The IGBO Fundraising Committee hosts three Best 3 of 6 virtual mail-in tournaments throughout the year that allow IGBO members to Bowl Locally and Compete Internationally during their regularly scheduled league play over the course of two weeks. IGBO League Members should consult their IGBO Representative or President for information on which two weeks apply to their local league.
The Summer 2019 Mail-In dates are:
July 1st - July 28th 2019
Scores are due by August 4th. 2019 with results released once all results are in and verified.
Summer mail-in tournament benefits: IGBO technology and infrastructure team
The fall 2018 Mail-In dates are:
October 14 - November 10, 2018
Scores are due by November 17, 2018 with results released in December
Fall mail-in tournament benefits: IGBO Mid-year host city
The Winter 2019 Mail-In dates are:
February 3 - March 2, 2019
Scores are due by March 10, 2019 with results released in April 2019
Winter mail-in tournament benefits: IGBO Annual host city
- Open to rostered league bowlers bowling in an IGBO member league or, any IGBO associate member.
- Substitute members are not eligible to participate.
- Bowlers can only enter once per league bowled.
- All entries & payments must be turned into the IGBO rep prior to the start of the first week selected.
- Associate members are responsible for submitting their own entry & payment. Associate must submit verified score sheet.
- League secretary should verify posted scratch scores and series total, and initial ?above the scratch total to indicate scores have been verified.
- Only the first three games per night shall count if league bowls more than 3 games. ?
- When submitting scores bowled during the selected two-week period, only submit scratch scores. Do not submit scores bowled with handicap included.
- If a bowler is absent during league on dates selected, scores shall be entered as zero. No post bowl or pre bowl scores are permitted. ?
- Entering averages: Prior year USBC composite average from bowl.com. Must have one league with at least 21 or more games. If no prior year USBC composite average bowler may use the following:
- Current league average as of the first night selected and, secretary and/or IGBO rep must submit league standing sheet with application
- Handicap will be 90% of 225. Scratch entries will use scratch scores only. ?
- Payout ratio shall be at least 1 for each 8 entries. Handicap and Scratch entries will have separate Prize Fund and payout.