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Hundreds of rules for the sport of bowling are the responsibility of the United States Bowling Congress.

Tournament Certification

Certifying your USBC tournament has never been easier. Complete the certification process online and save time and paperwork.

Guide to League Issues

Audits, Absenteeism, Center Closings, Pre/Post Bowling, Prize Lists, Substitutes/New Bowlers, Protests, Playoff/Withdrawl Factoids...


USBC members may submit written amendment proposals to USBC rules and bylaws to USBC by September 1.

League Rules

League Rules Information.

League resources

The tools you need for your league: league officers, meetings, finances, and scheduling.

League Secretary

Resources for the League Secretary.

League Treasurer

Resources for the League Treasurer.

League Finances

Resources related to League Finances.

League Meetings

Resources related to League Meetings.


The USBC has a national network of about 35,000 volunteers who manage more than 3,100 USBC local and state associations across the country.

Equipment Specifications

The Equipment Specifications and Certification Manual addresses all bowling equipment that may be used in USBC competition.  

League Officer Certification

The USBC Officer Certification Program teaches current and future league officers...