Bowling is considered to be among the most popular sport in the Special Olympics. It is a particularly beneficial sport to people with intellectual disabilities, irrespective of their age or sports abilities, since it ensures physical exercise and at the same time participation and social integration.
Events for Competition:
• Unified Doubles
• Unified Teams
Differences of Special Olympics Bowling: Special Olympics Bowling allows for the use of bowling ball ramps by athletes who do not have the physical ability to roll a ball with their hand or hands. Additionally, Special Olympics allows bowlers who complete at least three frames and cannot continue to receive one-tenth of their average per remaining frames toward their event score.
2017 Hall of Fame Inductee Presentaion - LABA Hall Of Fame Rusty Bryant, NLAC USBC Hall Of Fame Gary Montomery & NLAC USBC President Tish Plotkin present Charles Kenny with NLAC USBC Hall Of Fame Plaque
Thank you Tish Plotkin for serving as NLAC USBC President (2015-2017). Presented by Tom Leigh at the 2017 Officer Appreciation Luncheon at BRC Sands Bowl.
for being inducted into the 2018 California USBC Association Hall of Fame for Superior Performance
William Zuniga and Ryan Van Aalst receive their first place Doubles plaques from the 2018 CA Youth State Championships held at Keystone Lanes, Norwalk
Tom Leigh presents Ryan Ginn his 300 ring that was rolled on 4/30/18 in the Laughlin Bums League at Jewel City Bowl.
David Jaques receives his 300 ring bowled back on 6/4/18 in the River Maniacs League at Winnetka Bowl. House Rep Fran Brandt presenting.
Director Eric Ott presents 300 ring to Jonny Wolke that was rolled on 6/21/18 at Studio City Bowling League at PINZ.
House Rep Fran Brandt presents Marty Petty with 300 crystal award bowled on 5/25/18 in the TGIF League at Matador Bowl.
Stephen Sayward (300 & 800) & Tony Zuniga (300) receive their NLAC certificates with EBI Ambassador Juan Fonseca at Corbin Bowl. Games were shot during the Del Guyer Sport Trios.
Congrats to Anthony Martinez Jr for shooting 259-289-268=816 on 1/6/19 in the NLAC Ad/Jr Travel League at Matador Bowl.
NLAC President Gary Montgomery presents Bonnie Tootle at Corbin Bowl with champion plaque for Women Div. D - CUSBC 2018 Senior Tournament at Rancho Bowl in Santa Maria
Congratulations Brian Alpert - 2019 NLAC USBC Hall of Fame Superior performance inductee.
$5375 in scholarships awarded in 2019 NLAC Adult/Youth travel league
Aiden Shippy receives his 1st 200 game coin from Youth Dir. Gladys Stevenson at Valencia Lanes in the Beat the Coach league. Big 254 game bowled on 3/23/19.
Dan Reyes receives his 800 Ring (802) bowled at Santa Clarita. Presented by Chris Drew, Director.
Stan Watanabe receives his 300 ring rolled on 2/28/19 in the Thursday Strikers League at Matador Bowl. Presented by NLAC Director Mark Yokomizo.
Mark Porter receives a 300 award from the Mixed Classic league at Winnetka Bowl.
Johnny Rojas receives an 11-in-a-row award from the Mixed Classic league at Winnetka Bowl.
Tom Cowley receives an 825 award from the Mixed Classic league at Winnetka Bowl.
Youth bowler, Jeremy Tuazon receives his 300 ring bowled on 6/16/18 in the Juniors League at Jewel City Bowl. Presented by Tom Leigh, NLAC Assoc Mgr.
Chris Kenny receives his 300 ring bowled on 2/5/19 in the Tuesday Mixers League at Palmdale Vista Lanes. Presented by Earlene Young & Diane Tomerlin, Secretary