2014 National ACRY Bowling Tournament - May 23-26, 2014

Chapter #34 of Elizabeth, New Jersey is pleased to be the host for the 2014 66th Metropolitan Orestes Memorial Bowling Tournament. Come join them for an enjoyable weekend of bowling, Christian Fellowship and worship! 

Sign up today!   All pertinent information is provided below!

Download Weekend Schedule (PDF Format)

Download Driving Directions (PDF Format) Coming soon!

Hotel Reservations

Hotel reservations can be made through the Elizabeth chapter by filling out the reservation card below and sending payment in full via check to avoid paying NJ sales tax. The hotel headquarters is the Woodbridge Hilton and room rates are $116 a night. The Woodbridge Hilton is located directly off the Garden State Parkway and NJ Turnpike. It is 20 minutes from Newark Airport.

For more information on the Woodbridge Hilton, check out their website at: www.hiltonwoodbridge.com.

The deadline for reservations is April 30, 2014.

Download Reservation Card  (PDF Format)

Meal Reservations

Our meal venues will be split between the Woodbridge Hilton and in Elizabeth, NJ. Our Saturday night meal will be held at St. George’s Serbian Orthodox Hall located right next door to our own St. Nicholas Church in Elizabeth, NJ. A buffet style meal will be served and then you are all invited to join us in some boardwalk fun. The night will feature “dessert” booths – fun foods featured on our NJ boardwalks as well as boardwalk games. Dress is casual.

The Meal package includes Buffet Dinner on Saturday evening, Breakfast  following the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy and the Sunday Grand Banquet which will be held at the Woodbridge Hilton.

Please note that while the host chapter will offer a hospitality room on Friday night, they are only able to provide light snacks and finger foods as according to hotel policy they are not able to bring in food.  Woodbridge & Menlo Park Malls along with many other local & chain restaurants are very close by for those seeking a dinner type meal.


Meal package costs are: $95 for Seniors, $85 for Juniors and $40 for those 4-10. Children under 3 are free. National Senior Officers: $45.00 and National Junior Officers: $40.00.

The Sunday meal choice is Grilled Fillet Mignon or Chicken Francaise. Individual meal prices are also available and are located on the meal order form.

Bowlers must purchase all meals on the day they bowl.

Meal Reservation Deadline:  Wed April 30, 2014

Download Meal Reservation Form (PDF Format)

Meal Total Form  (PDF Format)

Bowling Information 

Woodbridge Lanes located on Main Street in Woodbridge, NJ and less than a 10 minute drive from the Hotel will be the site of our bowling competition. The registration fee per person for each event is $13. Bumper bowling will be offered Saturday and Sunday Afternoons.

Events include:

Senior:  Men and Women Teams, Men and Women Singles, Men and Women Doubles, Mixed Doubles.
Junior:  Boys and Girls Singles, Boys and Girls Doubles, Mixed Doubles.


Sat AM - Senior Team, Junior Mixed Doubles
Sat Afternoon - Senior Doubles, Senior Mixed Doubles, Junior Doubles
Sun Afternoon - Senior and Junior Singles

ACRY averages will be used or 160 for men and 140 for women for those without an established average.

Note: Anyone is welcome to bowl, need not be ACRY members.  However bowlers must purchase all meals on the day they bowl.

Bowling Forms

Download Bowling Forms (PDF Format)  which includes pricing information. 


Senior Team - Men
Senior Team - Women
Senior Doubles - Men
Senior Doubles - Women
Senior Mixed Doubles
Senior Singles - Men
Senior Singles - Woman


Junior Doubles - Boys
Junior Doubles - Girls
Junior Mixed Doubles
Junior Singles - Boys
Junior Singles - Girls

Deadline to Register For Bowling: Wed April 30, 2014

Parental Consent Form

Junior ACRY members and those attending the tournament ages 8-18 must return a signed parental consent form to the National Senior ACRY Vice-President, Rachel Pribish prior to arriving in order to attend, bowl or participate in any weekend activity.

Download Parental Consent Form (Main) PDF Format
Download Parental Consent Form  1 of 2 (PDF Format)
Download Parental Consent Form  2 of 2 (PDF Format)

Program Book Advertisements, Patrons and Memorials

A commemorative booklet will be put together for the event. Ad rates are: $100 Full page, $60 Half page, and $40 for Quarter page ad. Patrons are $5 and Boosters are $2.

Ads can be mailed in or sent to Adam Rogers via PDF at adam@arog.net 

Download Advertisement Forms (PDF Format)

Download Ad Book Informational Letter  (PDF Format)

Deadline For Program Book Submissions: Wed April 30, 2014

Sunday Hierarchical Liturgy

Sunday Hierarchical Divine Liturgy will be held at St. Nicholas in Elizabeth (the church is not air conditioned – plan accordingly) while the Sunday breakfast will be held in our church hall. A delicious breakfast will be prepared by Pani Pribish and her kitchen crew.

Further Information/Questions

For further information or assistance do not hesitate to contact Rachel Pribish rprib89@yahoo.com or Johannah Rogers johannahrogers@ymail.com You may also contact the church office at (908) 354-1384.