6700 Lafayette St. Fort Wayne Indiana
4 Bagger (U12 - U15 Division)
40 BOWLERS MAX for U12 - U15
ONLY 1 SPECTATOR PER BOWLER -
WRIST BANDS WILL BE GIVEN OUT
WE WILL BE COMBINING THE U12 AND U15 DIVISION
TOGETHER INTO ONE FIELD, SEPERATED BY GENDER.
U12 WILL HAVE TO MOVE UP TO THE U15 DIVISION FOR
THIS TOURNAMENT IF THERE IS NOT ENOUGH FOR
A SEPERATE DIVISION.
Entry form available upon request:
Mail entry form to :
If you are mailing your entry, please keep in mind
online entries will be in the order of received, before
the mail comes every day (2pm). If we fill up
before we receive your mail in entry you will be put
on our online waiting list or notified and your entry will
GLJGT 150 Carleton Dr S. Battle Creek Michigan 49017
4 games qualifying for U12 - U15 bowlers
Check-In: U12-U15 @ 8:00 am - 8:30 am
U12 - U15 Bowlers : 1st shift
8:00 am - 8:30 am : Bowlers check in
8:30 am - 8:40 am : Announcements
8:40 am - 8:45 am : National Anthem
8:45 am - 8:55 am : 10 Minutes of practice
9:00 am -11:00 am : 4 games qualifying moving to the next empty/sanitized right pair after 2 games
11:00 am - 11:15 am: scores posted - Jr. gold spots/SMART scholarship/awards announced.
Jr. Gold Spots/SMART Scholarships/Awards will be awarded based on the 4 Qualifying games,
and will be awarded after qualifying block is completed.
All bowlers are competing for SMART Scholarships, but not all bowlers will be competing for Gold Spots.
You do not need to be bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot to compete in any of our (GLJGT) tournaments-
all tournaments award SMART Scholarships and Awards to top finishers.
AGE DIVISIONS: BASED ON BIRTH DATE: ( based on a Fiscal Year not a calendar year, Aug 1 to July 31)
U12 - AUGUST 1, 2008 TO CURRENT DATE U15 - AUGUST 1, 2005 TO JULY 31, 2008
U12: $40- 4 Games - $15 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $15 Scholar = $40 Entry $55 - Non Great Lakes Member
U15: $40- 4 Games - $15 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $15 Scholar = $40 Entry $55 - Non Great Lakes Member
4 - 9 Bowlers: Top 3 - 50%-30%-20% = 100%
10 - 24 Bowlers: Top 4 - 40%-30%-20%-10%=100%
25+ Bowlers: Top 6 - 30%-25%-15%-10%-10%-10%=100%
DRESS CODE REQUIRED: SLACKS (boy/girl) / SKORTS (girls) & COLLAR SHIRT OR JERSEY
(bowling), see rules for specifics- tournament director has the right to ask you to
change into something acceptable.
NO JEANS/SHORTS/YOGA PANTS/ETC OR T-SHIRTS allowed during tournament play.
Options/Selections: GLJGT Membership - annual : $30.00
Bowlers can choose to bowl as a GLJGT MEMBER (lower entry cost + perks) or
GLJGT NON-MEMBER (higher entry cost) this season (2020-2021). This membership
is a separate cost ($30.00) and is not included in the entry fee.
This is an opportunity to become a member of Great Lakes Jr. Gold Tour
and is not to be confused with a USBC Jr. Gold Membership.
If you become a member you will be able to enter our tournaments at a lower cost.
If you bowl more than 2 tournaments then the membership will pay
for itself in savings.
We use a larger portion of the membership to add SMART
Scholarship funding to our end of the year Tune-up/Championships
in May/June 2021 TBD. We will produce a member card, and hand this to you at the event.
Option/Selections : USBC Jr. Gold Membership - annual:
U12=$10.00 U15/U18/U20= $30.00
In order to compete for the Jr. Gold Spot (Nationals) in Indianapolis Indiana 2021,
you must have a current 2020-2021 USBC Jr. Gold Membership
( which is an upgraded version of your USBC Standard membership-USBC rules).
This is a separate purchase cost and is not included in our entry fee.
This membership is an annual cost and is good until July 31 2021.
You have the option to purchase it here or print a copy and bring it to
the tournament at check in or fill the printable form out and send it to USBC.
Option/Selection: Are you competing for a Jr. Gold Spot?
This option tells us if you would like to compete for a Jr Gold Spot to the National
Championships in Indianapolis Indiana 2021 (Y) or if you are already qualified for Gold (AQ),
or if you don't want to compete for the Jr. Gold Spot in Indianapolis Indiana 2021 (N).
This event is a Jr. Gold Qualifier: There is a separate cost for the option to bowl for a
Jr. Gold Spot and is not included with your entry fee:
U12 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$25.00
U15 Jr. Gold option 1:5 ratio-$30.00
U18 Jr. Gold option 1:6 ratio-$33.50
U20 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$50.00
Note: you do not need to bowl for a gold spot in any of our tournaments
to compete for Scholarship and awards only.
Our tournaments are open to any bowlers who want to compete with or
without bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot.
COVID - 19 : Our guidelines can be found on our home page under the
We use PayPal service to process online payment transactions. You will need to create a PayPal account (User name and password) if not already, however you do not need to pay using a PayPal account. You will be given option to use a debit or credit card from another bank once you select create an account.
If you are having trouble with the payment system. First clear your history/cache.
Next try a different browser ( Internet Explorer seems to not work on this system very well, recommend Google Chrome). Do not use a work or shared computer wifi/internet, we recommend paying at home on your personal secured wifi or on your phone or tablet. Sometimes you are purchasing at the same time as someone else, it only accepts one payment at a time, so wait 10 minutes or so before trying again.
IF YOU HAVE MADE 3 OR MORE ATTEMPTS AND STILL CANT GET IT TO WORK CALL US!!
December 6, 2020 - Thunderbowl 1@ Fort Wayne Indiana : 4 Bagger - U12 AND U15 ONLY
- Spots Available: 30