Please be advised of the following updates to C5PBA National Events and M5PBA Events

C5PBA Youth Challenge - Postponed
C5PBA Inter-provincial Challenge - Postponed

M5PBA 2 Legit to Split Fundraiser - Postponed

The M5PBA has tentatively moved the 2020 Open Provincial Championships in Minnedosa from Easter Weekend to May Long Weekend.

As so much remains unknown at this time, more information about this event, as well as C5PBA National Championship plans, will be communicated in the upcoming weeks.

Regarding the Spring Cash Draw, should the Open be cancelled altogether, we plan to make the draws at our AGM. Regardless, we encourage no sales of tickets after the Easter weekend date.

Please visit our website or Facebook Page for the most timely updates.

Welcome to the Online Home of the Manitoba 5 Pin Bowlers' Association

Established in 1972, the Manitoba 5 Pin Bowlers' Association is the Sport Governing Body for 5 Pin Bowling in Manitoba.
We offer programs for bowlers of all abilities.

Become an M5PBA member and get the opportunity to bowl in a variety of member-only tournaments. The C5PBA and M5PBA hold tournaments for all ages and average categories, including those going to a national level.
Youth Challenge
MB 220
MB Open
High Low Doubles
Play It By Email

Coaching and Officials

The Manitoba 5 Pin Bowlers' Association is responsible for delivering the technical programs on behalf of the Canadian 5 Pin Bowlers' Association in the province, including the Coaching Association of Canada Community Coach and Competitive Coach clinics, as well as Officials courses and Lane Certification program. All clinics will be offered as the need arises.

For more information on upcoming clinics or courses or to request a course, please contact M5PBA Technical Director Bob Wilson
Next Clinic

The Manitoba 5 Pin Bowlers' Association will be hosting a Community Coach clinic at Carberry Lanes on Dec 15th beginning at 10:00 am.
The cost of the one day clinic is $60/person. Interested parties can contact Bob at [email protected] or by phone at 204-745-0059 or through Sylvia at Carberry Lanes [email protected] or 204-841-1063​

The registration and payment deadline is November 15th
Please watch the M5 website and Facebook page for updates.​

A prerequisite for this clinic is the Commit to Kids online training program available at
The cost of the 2 hr. Commit to Kids program is $12.

As the Sport Governing Body for 5 Pin Bowling in Manitoba, the M5PBA offers programs for bowlers of all ages and abilities.

Many of our events advance athletes to National
Championships, where Manitobans compete against the rest of Canada for fun and healthy competition.

We are currently seeking Sponsor Partners that would like to reach our membership across Manitoba, and bowlers from across Canada. Both Event Title Sponsorship and National Contingent Jersey Sponsorships are available.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, or to obtain our sponsorship packages, please contact M5PBA Marketing
Co-ordinator Laura Tycoles.
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Affiliated Zones
Central Manitoba
Consisting of all associations in south and central Manitoba, west of Winnipeg, bounded by the Northern Manitoba Border, Saskatchewan border and a line drawn from North to South, west of Winnipeg, excluding Westman and Winnipeg zones and including Swan River, Birch River, Benito, Gilbert Plains, Dauphin, Russell, Elphinstone, Ericson, Plumas, Minnedosa, Neepawa, Portage la Prairie, Treherne, Carman, Pilot Mound, Rapid City, Rivers, and Thompson.
Bounded on the east by PTH 5; west to the Saskatchewan border; south to the United States border and North to the 50th parallel (Highway 25) to meet PTH 5 and including Brandon, Carberry, Glenboro, Melita, Ninette, Boissevain, Killarney and Shilo.
Bounded by a line drawn from South of the 53rd parallel to the United States border and east to the Ontario Border and including Winnipeg, Pine Falls, Gimli, Stonewall, Selkirk and Beausejour.