Could air travel issues hit 2021 USBC Open Championships, Women’s Championships?
JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Thursday, August 20, 2020 9:45 am
The National Bowling Stadium in Reno after its 2019 remodeling. The 2020 USBC Open Championships were scheduled for the Stadium, but canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Photo by Jay Kersting.
Complaints about the cost and hassle in having to fly to Nevada for the USBC Open Championships and Women’s Championships have been around for years.
Starting in 2007, the Open Championships have been to Reno six times, Las Vegas three times, and other states four times, with only two of those east of the Mississippi River. And the next four and six of the next seven Open Championships are scheduled for either Las Vegas or Reno.
Starting in 2012, the Women’s Championships have...