The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) published an audit report showing the United States Bowling Congress is fully compliant with the USOPC’s 2019 Compliance Checklist.
The USOPC 2019 Compliance Checklist reported USBC policies were compliant in the areas of governance/managerial, financial capability, due process and athlete representation, and anti-doping. The audit, which had 27 questions related to the four areas, was conducted by the USOPC Audit and Organizational Advancement Team.
USOPC stated, “There were no deficiencies found and USBC is fully compliant with the USOPC’s 2019 Compliance Checklist.”
Pursuant to the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act, member National Governing Bodies (NGBs) have agreed to comply with all conditions of membership as set forth by the USOPC’s bylaws and policies. To ensure these policies are met, the USOPC conducts reviews and produces compliance checklist reports for all NGBs on an annual basis.
The USOPC 2019 Compliance Checklist report will be presented to the USOPC Athlete and NGB Engagement Committee.
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United States Bowling Congress - The United States Bowling Congress serves as the national governing body of bowling as recognized by the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC). USBC conducts championship events nationwide including the largest participation sporting events in the world – the USBC Open and Women's Championships – and professional events such as the USBC Masters and USBC Queens.
Founded in 1895, today USBC and its 1,638 state and local associations proudly serve more than a million members. USBC is headquartered in Arlington, Texas, working toward a future for the sport. The online home for USBC is BOWL.com.