Tenpin Bowling - Champions
In the case of tenpin bowling, there are two world organizations that govern the sport and its rules. These organizations are BTBA (British Tenpin Bowling Association) and USBC (United States Bowling Congress). In England, all ten pin bowling events are sanctioned and governed by BTBA, where the USBC functions as the governing body in the United States.
Some of the ten pin bowling tournaments that are played around the world are -
- World Ten Pin Bowling Championships
- PBA World Championships
- European Bowling Tour
- BTBA National Championships
- WTBA World Championships
- Bowling Championships Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling
Tenpin bowling is a sport where the bowler must hit all ten pins in order to get good scores. Now let's talk about thatSome of the ten pin bowling champions and their careers.
Chris Barnes is an American bowler who won the PBA Rookie of the Year in 1998 and PBA Player of the Year in the 2007-2008 season. He is also the winner of the Triple Crown by winning the US Open, PBA World Championship, and Tournament of Champions.
During his full career he won 18 PBA Tour titles. In 2005 and 2006, he won the Motel 6 Roll to Riches tournament. In the last few years he has played in many tournaments but got the second or third place. In 2014, he won the AMF Qubica World Cup.
Bill O 'Neil
Bill O 'Neil is a tenpin bowler from North America who won gold medals at the world championships in 2010 and 2013. In the 2005-06 season he won the PBA Rookie of the Year award. In 2009, he won the first title of the PBA Tour by winning the PBA Chameleon Championship in which he defeated Ronnie Russel. In the same year, he won the second PBA title by winning the Lumber Liquidators US Open.
In 2010, he won his third PBA title by winning the Pepsi Viper Championship. In 2012 he won the Aka Seltzer Plus Cold Cheetah Championship. In 2014, he won his fifth PBA title by winning the Lucas Oil PBA Badger Open. In 2015, he won his sixth PBA title by winning the Oklahoma PBA Open.
Jason Belmonte is an Australian ten pin bowler who uses a two handed shovel to pull the pins. He has won the PBA Player of the Year award three times and is also a winner of 12 PBA titles. He started participating in the competition at the age of three and won the first event at the age of four.
InRegarding titles, he won the European Bowling Tour, World Tenpin Masters Championships in 2007. In 2010, he won the Korea Cup. In 2009 he won his first PBA title and during the 2011-2012 season he won three PBA titles. Along with this, he also competed in Commonwealth Games in which he won a gold, a silver and two bronzes.
Tommy Jones is an American tenpin bowler who won the PBA Rookie of the Year in the 2001-02 season. He joined PBA in 2000 and up. Now he owns 16 PBA titles. During the 2004-2005 season he won 20 out of 21 events but failed to win the Player of the Year award.
In the 2005-06 season he won 20 out of 21 events, won the television finals six times and four titles, and won two PBA titles in the 2006-07 season.In subsequent seasons he won the PBA titles and in the 2012-13 season he won the WBT International title. In 2015, he won the PBA title 16 times.
Mike Fagan is a ten-foot bowler from America who competes in PBA, WBT and EBT events. He has also participated in many international events while being part of the US team. His PBA career started in 2002 and so far he has won five PBA titles of which two are of age.
He got his first PBA title in 2007 when he won the PBA Exempt Doubles Classic. In 2010, he won his first singles title at the One-a-Day Dick Weber Open. In 2012 he won the Brunswick Euro Challenge, his third PBA title. He won his fifth PBA title at the PBA World Championships.
Kelly Kulick is an American tenpin bowlerwho has won professional women's bowling titles and a PBA title three times. She has the honor of being the first woman to win the Professional Bowling Association title. She started her career in 2001 and won the Rookie of the Year award.
In 2003, she won the US Women's Open. The PBA Women 's Membership was launched in 2004 and in 2006 Kulick won exemption from the PBA Tour through which she was able to compete in the 2006-07 PBA season. Kulick has won many other competitions like PBA Senior Ladies and Legends in 2008, the PBA Women 's World Championships in 2009, USBC Queens in 2010 and many more.
Shannon O 'Keefe
Shannon O 'Keefe is an American ten pin bowler who became a five-time world champion who first joined the United States in 2005 and has won numerous gold, 'money andbronze in international competitions.
She has won the New York State Queens Title twice and Rochester New York Queens Title three times. In 2011, 2012 and 2014, she won the Texas Bluebonnet Queens title. In 2007 she competed in the US Women 's Open and was a finalist and in 2012 she won a third place at the US Women’s Open.
Liz Johnson is an American ten pin bowler who has won the Professional Women 's Bowling Association tour 11 times. In 2004, she became a member of the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA). She became the first woman to qualify for the PBA tour. In 2005, she secured the PBA title by winning the East Region Kingpin Lanes Open. In 2007, she won the US Women's Open.
She won her first PBA title in the Don and Paula mixed doubles event. His first singles title came in 2009 lWhen she won the PBA Women 's Series. In 2011, she won the gold medal at the WTBA Women's World Championship while playing for the US team. In 2015, she won the USBC Queens tournament.
Danielle McEwan is an American player tenpin who became a member of the US team in 2012. In 2015, she became a member of the Professional Women 's Bowling Association and won the Smithfield PWBA Tour Championship. In the same year, she won the South Point PBA West Challenge.
She also won the gold medal with her partner Kelly Kulick at the Women's World Bowling Championships. She was part of the US team that won the medal of Gold in the WBC Team Competition. In the masters competition, she won a bronze medal. In March 2016, she won the PBA WBT HH Emir Cup.