Register to play – Deadline is Wednesday, July 17

Tournament information:

* * * Up to 5 days of consecutive play * * *
(TBD by number of player entries)

Dates: July 20-24, 2013 (Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday)
Location: Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club

Fee: $20.00 per player
Draw time: 9:00 a.m.
Start time: 9:30 a.m.
Please arrive at least 30 minutes before start time
Whites or colors permitted

To Register: Sign up at Jefferson Park Lawn Bowling Club or email Russ Leonard.

Registration deadline: Wednesday, July 17

Markers needed: Not playing in the tournament? Perhaps you’d like to mark for a day or half day? Markers are needed for this tournament and your volunteer help is greatly appreciated. Contact Russ Leonard to sign up as a marker.


The 2013 U.S. National Lawn Bowling Championships will be held at Santa Anita Bowling Green Club, Arcadia, California from October 16-20, 2013. To enter the play downs every bowler must meet the following Bowls USA requirements:

(excerpt from USLBA 2011 Rules Book)

Rules and Regulations Pertaining to the Playdowns and Championships

108.1  Lawn bowlers wishing to compete in a Divisional Playdown which will determine the Division’s Representative to the National Championships must be:

     108.1.1  A citizen of the United States;

     108.1.2  A USLBA member prior to the playdowns;

     108.1.3  Financially in good standing for all bowls-related obligations;

     108.1.4  Able to certify, if a member of more than one division, that they have not entered playdowns in any other division;

     108.1.5  Willing to certify that they will compete at the Championships as that division’s representative or as the runner(s)-up in case of default by the winners;

     108.1.6  Aware that any playdowns winner(s) who do not fulfill the above requirements may face possible sanctions from their Division.

Proof that any of the above requirements has not been fully met can be considered as due cause for disqualification at any level of play.

2013_logo_nationalchampsThe winning players will represent the NW Division of Bowls USA at the 2013 U.S. National Lawn Bowling Championships
October 16-20, 2013
Santa Anita Lawn Bowling Green Club
Arcadia, CA

Winners will receive $200 for travel expenses to the 2013 U.S. National Lawn Bowling Championships.

Who’s Playing?

Men’s Bowls USA NW Division Singles Play Downs

1. Richard Broad
2. Larry Holman
3. Doug Bradley
4. Russ Leonard
5. Chris Davis
6. Todd Wagers
7. Tom Lind
8. Jeff Covell
9. Rand Coburn

Women’s Bowls USA NW Division Singles Play Downs

1. Rikki Ricard
2. Alexis Vanden Bos
3. Amy Alesio
4. Lisa Duffala


1. Andy Klubberud
2. Its Nishikawa
3. Nancy Nishikawa
4. Nita Chambers
5. Richard Kruger