Dear Members: The LIUSBC Board of Directors has been working diligently to keep our members updated during these challenging times. We hope you and your family are doing well and staying at home. At the present time, the office is closed until at least April 29th. This follows New York State’s most recent mandate. While the office is closed the LIUSBC staff will be working from home to continue operations. We have recently issued prize fund checks for the February Senior Singles Handicap event held at Bowl Long Island. We have also been

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALL LIUSBC MEMBERS2020-04-17T00:43:43-04:00

COVID-19 UPDATE – RULES & TOURNAMENTS

2020-04-17T00:46:23-04:00

APRIL 2020 This is a special combined edition of the Rules Extra and Tournament Flyer to discuss leagues and tournaments amid concerns about COVID-19. League Play USBC considers the coronavirus as an emergency situation and, therefore, the unanimous consent of all team captains (Rule 122) requirement for leagues to change the schedule does not apply. The decision to change the schedule may be made by a majority of the votes cast by the league board of directors (officers and team captains). The league, before a decision is made regarding the league schedule, must come to an agreement with bowling center

COVID-19 UPDATE – RULES & TOURNAMENTS2020-04-17T00:46:23-04:00

REGINA TRAINA PASSED AWAY

2020-04-20T21:16:47-04:00

April 7, 2020 Dear LIUSBC Members: This afternoon our hearts go out to the Traina family. It is with great personal sadness that I must inform you we lost our beloved friend, and former Office Manager, Regina Traina. Regina served our association for over 20 years as a valued part of our office staff and served multiple terms as a Director. Everyone knew her, for a long time Regina was the first one you talked to when you contacted the office. Eventually she became the Office Manager and an essential asset for our Association Manager. In later years, Regina made

REGINA TRAINA PASSED AWAY2020-04-20T21:16:47-04:00