Hotel Booking

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Event Dates

From: Friday, March 31, 2017
To: Sunday, April 02, 2017

Host Center

Myrtle Beach Bowl
101 Gray Drive.
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
(843) 236-1020

Oil Pattern Schedule

Tournament Schedule / Notes

Eligibility
Participant must be a USBC Member in good standing. Non members must meet PBA average requirements.

No Walkins Allowed
If you would like to participate in this event please have your info submitted by 6 pm. Thursday 3/31.

Myrtle Beach Bowl
Newly renovated center featuring new synthetic lanes with wooden approaches.

300 Game Jackpot
300 games rolled on Saturday or Sunday in competition will win/split  a $1500 High Game Jackpot paid by Myrtle Beach Bowl. If more than one 300 game the Jackpot will be split equally. 

Golf 
Myrtle Beach Bowl has 4 tee times(16 golfers) reserved for Friday morning @ 8:45 a.m. golf at the "World Tour" golf course. (Reg. rate $127....PBA rate $60..)... Please call  Myrtle Beach Bowl and ask for Larry to reserve your spot...(843) 236-1020.

Payout Ratio
1:3
 
Entry Fee
PBA and PWBA Members: $220
Non-Members: $285 (money order, cashiers check or credit card only)
Please enter this event through South Region.
 
Note:
PWBA members who are not also PBA members must enter events through the Regional Manager in order to receive the $220 member entry fee rate.  Any PWBA member who is inadvertently charged the non-member entry fee should contact the regional manager immediately. 
 
Entry Deadline
Online entries for members and non-members close at midnight on Monday, March 27.
After the deadline, entries must be made directly with the PBA South Region Manager.
 
Prize Fund
1st Place is projected to pay $2,500
16th Place is projected to pay $500
Final cash spot is guaranteed to pay a minimum of $400.

Schedule
Friday, March 31
Practice Session:  3-5 p.m.
Pro-am: 5:45 &  8 p.m.

Saturday, April 1
Roll call is 30 minutes prior to all squads.
A Squad: 9 a.m. – (eight games)
B Squad: 2:30 p.m. – (eight games)
Top 1/3 advance to Cashers Round – all pinfall carries over.

Sunday, April 2
Cashers Round: 9:00 a.m. – (four games) all pinfall carries over.
Top 16 advance: 11:30 a.m. - bowl three games (12-game pinfall carries over).
Top 8 advance: 1:30 p.m. – bowl two games (15-game pinfall carries over).
Top 4 advance: 3 p.m.  (17 game total pinfall) to stepladder finals.
 
PBA Challenge Information
In each of the PBA’s eight regions (East, South, Central, Midwest, Southwest, West, Northwest and Japan), the competition points leaders of each region as of October 15, 2017 will earn a paid entry into the World Series of Bowling IX along with a berth in a special eight-game match play roll-off leading to two bowlers advancing to the PBA Challenge Finals.

Hotel Reservations
HotelPlanner.com, the official travel partner of the PBA, has announced a new sweepstakes program that will award $200 lodging gift certificates to a lucky winner every month in 2017. All you have to do is book a hotel room through HotelPlanner.com before the end of each month, and you will be automatically entered.
 
You must enter through any link on pba.com, or by using this link: http://pba.hotelplanner.com/. For each additional reservation you make through HotelPlanner.com, you’ll receive another free entry into the sweepstakes.
 
Each drawing will take place on the last day of the month. To qualify, the user must book a reservation through HotelPlanner.com. The $200 gift certificates will be valid for hotel room and tax only. Any incidental charges will be the responsibility of the person using the certificate. To enter without making a purchase, send a letter to HotelPlanner, attn.: Carlos Diaz, 777 S. Flagler Drive, Suite 800 West Tower, West Palm Beach, FL 33401. Written entries must be received before each month’s end-of-month drawing.