A very special event is planned for Saturday, Nov. 9, at Coz’s Sports Bar and Bowl. Famous Team USA bowler, John Janawicz will be present for a “Meet and Greet” session that day at 3:30. Autographs and photos will be available for a donation to Special STARS. There will be an opportunity to win Janawicz’s Team USA shirt from a World Tenpin Bowling Association Championship.
Janawicz won a Silver Medal (team) and Bronze Medal (doubles) at the 2013 WTBA world championship and a Gold medal at the 2012 PABCON Championship. He is a five-time Florida State Bowling Association State Tournament finalist and a member of the Florida State Bowling Hall of Fame.
Janawicz’s visit to Lake Placid headlines a Cosmic 9 Pin No Tap Tournament being held Saturday, Nov. 9, at Coz’s, called “Bowling With The Special Stars.” Registration for the event begins at 3:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per person or $100 for a four-person team. Each team will bowl with one Special STARS athlete. Neon T-shirts are $8 each for early registration turned in by Nov. 1.
The tournament directly benefits The Special STARS organization which, in turn, benefits persons with developmental handicaps.
For more information, contact the Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce at 863-465-4331.