Format & Rules

Qualification

6 games (entries and re-rentries)

Desperado squad

1 game

High-Low

Every athlete can participate in a separate High-Low competition, in which the lowest and the highest scratch game in the squad is added together, to form a separate High-Low standing for the tournament. The entry fee for the High-Low competition is 10€ per squad.
Top 3 in the High-Low standing, not qualified from the general standing or from any other separate standing is qualified for the final step 1.

54 athletes will qualify for the final steps

Athletes positioned 1-9 in the general standing will qualify for final step 3
Athletes positioned 10-18 in the general standing will qualify for final step 2

A: Top 30 from the general standing
B: Top 6 from a separate standing for squad 1 to 14
C: Top 3 from a separate standing for squad 15 to 20
D: Top 3 from the High-Low standing
E: Top 3 from the separate women standing
F: Top 3 from the separate youth U19 standing
G: Top 3 from the separate seniors 50+ standing
H: Top 3 from the Desperado standing

Athletes are qualified in the order A - B - C – D - E - F - G - H

Final step 1

36 athletes will play 3 games starting from scratch
Top 27 will qualify for final step 2
Athletes not continuing will be ranked 46 - 54 according to their standing in final step 1

Final step 2

36 athletes will play 3 games starting from scratch
Top 27 will qualify for final step 3
Athletes not continuing will be ranked 37 - 45 according to their standing in final step 2

Final step 3

36 athletes will play 3 games starting from scratch
Top 18 will qualify for final step 4
Athletes not continuing will be ranked 19 - 36 according to their standing in final step 3

Final step 4

18 athletes will play 4 games with the total pinfall from final step 3 carried forward
Top 8 will qualify for final step 5
Athletes not continuing will be ranked 9 - 18 according to their standing in final step 4

Final step 5

8 athletes will play 4 games with the total pinfall from final step 4 carried forward
Top 4 will qualify for final step 6
Athletes not continuing will be ranked 5 - 8 according to their standing in final step 5

Final step 6

There will be 3 stepladder matches

Match 1

The athlete seeded 4 and the athlete seeded 3 will play a one-game match
The loser of the match will be ranked 4

Match 2

The winner of match 1 and the athlete seeded 2 will play a one-game match
The loser of the match will be ranked 3

Match 3

The winner of match 2 and the athlete seeded 1 will play a one-game match
The loser of the match will be ranked 2
The winner of the match will be ranked 1

Tournament tie rules

Qualification

The highest positioned athlete will be the athlete scoring the highest last game. If a tie still exists, the highest positioned athlete will be the athlete with the highest second last game etc.

Desperado

A tie influencing who will qualify for the first final step will be broken by playing a 9th and 10th frame roll off, repeated until the tie is broken.

The High-Low

In case of a tie, the highest positioned athlete will be the athlete with the highest position af-ter the qualification.

Final Step 1-5

Ties influencing who will qualify for the next final step will be broken by playing a 9th and 10th frame roll off, repeated until the tie is broken. In all other tie situations in step 1-5, a proce-dure similar to the procedure for the qualification will be followed.

Final step 6

In case of a tie, a one-ball roll-off on a full set of pins will be played and repeated until the tie is broken.

Tournament Commitee

  • Tournament Director
    Sven Sager
  • Communication, Check In
    Robert Seyfarth

Contact

Tournament Information

  • Tournament name
    BOWL for Fun Open
  • Category
    Open
  • Event
    Singles Mixed
  • Women handicap
    8 pins per game
  • Center
    BOWL for Fun
  • City
    Langen near Frankfurt/Main

Approval Status

  • Approved by
    HKBV, DBU, ETBF, World Bowling
  • Classification
    World Bowling Tournament
  • Open for
    Athletes from World Bowling's member federations
  • EBT Status
    EBT2020-06/Silver