Harvey Zimberg


Harvey Zimberg

Meritorious Service

League Activity

Harvey Zimberg served as President, Vice President, Secretary and/or Treasurer of the following leagues:

Chateau Mixed Fours
Greater Winnipeg Classic
Keystone Men
Winnipeg Caterers
Winnipeg Commercial
Winnipeg Masters

Winnipeg Bowling Association

  • Harvey served as Director, Vice President, President and Past President.
  • During this period, he aided in the production of the first average books.  This included preparing camera-ready material for the advertisement in the books and getting computer printouts of the averages properly compiled for printing.
  • As a member of the By-Law Committee, he performed major revisions of the WBA By-Laws.
  • He served as the photographer for WBA, taking photos of the winner of various WBA tournaments.
  • Harvey was elected as a life member of the WBA in 1979.

Manitoba Provincial Junior Bowling Association

  • Harvey was a member of the MPJBA Board of Directors when he was coaching in the junior program at Northgate Bowl in the early 1970’s.
  • Harvey was a member of the Hosting Committee for the first National Junior Championships in 1984 that were held at Northgate Bowl for which he was responsible for providing computerized results for this event and again in 1989 for the second National Junior Championships that were held in Winnipeg.

Manitoba Provincial Tenpin Bowing Association

1976                -Director

1977                -Vice President

1979                -President

1987                -President

1995-2003       -Secretary/Treasurer (Executive Director)

2003-Present   -Director

Director Duties

1980                By-Law Committee

1980                Developed Bowler of the Year Process & Criteria

1980                Harvey was elected as a life member

1984                Chairperson of Bowler of the Year Committee

1984                Assistant to CTF Director

1989                CTF Director

1996-2000       Bingo Coordinator

Manitoba Tenpin Federation

1988-2001       Board Member

1992-93           2nd Vice President

1993                MTF Volunteer of the Year

Manitoba Bowling Council

  • Represented MPTBA and CTF at the MBC meetings since 1990.
  • Served one term as President of MBC

CTF Provincial

1993    Co-Chair of the CTF Regular Division National Championship

CTF National

1989-2003       Board Member duties including:

  • Chairperson of National Team Development Committee
  • Assisted in the development of the CTF Hall of Fame
  • Chairperson of the CTF Hall of Fame
  • Communications System Administrator
  • National Tournament Director for Team Trials & National Championships
  • Tournament Committee
  • Assisted in developing a league to International level officials certification program (only such system in existence for FIQ officials)
  • Chairperson of Officials Development Committee
  • Executive Director Selection Committee Member


  • Fully certified NCCP Level II coach
  • 1970’s coach for Northgate Lanes Junior program
  • Provincial Team Coach on several occasions
  • Coach/Manager for three Senior Adult Provincial Teams to ABC/WIBC National Senior Championships.



American Zone Championships (Winnipeg).
Assisted in preparing first ever computer results for an FIQ event.


World Championships (Reno, Nevada)  Official for the Day


World Tenpin Bowling Association Congress (Reno, Nevada)
CTF Alternate delegate


Pan Am Games (Winnipeg)
Chairperson for the Results Committee


FIQ and World Tenpin Bowling Association Congress (Aalborg, Denmark)CTF Delegate

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