Event Dates

From: Sunday, August 18, 2013
To: Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Host Center

Island Xtreme Bowl
5734 Sturgeon Lake Road
Welch, MN 55099
(651) 267-3000

Tournament Schedule

Tournament Notes

Bowlers must be at least 50 years of age to enter a PBA50 event.

Maximum Field Size
120 Players

PBA Lane Pattern
PBA50 Tour Cheetah

Finals Format
32 Player Bracket

Mandatory Non-Member Meeting
A mandatory meeting for all non-members will be held 30 minutes prior to the first practice session.

Tournament Hosts
John Foss, Bowling Center Manager

Sunday, August 18
A Squad Practice Session: 8 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
B Squad Practice Session: 10:30 a.m. - Noon
Pro-Am Squads to follow

Monday, August 19
A Squad: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
B Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)

Tuesday, August 20
B Squad: 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
A Squad: 3:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
(8 games of qualifying)
Top 32 Advance
Drop All Pins

Wednesday, August 21
Players qualifying 17-32 bowl best-of-five games at 8 a.m.
Winners and players qualifying 9-16 bowl best-of-five games at 11 a.m.
Winners and players qualifying 1-8 bowl best-of-five games at 2 p.m.
Round of 8 best-of-three at 5 p.m.
Round of 4 (one game) immediately following
Round of 2 (one game) immediately following

Estimated Prize Fund Information
1st Place: $7500
2nd Place: $4000
3rd-4th Place: $2500 (each)
5th-8th Place: $1700 (each)
9th-16th Place: $1300 (each)
17th-24th Place: $1150 (each)
25th-32nd Place: $1050 (each)
Remaining Cashers: $900 (each)
Super Senior Cash Spots (Ages 60+) $700 (each)

Estimated Entries (120)
Estimated Main Prize Fund Cash Spots (40)
Estimated Super Senior Cash Spots (10)

Super Senior cash spots will be paid based on the number of Super Senior entries,
1:6 with a minimum guarantee of 8 and maximum of 12 in each PBA50 Tour event.

The number of finalists will be 32, unless the field size is less than 96 bowlers. If the field is less than 96, the number of finalists will be adjusted to 24.

Host Hotel Information
Treasure Island Hotel
5734 Sturgeon Lake Road
Welch, MN 55089
(800) 222-7077 Dial 0 and ask for reservations. The room block is set under PBA50 Tour.
Flat Rate - Saturday, Buffalo Tower - $119
Flat Rate - Sunday-Wednesday, Buffalo Tower - $69

Motor Home Information
RV sites are $25 per day for 30amp and $27 per day for 50amp service. All sites have full hookups with water, sewer and electric. 20 spaces are reserved. Reservations must be made two weeks prior to arrival. For reservations and more information call (651) 267-3060. Check-in 1 p.m. Check-out Noon.
Free shuttle keeps you connected to the resort (day and night).
Complimentary Internet, picnic tables and on-site fire pits in select locations are available.
Restrooms, showers and onsite laundry are available for your convenience.

Golf Note
There will be a golf outing at Mount Frontenac Golf Course on Saturday, August 17, 2013. The cost is $32. A shotgun start is scheduled at 11 a.m. Mount Frontenac Golf Course is located south of Red Wing, MN on Highway 61 approximately 22 miles from the bowling center.
To sign up, contact Tom or Linda Carter at (815) 761-3840 or (815) 761-3841 or email bolnduo@comcast.net. Please make your reservations as early as possible.

Dinner Cruise
A dinner cruise is available Saturday, August 17, 2013 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The cost is $36.95 per person. The deadline to register is August 9, 2013. To register call (877) 849-1640.