TBA50 NATIONAL TEAMS CHALLENGE

One of the most anticipated highlights of the championships is the electrifying TBA50 Teams Challenge. Returning to a more traditional format, this gripping competition brings together state, territory, and regional representatives to engage in a fierce battle of singles, doubles, and team competitions.

The lanes will sizzle as the finest teams from each corner of Australia and New Zealand vie for the title of the ultimate TBA50 team of 2023.

Read more about the National Teams Challenge set to take place at the 2023 TBA50 National Championships by clicking the button “Guide to the Event” on the homepage.

TBA50 TEAMS CHALLENGE VENUES & WINNERS

YearStateVenueMaleFemaleOverall
2007VICOZ TenpinACTNZQLD
2008ACTCanberra International BowlQLD INVQLD INVQLD INV
2009QLDAMF Mt GravattACTSANZ
2010NSWAMF Rooty Hill RSLVICVICVIC
2011NSWAMF Rooty Hill RSLSANSWSA
2012NSWAMF Rooty Hill RSLNSWVICVIC
2013QLDKirwan Tenpin & SquashVICVICVIC
2014NSWTenpin CityNZVICNZ
2015NSWTenpin CityWAVICWA
2016NSWTenpin CityNSWVICNSW
2017VICWyncity Bowl & EntertainmentNZACTNZ
2018VICOz Tenpin Chirnside ParkACTVICVIC
2019NSWZone Bowling Rooty HillATBSOVICQLD
2021TASZone Bowling MoonahTASSASA
2022VICWyncity Keon ParkQLD 1VIC 1Wodonga Wizards Inv Team
Prior to 2021, the event was formally known as the TBA Senior Challenge.

TBA50 TEAM CHALLENGE RECORDS

MALE

EventEst.MenTeamScore
Singles2015Roy AndrewsNT1528
Doubles2015Bob Whybrow / Jim BakirtzidisNSW2893
Teams2015Bob Cohen / Paul Terry / Steve Lenton / Steven SmithWA5336
All Events2015Bob WhybrowNSW4201
High Game2018Chris KirwinNT300
2019Jim KarakostasATBSO300
2021Wayne SmithWA300
2022Robbie DouglasACT300

FEMALE

EventEst.WomenTeamScore
Singles2014Jeanette BakerVIC1371
Doubles2014Jeanette Baker / Kerry KennedyVIC2636
Teams2014Jeanette Baker / Kerry Kennedy / Christene Webster / Jill MorrisVIC4684
All Events2014Jeanette BakerVIC4033
High Game2022Lee BoothVIC290
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