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“Many Stylessssss of Bowling”

TNBA welcomes Many Stylessssss of Bowling into the TNBA Family.  
Many Stylessssss of Bowling will be TNBA’s new Souvenir vendor.  After multiple stages of vetting of proposals from a half dozen companies, including presentations along with question and answer sessions, TNBA’s souvenir vendor committee selected Many Stylessssss of Bowling as the new vendor for The National Bowling Association, Inc. 
Congratulations are in order for Many Stylessssss of Bowling as the new vendor of The National Bowling Association, Inc.  See Many Stylessssss of Bowling’s welcome video and visit their website at our “Stylessssss” Vendor page.  

The Battle of the Sexes Tournament is back on during TNBA Week of our National Convention and Tournament in Las Vegas (May 27, 2021.) Entry forms may be found on the National Tournaments page.  For more information, contact TNBA’s Reed/Hawthorne Singles Classic tournament director, Harvey Johnson at Harvey.johnson@tnbainc.org. 

TNBA’s April, 2021 Bowler Magazine


The April issue of TNBA’s Bowler magazine is now available.  This issue highlights The National Bowling Association BEFORE the Pandemic. Let’s continue to wear our masks, take our shots when they become available, follow CDC guidelines and Get Back to Normalcy!!  Check out our Bowler Magazine Program page to view this issue.

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Queenie Green-Johnson:  TNBA’s Las Vegas Senate recognizes their Bowlers.

TNBA staff writer Danny Mack highlights one of his senate members:  “I had the opportunity to bowl with Queenie in the Sunday TNBA mixed fours league at The Orleans Bowling Lanes. Queenie is a great teammate, always willing to help you with your game.”

Read more about Queenie Green-Johnson and other TNBA bowlers on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

USBC Competition

Are you bowling at the USBC Open Championship Tournament?
Take advantage while in Las Vegas, and compete on SPECIAL TNBA squads during the 2021 TNBA National Championship Tournament. 
Read more about spot reservations on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

TNBA’s Historical Flipbook Stroll Through our King & Queen Program.


The four volume Flipbook of our “TNBA Kings & Queens By Year” historical stroll (for years 1958 thru 2020) is now online.  This Flipbook displays our Royal Court, captures the essence of our King & Queen program and exemplifies what our Joe Thomas King & Queen Coronation Ball is all about.  To view these volumes and learn more about our King & Queen program, visit our King & Queen Program page.

The September issue of TNBA’s Bowler magazine is now available.  Check out our Bowler Magazine Program page to view this issue.

Souvenir Yearbook

This year’s Souvenir Yearbook Journal is dedicated to our Senate members who are First Responders and Essential workers; our members who are providing a service to our communities during this coronavirus pandemic.

See more on our Yearbook Director Page.

FTNBA’s Collegiate Program

Through TNBA’s Collegiate Program’s communications with bowling
coaches from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU),
several have expressed an interest in female & male bowlers out of the
TNBA Junior Programs for their respective university’s bowling
teams.

Director Keith Bridgeforth has listed several colleges and
universities that has Collegiate Bowling scholarship programs.  Read more about this on our Collegiate Program Page.

DBS Recognizes one of their Youth

Isabel Ping, a member of the Denver Bowling Senate Junior Bowling Program is a very confident, independent leader with a strong talent for bowling. She is very competitive and strives to compete with the best.  She has won multiple individual awards as well as several team and individual championships, including the 2018 – 2019 Queens / Duchess / Princess tournament for women where she placed 3rd in the Duchess division. She also recently bowled an 878 (300, 278, 300) in a Thanksgiving 9-pin No-Tap fundraising tournament for the DBS Jrs. program.

Read more about Isabel on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

Ari Wilson Captures PBA
Western Regional Title

Bowling in the recent Western Regional Member Non-Member doubles tournament held in South Point Bowling Plaza, Ari Wilson along with his doubles partner Zack Hattori won the Western Regional Doubles Title. This feat has only been accomplished by a handful of amateur bowlers. See more on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

 

TNBA’s Eastern Field Representative Robert Danzy Jr.

gave a refreshing background on the history and structure of TNBA when he was featured in the Thursday 9/19/19 issue of The Daily Gazette located in Schenectady/Albany NY.

In this article, The Daily Gazette said that “ Robert Danzy Jr. is aggressively — and passionately — promoting an old bowling sanctioning body that might not be too familiar to many local keglers.” TNBA’s Vice President, Dr. Michael Boykins points out that it was “really nice work by our newest Eastern Field Representative” See more on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

 

 

TNBA Promotional Video — Celebrating our 80th Anniversary

TNBA has produced a short video documentary about our organization, along with several short snippets that have been extracted from the larger documentary highlighting various aspects or specific programs of our organization. These videos educate others about our organization, it’s history and what it is that uniquely sets us apart from other bowling organizations.

The fifth snippet:  “Tournaments.”  See more on our Bowler Spotlight Page.

Dewann Clark, President, The National Bowling Association, Inc.
Celebrating our 80th Anniversary 1939 – 2019

 

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