Saludos amigos! Greetings from the magnificent city of Barcelona where the 34th Ciutat de Barcelona will take place, running Tuesday July 17 thru July 22 at the delightful 14-lane Bowling Pedralbes, located in the heart of the city and in the shadow of arguably the finest soccer stadium in the world, Barcelona FC's Camp Nou. There is a handsome first place prize of €12,000 awaiting the ultimate champion who will have earned his or her bounty by ousting all competition in the stepladder final, due to be screened on Eurosport 2.
Around 150 competitors are expected on the entry list with a field featuring such international stars as Osku Palermaa, Dominic Barrett, Stuart Williams and Brian Voss, all with PBA titles and aiming for a good slice of the 60,000 euro prize fund. Full tournament details on www.fcbb.cat and live coverage throughout the event on www.bowlersjournal.com. The final will be web streamed live at 18:15 CET on Sunday, July 22 through www.fcbb.cat. Check the website for updated information. It will also be shown live on satellite channel Eurosport 2.