2020-2021 Schedule
College Recruiting Resource
  • Dec 6 - Thunder Bowl 1 @ Fort Wayne Indiana - 6 Game Sweeper - U18 DIVISION ONLY

6700 Lafayette St, Fort Wayne, IN  260-447-2509 


6 Game Sweeper........


MAX 48 BOWLERS 

U18 DIVISION ONLY

WE WILL NOT BE RUNNING

A U20 DIVISION

ONLY 1 SPECTATOR PER BOWLER

WRIST BANDS WILL BE GIVEN OUT.

If you want to bowl with your friends: Check in together for lane assignments. 

ROSTER IS ON THE MAIN PAGE UNDER THE TAB: ROSTER

FORMAT: 6 games qualifying , moving to an empty, sanitized pair of

lanes after 3 games. 

11:45 am - 12:30 pm: Check in  

12:30 pm - 12:45 pm: Announcements

12:45 pm - 12:50 pm: National Anthem

12:50 pm -   1:00 pm: 10 Minutes of practice

  1:00 pm -    4:00 pm: 6 games qualifying

  4:00 pm -    5:00 pm: Scores verified / Jr. gold spot/SMART scholarship/Awards announced


Entry form available upon request: 

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

be refunded. 

MAIL ENTRY FORM TO: 150 CARLETON DR S. BATTLE CREEK MICHIGAN 49017



FORMAT: 6 games qualifying

8:00 am - 8:45 am: Check in  

8:45 am - 9:00 am: Announcements

9:00 am - 9:05 am: National Anthem

9:05 am - 9:15 am: 10 Minutes of practice

9:15 am - 2:15 pm: 6 games qualifying

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm: Scores verified / Jr gold spot/SMART scholarship/Awards announced


Jr. Gold Spots/SMART Scholarships/Awards will be awarded based on the 6 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)                 

   U18 - AUGUST  1, 2002 TO JULY 31, 2005


Entry cost breakdown: 

U18: $50 - 6 games - $20 lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholarship = $50 Entry

U18: GLJGT Non - Members: $65


WALK - IN /LATE FEE: $15.00


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.


If you want to bowl with your friends: Check in together for lane assignments. 

Options/Selections:  GLJGT Membership - annual : $30.00    

PRINTABLE GLJGT MEMBERSHIP - CLICK HERE - 

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

PRINTABLE USBC JR GOLD MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION - CLICK HERE - 

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 Las Vegas Nevada (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 : 

Visit the Covid-19 Tab on GLJGT homepage for more information

and guidelines. We will make announcements of any changes at each tournament. 


Keep in mind once you win your Jr. Gold Spot your entry fee will be lower.

It always seems to be more expensive for the first few tournaments since you

are paying for memberships and to Bowl for Gold.


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Dec 6 - Thunder Bowl 1 @ Fort Wayne Indiana - 6 Game Sweeper - U18 DIVISION ONLY

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