CAMPBELL RIVER, BC – Campbell River will play host to bowling heavyweights in the next few weeks.
CR Bowling and Billiards will be hosting the ten pin provincial championships on May 2nd to 5th. The national bowling championships will be coming on November 14th to 22nd.
According to a news release, Campbell River was chosen for a few reasons, including the upgraded facilities.
Brooke Rodgers, works at CR Bowling, and said that it had been a few years since the championships were held in Campbell River.
Rodgers added that the players come from all over the province, with most of them coming from all over Vancouver Island and of course, Campbell River.
“A lot of them come from Nanaimo and Duncan… most of the tournaments held, there’s a big showing (from) Campbell River,” Rodgers said.
Players will compete in men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles, mixed doubles, as well as team events. For more information, visit the CR Bowling and Billiards site.