61st Annual Beat the Champs Contest

Sponsored by:

Storm Bowling and the Illinois State BPA

We are extremely excited to announce that Chicagoland BPA is partnering with Storm Bowling as title sponsor for bowling’s longest running tournament and charity event, the BEAT THE CHAMPS CONTEST. As part of this new partnership, the tournament will expand its reach, by including a youth division bowling to “Beat the Champs” with scholarship prizes.

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Youth Division

Our new youth division will be available to all participating ISBPA member centers and it gurantees $4,000 in SMART money for youth finalist bowlers!

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Same Great Prizes

Our first place winners from the mens and womens divisions will now take home a grand total of $10,000 each!

Target Show Live Stream

January 2024 Location TBD

Open To The Public

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Our target show viewers may watch the live-stream, see the recording after the fact right here on beatthechamps.com or come visit us in person! Yes that's right this target show is open to the public!

Adult Leagues that enter at 100% entry automatically advance someone from their league. If the Adult Division Champions come from a 100% entry league, the league will be awarded a $500 bonus for their league’s prize fund.

For just $7.00 you get a shot at winning all kinds of fantastic prizes, including $10,000 cash! Only $5.00 per bowler if your league participates 100%!

All charitable donations are made to local organizations that are hand picked by our participating member centers.