Spring Annual Meeting

Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Greater Houston USBC Office

2616 Houston Blvd South Houston, TX 77587

(located on Hwy 3 between College and Edgebrook)

 

Calling All Cooks

The Greater Houston USBC is seeking recipe contributions for a Cookbook Fundraising Project. Please click the following link to download a form you may use to submit your family favorite recipes. The form fields may be filled out and printed, then emailed or faxed to our office.

 

Please submit all recipes by April 13, 2015 so we may meet our deadline.
Click Here to Download the Form

 

2015 GHUSBC Open Tournament

Scheduled for July 11th - 12th & 18th - 19th @ AMF Alpha Bowl Please click the link below for entry form.

Click Here to Download the Adult Form - Click Here to Downlaoad the Youth Form

Standings will be come Final and Official on Monday, July 27, 2015 and the Final Official Prize List will be posted at that time.

Adult Division Final Standings Official & Prize List

Youth Division Final Standings Official

Virtual Handicap Doubles Final Standings Official

Century Doubles Final Standings Official

 

2015 Youth Survivor Tournament

Scheduled for Sunday, May 3rd @ Del Mar Lanes Please click the link below for entry form.

Click Here to Download the Entry Form

 

New Awards

The first photo below shows our new 300 game, 800 series and 11 in a row awards. These are local awards provided by the Greater Houston USBC for bowlers that have already earned their Once in a Lifetime awards from USBC and will be presented upon a bowler's first achievement each season. The second photo is the new 199 On the Nose award which will be put into circulation once our current supply of the lapel pins are exhausted.

 

Award Photos

 

 

2015 GHUSBC Women's Championship Tournament

The 2015 Women's Championship Final Prize Standings uploaded on the Tournaments page.

 

2015 GHUSBC Men's Invitational Championship Tournament

The 2015 Men's Invitational Championship Final Prize Standings uploaded on the Tournaments page.

 

We Have Moved!

As of September 15th, we are in our new location at 2616 Houston Blvd. South Houston, TX. 77587. The issue with our phone lines have been resolved and it is now business as usual.

 

2014 GHUSBC Youth City Championship Tournament

The 2014 Youth City Championship was held November 1, 2, 8 & 9 at AMF Alpha in Webster. Final results are available on the Tournaments page.

 

 

2013-2014 Averages

The 2013-2014 Adult and Youth averages are now available (HERE), on the Averages page.

 

 

GHUSBC Legacy Wall

The GHUSBC is establishing a tiled Legacy Wall in the meeting room of our new location! This is your opportunity to participate in a fundraiser for your local association and establish your place in our legacy.

 

Click on links for details: ( Legacy Wall) ( Order Form) ( Optional Symbols)

 

 

Thanks for all the Support...

A big thank you to Donna Conners and Carol "Stormin" Norman at the UCanBowl2 Pro Shop for being a great sponsor to the Greater Houston USBC. Donna and Carol continually show their support for our tournaments and we truly appreciate them!

 

 

Benefits of Membership

Whether you're already a USBC member, considering membership, or are trying to convince your league to certify, there are so many reasons to join.  From rules to youth programs and charities, here is a look at some of what you get for the best money spent in bowling.

 

 

The Facts About Handicaps

The United States Bowling Congress (USBC) defines handicapping as the means of placing bowlers and teams of varying degrees of bowling skill on as equitable a basis as possible for their competition against each other. Read more about it <here>.

 

 

Bowling Videos

Bowling Aces
Strikes and Spares - Andy Varipapa
Bowling Is Fun - 1952
1949 ABC Bowling Tournament - Detroit
Bowling Styles From Around the World
Crazy Bowling Shot
Let's Go Bowling - A Glimpse at Bowling Once Upon a Time
Evolution of Brunswick Automatic Pinsetters
Brunswick History and Pin Factory - 1950's
AMF Amflite Commercial - 1963
Bowling Skills 1940 (Lawn Bowling, Duck Pins and Ten Pins)
Championship Bowling Montage
Championship Bowling - 1954
Ebonite TV Spot - 1968
Commercial for the Professional Bowler's Association
Funny Bowling Commercial
Sonny Bowling - 1979
Denny's PBA Commercial
Jerry Lewis Bowling for MDA
Brunswick ThroBot and Super CATS
Bowling Ball History - The History Channel
Ebonite Bowling Ball Factory - Part 1
Ebonite Bowling Ball Factory - Part 2