5-Pin Bowling



5-PIN LEAD - DAVE MCQUAIDE  dmcquaide@yahoo.com

Volunteers and Coaches are still needed, Contact Kelsey, Volunteer Coordinator  bqw.volunteers@specialolympicsontario.ca or send a message through the Contact Form

about 5-pin bowling

5-pin Bowling is a competitive sport in which a player (the "bowler") rolls a bowling ball down a wooden or synthetic lane with the objective of scoring points by knocking down as many pins as possible.

Sport Status

5-Pin is recognized Provincially and Nationally as a Special Olympics sport. Athletes can compete in club level matches right up to SOC National Games.

Sport Season

5-Pin is a Winter sport for SOO, the season usually runs from October to May.

Athlete to Coach Ratios

The ratios are minimum athlete to coach requirements for not only Conference competitions, Provincial, and National Games, but for all Special Olympics Ontario competitions and practices. They ensure that athletes are safe and supervised at all times.

Athlete/Coach Ratio 5 Pin Bowling  ( 5:1 )


previous seasons

2022 photos coming soon