April 17, 2024

■  Harley F. Palangchao 

Top bowlers from the localities and other parts of the country will see action in the 13th Summer Capital Tenpin Bowling Association Open Championship at the Puyat Sports, Baguio Center Mall on March 19 to 24.

The Philippine Bowling Federation-sanctioned tournament will have a qualifying round first with a registration fee of P3,800 per player for two blocks of three games.

Players can also have a reentry fee of P600 for one block of three games while a double up fee of P300 for any applicable divisions will be collected from the players.

The finals fee for mixed masters is P4,000; mixed seniors – P3,500; mixed classified – P3,500; and mixed rookie – P2,500.

Championship prizes are P60,000 for mixed open; P50,000 for classified; P50,000 for mixed seniors; and P25,000 for mixed rookie.

There will also be cash prizes for first to fifth runners-up in the mixed open, classified, and mixed seniors while only the first to third runners-up in the mixed rookie will be given cash prizes.

A special prize of P15,000 be awarded to a player with a total perfect game.

The tournament, sponsored by DRS Save Eye Care and presented by Motiv Philippines and 1Loyalty, aims to raise funds for the civic programs and pro-jects of the SCTBA.