World Championships

WTBA conducts the following championship events for its member federations. View past results. Make a payment.


World Single Championships – men and women

Once every fourth year

Next time December 2 – 9, 2016 in Doha, Qatar and preliminary 2020 in Tokyo, Japan

2016 WSC website

2016 WSC Bulletin 1 (PDF)

2016 WSC Bulletin 2 (PDF)

2016 WSC Bulletin 3 (PDF)

2016 WSC Entrance Forms (PDF)

2016 WSC Entrance Forms (DOCX)

Travel Visas

Qatar has visitor travel arrangements with 33 countries (see link below), so for many tourists a visa will be issued on arrival. For those whose country is not on the list, a visa should be applied for ahead of your visit.

Qatar visa information

Email Contact: qatarbowlingfederation@gmail.com


World Youth Championship Bowling Logo

World Tenpin Bowling Youth Championships

Once every second year
Last time 2014 in Hong Kong
Last time 24 July – 3 August, 2016 in Sun Valley Lanes , Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

2016 WYC website

2016 WYC Bulletin 3 (PDF)

2016 WYC Bulletin 2 (PDF)

2016 WYC Bulletin 1 (PDF)

2016 WYC Entrance Forms (To electronically fill in these forms, download and view them within the free Adobe Acrobat Reader).

2018 WYC will be held in Detroit, USA – Dates TBD


Womens Bowling Championship Logo

World Tenpin Bowling Championships for Women

Once every fourth year
Last time 5 – 14 December, 2015 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Next time 2019 at South Point, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA – Dates TBD

2015 WWC website


World Championships – men and women

Once every fourth year. 36 men and 36 women teams qualify from the zones.
Last time 2013 in Henderson, Nevada, USA.
Next time December 4 – 18, 2017 in Kuwait


World Tenpin Bowling Championships for Men

Once every fourth year
Last time 4 – 15 December 2014 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Next time August 14 – 25, 2018 In Hong Kong

Results 2014 
Video Highlights from 2014 WMC

Participants 2014


World Senior Championships – men and women

Once every second year
Last time 23 – 30 August, 2015 in Sam’s Town, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
and next times 2017 in Munich (Unterfuring), Germany and
2019 at South Point, Las Vegas, NevadaUSA – Dates TBD

2015 WSrC website


World Bowling Tour Logo

World Bowling Tour

Every year
Schedule


World Games

Once every fourth year
Next time July 20 – 30, 2017 in Wroclaw, Poland