21080 N Rand Road Lake Zurich Illinois 847 438 5585
CHECK IN: 8 am – 8:45 am
U12 : 4 BAGGER
U15/U18-U20 DIVISION : 6 GAME SWEEPER
If you want to bowl with your friends: Check in together for lane assignments.
ROSTER IS ON THE MAIN PAGE UNDER THE TAB: ROSTER
If you are mailing your entry, please keep in mind online entries will be in the order of received, before the mail comes every day (2pm). If we fill up before we receive your mail in entry you will be put on our online waiting list or notified and your entry will be refunded.
MAIL ENTRY FORM TO: 150 CARLETON DR S. BATTLE CREEK MICHIGAN 49017
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Check in
12:30 pm – 12:45 pm: Announcements
12:45 pm – 12:50 pm: National Anthem
12:50 pm – 1:00 pm: 10 Minutes of practice
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm: 6 games qualifying
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm: Scores verified / Jr. gold spot/SMART scholarship/Awards announced
Jr. Gold Spots/SMART Scholarships/Awards will be awarded based on the 4 – 6 Qualifying games and will be awarded after qualifying block is completed.
All bowlers are competing for SMART Scholarships, but not all bowlers will be competing for Gold Spots.
You do not need to be bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot to compete in any of our (GLJGT) tournaments-
all tournaments award SMART Scholarships and Awards to top finishers.
AGE DIVISIONS: BASED ON BIRTH DATE: ( based on a Fiscal Year not a calendar year, Aug 1 to July 31)
U12 – AUGUST 1, 2009 TO CURRENT DATE
U15 – AUGUST 1, 2006 TO JULY 31, 2009 U18 – AUGUST 1, 2003 TO JULY 31, 2006
U20 – AUGUST 1, 2001 TO JULY 31, 2003
Entry Cost breakdown:
U12: $40- 4 Games – $15.00 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $15.00 Scholar = $40 GLJGT Member Entry
U15: $50 – 6 Games – $20.00 Lineage, $10 misc./awards, $15.00 Scholar = $50 GLJGT Member Entry
U18: $50 – 6 games – $20 lineage, $10 misc./awards, $20 Scholarship = $50 GLJGT Member Entry
U20: $50 – 6 Games – $20 lineage, $10 Misc./awards, $20 Scholarship = $50 GLJGT Member Entry
GLJGT NON MEMBERS ADD $15 TO ENTRY FEE.
WALK – IN /LATE FEE: $15.00
DRESS CODE REQUIRED: SLACKS (boy/girl) / SKORTS (girls) & COLLAR SHIRT OR JERSEY
(bowling), see rules for specifics- tournament director has the right to ask you to
change into something acceptable.
NO JEANS/SHORTS/YOGA PANTS/ETC OR T-SHIRTS allowed during tournament play.
Options/Selections: GLJGT Membership – annual : $30.00
Bowlers can choose to bowl as a GLJGT MEMBER (lower entry cost + perks) or
GLJGT NON-MEMBER (higher entry cost) this season (2021-2022). This membership
is a separate cost ($30.00) and is not included in the entry fee.
This is an opportunity to become a member of Great Lakes Jr. Gold Tour
and is not to be confused with a USBC Jr. Gold Membership.
If you become a member you will be able to enter our tournaments at a lower cost.
If you bowl more than 2 tournaments then the membership will pay
for itself in savings.
We use a larger portion of the membership to add SMART
Scholarship funding to our end of the year Tune-up/Championships
in May/June 2022- TBD. We will produce a member card, and hand this to
you at the event.
Option/Selections : USBC Jr. Gold Membership – annual:
U12= $10.00 U15/U18/U20 = $30.00
Option/Selection: Are you competing for a Jr. Gold Spot?
This option tells us if you would like to compete for a Jr. Gold Spot to the National
Championships in Grand Rapids Michigan 2022 (Y) or if you are already qualified for Gold (AQ),
or if you don’t want to compete for the Jr. Gold Spot to Grand Rapids Michigan (N).
This event is a Jr. Gold Qualifier: There is a separate cost for the option to bowl for a
Jr. Gold Spot and is not included with your entry fee:
U12 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$25.00
U15 Jr. Gold option 1:5 ratio-$30.00
U18 Jr. Gold option 1:6 ratio-$33.50
U20 Jr. Gold option 1:4 ratio-$50.00
Note: you do not need to bowl for a gold spot in any of our tournaments
to compete for Scholarship and awards only.
Our tournaments are open to any bowlers who want to compete with or
without bowling for a Jr. Gold Spot.
COVID – 19 : Our guidelines can be found on our home page under the
Keep in mind once you win your Jr. Gold Spot your entry fee will be lower.
It always seems to be more expensive for the first few tournaments since you
are paying for memberships and to Bowl for Gold.