Format

Qualification
6 games (entries and re-entries)

32 players will qualify for the final steps
A: 6 players from a separate standing in squad 1-6
B: 26 players from the general standing including results from all qualification


Final step 1 - quarterfinal
32 players will play 4 games with 50% of the pin fall from the qualification, top 16 will qualify for the final step 2

Final step 2 - semifinal
16 players will play 3 games from scratch, top 8 will qualify for the final step 3

Final step 3 - final
8 players will play 2 games with 100% of the pin fall from the semifinal

Lane assignments and lane movements

Lane draws – done by the organizer

Movement method - qualification and quarterfinal whitout movement, semifinal - all players move right after each game, final – first game on lanes 3-4 and 7-8, second game on lanes 1-2 and 5-6.

 Handicaps

Juniors to 15 years – 8 pins, unregistered women – 12 pins, unregistered men  - 10 pins per game, the player can use only one of the allocated handicaps.




 

Unregistered player - never been registered in any bowling federation or association.

Tie rules for qualification - the higher ranked player will be the player with higest game. If a tie still exists, the higher ranked player will be the player with higher first game.

Tie rules for quarterfinal, semifinal, final  - the higher ranked player will be the player with higher position after qualification