RESOURCES

Below is an overview of youth tournament opportunities in adjacent states, as well as national youth tournament details.

Youth Tournament Tours & Single Events

Wyoming Junior Bowlers Tour is a youth bowling tour for Wyoming and surrounding state’s youth bowlers to compete for thousands of dollars in scholarship every season on challenging sport shot oil patterns throughout various bowling centers in Wyoming.

To provide regularly-scheduled bowling tournaments, clinics, and other events that foster and encourage youth bowlers of all ages and abilities to challenge and develop their skills on and off the lanes.

All of our tournaments are conducted on sport pattern conditions. We utilize the “flight system” format that allows bowlers to compete scratch on their own level in each event – challenging them to increase their bowling skills.

Colorado youth bowling tournament opportunity.

Junior Bowlers Tour, multiple divisions, scratch and handicap

The Pepsi USBC Youth Championships is a nationwide tournament open to all USBC Youth members.

Beginning with qualifying during their leagues, youth bowlers have the opportunity to advance to a state finals event and earn scholarships, where they can compete against bowlers from across their state. Last year, more than $500,000 in scholarships was awarded across the country as part of this tournament.

Be sure to ask your youth program director when your league will be participating in the Pepsi.

Las Vegas Youth Bowlers Tour is a Non-Profit Corporation dedicated to building youth bowling in the Southern Nevada, Las Vegas area.  It is our goal to bring you additional local opportunities to experience events that help build youth bowling abilities. We want to help prepare the youth and their responsible adults for what to expect at any level of bowling event, local or national.

LVYBT events are scratch tournaments with two divisions for youth bowlers up to age 18. Junior Varsity and Varsity.  The two divisions are split by averages. Below a Sport Average of 158 or House of 175 is typically JV and above that are Varsity unless otherwise deemed by the Tournament Director.

The Storm Youth Championships (SYC) was created to celebrate all of the great things about youth bowling. Our goal is to bring players and families from around the country together in the spirit of competition and camaraderie.

We choose to limit the field size so every player, parent, coach, sibling, and all other guests can fully participate in all the events listed in this player guide. We want all attendees to have a great experience!

USA Bowling is a new mainstream youth sports model with coaching, league, tournament, and summer camp components. USA Bowling aims to follow a similar format of traditional youth team sports by utilizing shorter seasons, a Baker style format, one coach per team and instructional opportunities for both children and coaches.  

Teams ready to compete at the next level can attend one of the 16 Regional USA Bowling Tournaments to compete for a spot at the USA Bowling National Championships held every summer.  

USA Bowling is a product of the Youth Education Services (YES) Fund, a joint initiative of the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America and United States Bowling Congress supported by top bowling brands including Bowling.com, Brunswick, Columbia 300, Ebonite, Hammer, QubicaAMF, Roto Grip, Storm and Track.

2023 Junior Gold Championships
July 14-22, 2023 -Youth
July 10-14, 2023 -Adult
Indianapolis, IN

The Junior Gold Championships is an annual national tournament for the top male and female youth bowlers in the United States. The tournament has eight divisions – U12 Boys, U12 Girls, U15 Boys, U15 Girls, U18 Boys, U18 Girls, U20 Boys and U20 Girls.