NTS Policy


National Training Squad athletes have the ability to be selected to represent Australia at a variety of International Events. 

Athletes accepted into the NTS will remain a member of the squad until the 31st December in the year they are selected.

For more detailed information regarding the National Training Squad please read the information below or click the link below for the current NTS Policy:

National Training Squad Policy

updated December 2018



TBA will invite all Silver level TBA members, who fit into at least one of the below criteria, to apply:

  1. In each year, all current Australian team representatives (including Asian Championships, Commonwealth Tenpin Bowling Championships, Men, Women and Senior World Championships, Asian & World Youth Championships, Asian Schools and QubicaAMF World Cup)

  2. The top 20 ranked bowlers in the Adult, Female, Youth (Male and Female), Senior (Male and Female) and Junior (Male and Female) Divisions in the final rankings results from the preceding year.  The top 10 ranked bowlers in the Grand Senior (Male and Female) in the final rankings results from the preceding year. *

  3. In each year, members of the respective All Star teams from Rachuig, Youth Team Challenge, Seniors Challenge and Presidentís Shield
  4. Male and Female winners of the following events:
    a. Australian Masters
    b. TBA National Youth Cup
    c. TBA Australian Junior Masters
    d. TBA National Seniors Cup

    * Rankings eligibility dates are subject to change to suit additional intake dates. These will be published on the TBA website when applicable.