78th ANNUAL
Oregon Nisei Invitational Bowling Tournament

November 24-26, 2023 • Park Lanes Family Entertainment Center
6360 SE Alexander Street • Hillsboro, Oregon 97123 • 503.642.2161
CERTIFIED BY U.S.B.C.

ENTRY FEE: $22.00 Per Person Per Event • Exception: Classic $34

Bowling Lineage $12.00 • Expenses $1.00 • Prize Fund $9.00

All prize fees returned 100%.

ENTRY DEADLINE:

MIDNIGHT Friday, November 10, 2023 (Pacific Time) 

 

    • All entrants must be current members of U.S.B.C.
    • Open to all of Asian descent or spouse of Asian descent. Non-Asian participants must be an active member of a Nisei league/association. An active member is defined as having an established average and bowled 9 games prior to entry close date.
    • Handicap based on 90% of 230.
    • You may bowl only once with the same partner.
    • S.B.C. Rule 319a(1&3) shall apply to all entrants. U.S.B.C. Rule 319a(2) is not in effect. Use highest U.S.B.C. sanctioned book league average of 2022-23. If no book average then the current year average with a minimum of 21 games as of November 10, 2023 may be used. All others bowl scratch. Scratch is based on 230 for women and men.
    • Previous tournament prize winnings governed by U.S.B.C. Rule 319d.
    • U.S.B.C. Rule 319e shall apply to all entrants.
    • In case of dispute, U.S.B.C. rules will govern. Any protest must be made in writing before prize money is awarded. Decision of tournament committee shall be final, subject to right of appeal to U.S.B.C.
    • It is the responsibility of each bowler to verify the accuracy of their average (U.S.B.C. Rule 319a(3)). Failure to use correct average shall disqualify score and forfeiture of all prizes if submitted average is lower than correct average, thereby resulting in a lower classification or more handicap. Prizes shall be based on the submitted average if it is higher than the correct average.
    • The tournament committee reserves the right to re-rate an entrant per U.S.B.C, rule 319c.
    • Bowlers without a 2022-23 book average must complete the current year average verification section and attach a copy of league sheet showing average as of November 10, 2023. Failure to comply will result in bowler using a scratch average. 
    • Entrants must bowl Singles & Doubles to be eligible for either.
    • Entrants must bowl Mixed Team, Singles & Doubles to qualify for All Events.
    • Entries will not be accepted without payment or after all squads are filled.

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

Friday, November 24, 2023
5:00 pm – Mixed Doubles Squad #1
7:00 pm – Six-Game Classic

Sunday, November 26, 2023
9:00 am – Women’s & Men’s Singles & Doubles

Saturday, November 25, 2023
9:00 am – Mixed Doubles Squad # 2
11:00 am – Mixed Doubles Squad # 3
1:00 pm – Lanes will be Oiled
2:00 pm – Mixed Team

ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT PAYMENT. 

Make check payable to: ONIBL.  Entries will not be accepted after all squads are filled. 

 

Check in closes 10 minutes before squad begins. Tardy bowlers must start from frame in progress.

 

Submission of entry indicates a complete understanding and acceptance of the tournament rules by the entrants listed.

 

Questions? Contact Rik Shiiki tourney@oregonniseibowling.com