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  • Scotish Open
  • Senior Inter County
  • Chairman's Award
  • Lincolnshire Youth Open
  • BTBA Database
  • BTBA Tour Finals
  • Poole Doubles
  • Senior National Championships
  • Bowlrite Sixes
  • Mixed Trios
  • Scratch League
  • BTBA TPT 8
  • Junior Team England
  • Adult Team England Trials
  • Adult Inter Counties
  • Junior Triple Crown
  • Junior Academy
  • U15 Inter County
  • Coaching Academy
  • BTBA website
  • Perfect Game
  • BTBA Talk
  • BTBA News Bulletin
  • U18 Inter County
  • Resdev Senior Tour
  • BTBA Coaching
  • Junior Triple Crown
  • NAYBC Classic Singles
  • World Cup
  • Message from Sarah Hood
  • BTBA TPT 6
  • Triple Crown Trials
  • New BTBA website
  • Senior Inter County
  • U25 Inter County [Amended]
  • NAYBC Nationals
  • BUTBA/BBTA Doubles
  • BTBA Tenpintour 5
  • Absolutely Bowling
  • Berkshire Area AGM Minutes
  • Easter Doubles
  • Bromborough Matchplay Singles
  • County Challenge
  • Tenpin Tour 4
  • Torquay Doubles
  • U15 County Trials
  • BTBA Talk
  • Berkshire Area AGM
  • 2017 Training Squad
  • Newbury YBC Video
  • U25 Inter County
  • BTBA Team England
  • Senior National Championships
  • SOE Youth Open
  • Berkshire 2017 Trials
  • UK Championship Tour



  • A slow start for Alan Keddie in the Scotish Open, Bowlpex, Dunfermline, 14th-15th October>

    Alan rolled a 8 game Round 1 total of 1759, 219.8 ave., the scoring was high and Alan's total put in tenth place out of the sixteen qualifying places, Round Two and Alan bowled a four game set of 913 to climb up to fourth place and the top six Round Robin Final, Alan won two of the five games in good final and finished the day in sixth place with a 220.6 average.



    The 2017 Senior Inter County Championships, MFA Bowl, Nottingham, 14th-15th October.

    Yorkshire Men are the 2107 Senior Champions, retaining the title for fifth time, Licolnshire took second place and Hampshire were third.

    For the Ladies Dorset are the new Senior Champions with Kent second and Staffordshire third.

    Results



    CHAIRMAN'S AWARD

    The BTBA are asking for nominations for the Chairman's Award. All members are welcome to submit a nomination to celebrate someone who has contributed outstanding services towards tenpin bowling. This may be through volunteering, through work or through their own bowling achievements. Please complete the Google form to make your nomination, stating the reasons why you think they deserve an award, by midnight Wednesday 25th October.

    Nomination Form



    Robbie Bowden from Newbury YBC had a good start in the Lincolnshire Youth Open at MFA Bowl, Scunthorpe, on 7th/8th/14th/15th October, Robbie was in Divsion 4 Regular and rolled a 653 in the Singles for fourth place, 25 pins off the top, in the Doubles Robbie bowled with Oliver Spindley [Scunthorpe], it was agood choice becasue they finished in first place with a total of 1304 [Robbie 631], in the Team Event Robbie bowled a 659 which gave him a All Events total of 1943 and this put him second place, another seventeen pins would have made 1st place.

    Carly Bushell bowling in Divsion 3 Female finished in third place in the All Events with a total of 1559, only seven adrift off second place.



    There is an new BTBA Membership Database, you can access it on the links page, BTBA [Membership], you will have to use Forgot Password to reset a new password or keep the your present one.



    Olivia Streak, a Newbury YBC bowler has qualified for the BTBA 2017 Tour Finals in the Under 11 Girls divison, the event will be held at MFA Bowl, Nottingham , on the 3rd December 2017.



    After along delay the NAYBC have now released the final results of the NAYBC Poole Doubles, 16th/17th/23rd/24th September.

    The doubles team, Joshua Streak/Matthew Streak from Newbury YBC rolled a eight game total of 2493 to finish in second place in Division 3.



    BTBA 2018 Senior National Championships will be held at the Airport Bowl, Harlington, on May 12th/13th.



    David Yeates of the Diones Dudes team, won the Singles Event in the Bowlrite 6’s at Hollywood Bowl, Tolworth, on Sunday 1st October, David rolled a 698 scratch series and with handicap made total of 770.



    Well done to Sarah Hood for provisionaly making top spot in the Ladies Hadicap section of the Befordshire Mixed Trios at Go Bowling, Dunstable, on 30th September/1st October, Sarah came second in the Scratch section, needed a few more pins but Sarah did win a new shirt.



    The Scratch League at MFA Newbury which bowls on Wednesday night is looking for some additional bowlers, for more information contact John Lambourne at johnlambourne@royals.org



    Gerry Olver made top spot in Round 1 of the BTBA Tempintour 8, Airport Bowl, Harlington, on 24th September, Gerry had a total 1549 [1357 scratch] over the six games, Alan Keddie made sixth place with a scratch total of 1438, no bonus for him, both made the Final.

    In the Final Gerry rolled a four game scratch total of 733 and with his bonus and Round1 total he had final total of 2410, and finished in third place, Alan bowled a 959 with no bonus and his final total was 2397, and he finished fourth place, he needed one more game to catch Gerry, he had the high average with a 239.7 over the event.



    Well done to Robbie Bowden, Newbury YBC, who finished in second place in the Junior Team England Masters 2017 held at Brize Norton on the 9th/10th September, Robbie made a total 1595 of over the six games, 199.3 average.

    Robbie also made the NAYBC Team England Squad for the European Youth Chanpionships at Lovvang Bowl, Aalborg, Denmark, from the 24th March - 2nd April 2018.

    Also from Newbury YBC Nicole Ediker finished in fifth place with a total of 1426, 178.2 average.



    Sarah Hood finished in sixth place in the final standings of the 2017 Team England Trials, bowling over three centres Sarah made a total of 160 points to finish in the top ten.



    The results of the Adult Inter Counties 2017 Qualifying Round, South, held at Hollywood Bowl, Tolworth, on Sunday 3rd September.

    Berkshire entered a Men's and Ladies team and both teams qualified for the Final in November, Men in 3rd place and Ladies in fourth place.

    To single out the bowlers, well done to Alan Keddie rolling a 289 game and Robbie Bowden for a complete set of 200 games, but the accolade goes to Sarah Hood for a 1398 series.

    Scores and Results

    Full Results



    A good weekend for Newbury YBC bowler Nicole Ediker at the Junior Triple Crown 2017, held at Bowlplex, Dunfermline, from 24th to 27th August.

    Nicole was in the U16 squad and achieved these placings.

    Pos

    Event

    Games

    Series

    Total


    8th

    Singles

    6

    518 + 464

    982

    2nd

    Doubles

    3

    317 + 411 + 376

    1104

    1st

    Trios

    3

    594 + 484 + 544

    1622

    1st

    Team [4]

    3

    893 + 1056 + 971

    2820

    3rd

    All Events

    15

    S - 518 + 464

    D - 569

    T - 511

    Team - 596


    2658

    = 177.20

    5th

    Masters

    Round Robin

    5

    806 + 20

    826


    Full Results from SAYBC



    After along delay we have the Junior Team England Academy results for 2016-2017.

    Three Berkshire YBC bowlers attended the Academy and attained these Passing Grades,

    Carly Bushell - Year 3 ~ Distinction
    Robbie Bowden - Year 3 ~ Credit
    Nicole Ediker - Year 2 ~ Credit




    Kent are the 2017 Boys U15 Inter County Champions and the Girls title was won by Hampshire, the event was held at Go bowling, Dunstable, on Sunday 6th August.

    Berkshire only entered a Boys Team and they finished in 10th place.

    Full Results



    A new regional NAYBC Academy will be starting in October.

    Coaching Academy



    The new BTBA website is now up and running at the same address as before.

    www.btba.org.uk



    Congratulations to Team England bowler Laura Marcham for rolling a pefect game playing for the Wigan team in the Tuesday Trios League at Wokingham Superbowl on the 25th July, it is Laura's third 300 game.



    News and updates from the BTBA.

    BTBA Talk



    A news bulletin from the BTBA.

    News Bulletin



    U18 Inter County 2017 Boys Champions are Yorkshire who defeated Lancashire, the Girls Champions are Lincolnshire who defeated Hampshire,

    The U18 Inter County Championships 2017 were held at Go Bowling, Dunstable, on 1st/2nd July, Berkshire did not enter any teams for the Championships.

    Results

    Full Results



    Resdev Senior Tour held at Superbowl, Mansfield, on the 2nd July was won by Alan Keddie, Alan qualified in sixth place on 1361, won two of the four games in the Round Robin to make the Final and in the Final he rolled a 280 and 186 to take first place.



    This is a press release from BTBA Coaching

    BTBA Coaching Press Release



    Four Berkshire YBC bowlers qualified for the NAYBC Junior Triple Crown Trials 2017 which were held at Bowlplex, Poole, on June 24th/25th, there were two divisions in the sixteen game trials on two different dressings, U16 and U19.

    Nicole Ediker made the team when she finished in 2nd place in the U15 Girls with Points Total of 250.5 and total pinfall of 2910 ~ 181.8 average,.

    Joshua Streak just missed out on the U16 Boys Team with 7th place, Points Total 192.0, pinfall 2727 ~ 170.4 average.

    Carly Bushell bowled in the U19 Girls and finished in 9th place with Points Total of 211.0, pinfall 2558 ~ 159.8 average.

    Robbie Bowden bowled in the U19 Boys and finished in 14th place on a Points Total of 142.5, pinfall 2765 ~ 172.8 average.

    The 2017 Junior Triple Crown will be bowled at Bowlplex, Dunfermline, Scotland, from the 24th – 28th August.




    Two Berkshire YBC Girls qualified for the Final of the 39th NAYC Classic Singles held at the Charrington Bowl, Tolworth, on the 9th/10th June.

    Carly Bushell fininshed in first place in Group 4 and Olivia Streak in third place in Group 6.


    Group

    Pos

    G1

    G2

    G3

    G4

    G5

    G6

    G7

    G8

    Total

    Ave

    Carly Bushell

        4

    1st

    150

    150

    181

    168

    245

    205

    241

    200

    1540

    192.5


    Olivia Streak

        6

    3rd

    95

    136

    161

    168

    148

    149

    147

    151

    1155

    144.3


    In the Round Robin Final Carly won one of the three games and finished in third place, Olivia also won one of her three games and finished in fourth place.

    The Round Robin Final ~ Scores



    Alan Keddie took first place in the Scottish qualifier for the QubicaAMF World Cup held at Hollywood Bowl, Coatbridge, Glasgow, on the 10th June, the 2017 QubicaAMF World Cup will be held in Hermosillo, Mexico, from 4th to 12th November.



    Sarah Hood has posted this message for BTBA Members.

    BTBA Message



    Andre Davidson qualified in ninth place with 1212 scratch total over the six games, 1398 with bonus, and Graham Stewart in eleventh place with a scratch total of 1194, 1380 with bonus, in Round 1 of the BTBA Tenpintour 6 held the Airport Bowl, Harlington, on Sunday 11th June.

    In the Final Andre rolled a 788 scratch over the four games and with the bonus added finished with a total of 2310 for tenth place, Graham bowled a 863 scratch over the four games and with the bonus he finished in top spot with a total 2367, winning by seven pins.

    For the Ladies Janet Page made the final with a six game scracth score of 990 plus the bonus made 1344 for fifth palce, in the Final Janet added a scratch score of 690 and with the bonus moved up to third spot.



    Newbury YBC bowlers, Robbie Bowden, Nicole Ediker, and Joshua Streak, qualified for the Junior Team England Triple Crown Trials which will be held at Bowlpex, Poole, on the 24th June.



    The BTBA have a new membership website, btba.wildapricot.org



    Senior Inter County 2017 Qualifier, Southern, held at Bowlplex, Poole, on Sunday 4th June, Berkshire Men and Ladies bowled in this event and the Men finshed in eleventh place and the Ladies in sixth place,

    Provisional Results and Scores.



    The results of the U25 Inter County Championships 2017 at the Airport Bowl, Harlington, on 3rd/4th June

    Berkshire entered a Boys Team and they finished in 10th place, after the Final the Kent Boys Team was disqualified so Berkshire moved up to 9th place

    Scores and Results



    Newbury YBC bowlers entered the NAYBC Junior Nationals 2107, held at Go Bowling, Dunstable, over the month of May, not so good as last year but still achieved the the following top ten places.

    Place

    Bowler

    Event

    Division

    Score


    9th

    James Smith

    Junior Singles

    Male

    107-130-170 = 408

    5th

    Nicole Ediker

    Inter Singles

    Female

    146-166-169 = 481

    4th

    Cory Faulkner

    Matthew Streak

    Inter Doubles

    Regular

    292-333-325 = 950

    5th

    Nicole Ediler

    Joshua Streak

    Inter Doubles

    Regular

    327-286-333 = 946

    7th

    Liam Badman-Lailey

    Robbie Bowden

    Senior Doubles

    Regular

    335-321-322 = 978

    7th

    Liam Badman-Lailey

    Nicole Ediker

    Joshua Streak

    Robbie Bowden

    Team

    Regular

    608-653-633 = 1894

    5th

    Nicole Ediker

    Inter All Events

    Female

    481-487-503 = 1471




    Well David Yeates must have arrived on time when he partnered Danny Lalley in the BUBTA/BTBA Adult Championship Doubles at the Aiport Bowl, Harlington, on the 14th May.

    The team Double D qualified in second place in the Handicap Section with a six game total pinfall of 3027, scratch total David 1274 ~ Danny 1135, in the 6 team Round Robin Final Double D roll a scratch total of 2335 plus the winning bonus finished with a total 2435 and third place.



    Senior BTBA TPT5, Stroud, 7th May, Andre Davidson qualified in 5th place in Round 1 with a six game scratch total of 1186 with Handcap/Bonus he had a total of 1420, in Round 2 he added a four game total of 764 which with Handicap/Bonus moved him up to second place with Final Total of 2340.

    Round 1 for the Ladies and Tricia Outrim took top spot with a scratch score of 898 plus H/B made a total of 1313. not a lucky number because in Round 2 Tricia rolled a 625 plus H/B and a Final Total of 2154 and 5th place.



    Absolutely Bowling, Slough, closed its doors on Sunday 7th May because it was unable to renew its contact with the council, the eighteen lane centre was opened in 2010.



    Berkshire Area BTBA AGM was held at 10.00 am on Sunday 26th March at MFA Bowl, Newbury.

    Minutes PDF



    Jason Agate partnered with Ray Teece bowling as Airport Fruit & Veg, won the scratch section of the Easter Doubles at the Airport Bowl over the weekend 15th/16th April, they rolled a total of 1335 [ 719 - 616 ], BBBC21 team of Homer Joseph and Phil Staff finished in third place in the Handicap section with total of 1298.



    Robbie Bowden finished in sixth place in Q1 of the Bromborough Matchplay Singles over the weekend 14th - 17th April at Bromborough Bowl, with a eight game series of 1616, he remained in sixth after all the squads were adjusted for Q2.

    Round 1 of the Matchplay and Robbie won the match 419 - 319, R2 and Robbie won this match 453 - 369, in the semi final Robbie lost a close match 353 - 372 to Jamie Gore who went on the take the title.

    Carly Bushell also qualified for the Matchplay in sixteenth place but lost the first match 355 - 397



    AMF Peterborough are staging County Challenge Tournament on Sunday 23rd July.

    Entry Form



    Number 4 of the BTBA Tenpin Tour was held Acocks Green on Sunday 9th April, Alan Keddie rolled a 1432 series over the 6 games in Round 1 which put him in second place, in the Final Alan rolled a 938 for final total of 2370, 237 average, but not enough to catch the leader and finished in second place.

    Tricia Lloyd aslo bowled in this event and qualified in fifth place, there were only six places in the Final and Tricia did not have a good time and finished in sixth place.



    Carly Bushell [bury] and Connor Taylor [linc] bowling under the name of Lincbury won Section 2 of the JTE/YTE Torquay Doubles with a 8 game score of 2694 at AMF Bowl, Torquay, on Sunday 9th April, The Newbs, Robbie Bowden and Johua Streak came third with a score of 2629.





    Results of the U15 Berskhire County Team Trials held on Saturday 18th March and Saturday 25th March at the MFA Bowl, Newbury, there was no U18 trials.

    The U15 Inter County Championships will be held at Go Bowling, Dunstable, on the 6th August.

    Scores PDF



    The BTBA have issued a news bulletin.

    BTBA Talk News Bulletin PDF



    The 2017 BTBA AGM will held on the Saturday 20th May at the Holiday Inn, Lincoln.



    Congratulations to Newbury YBC bowler Robbie Bowden who has been selected for the NAYBC U22 2017 Training Squad.



    Newbury YBC have produce a promotion video about the bowling club.

    Newbury YBC Video



    U25 Inter County Championships will be held at the Airport Bowl, Harlington, on the 3rd/4th June.



    2018 BTBA Senior/Adult England Team Trials dates and comfirmed venues are now on Tournament Page and Calendar.



    Val Hopcroft finished in first place in the Ladies B All Events with a total of 1654 for the three events in the 2nd Senior National Championships, Namco, Norwich, over the weekends Saturday/Sunday 4th/5th February 2017, Val was also in the Enigma team who finished in first place in the Ladies B Team Events



    Results from the South of England Youth Open at Go Bowling, Dunstable, over the weekends 21st/22nd/28th/29th January, the bowlers from Newbury YBC made three first places.

    Singles

    1st

    Joshua Streak

    Intermediate Boys

    Scratch

    612

    1st

    Nicole Ediker

    Intermediate Girls

    Scratch

    591

    Doubles

    1st

    Nicole Ediker

    Joshua Streak

    Intermediate Boys

    Scratch

    574-464=1038

    All Events

    3rd

    Joshua Streak

    All Events Intermediate Boys

    Scratch

    612-464-477=1553

    2nd

    Olivia Streak

    All Events Junior Girls

    Handicap

    390-403-391=1184 [1742]

    2nd

    Nicole Ediker

    All Events Intermediate Girls

    Scratch

    591-574-502=1667




    The results of the Berkshire U25, Adult, and Senior County Trials, which were held at Farnborough Bowl, Farnborough, on Sunday 8th January and Sunday 22nd January.

    Scores and Results PDF.



    Information on the new 2017 BTBA Adult UK Championship Tour is now available.

    UK Championship Tour