Special Olympics’ bowling facts and figures:
Over 5,000 athletes are registered in tenpin bowling programs across the country.
Over 14,000 athletes are registered in fivepin bowling programs across the country.
Eighty per cent of the registered tenpin bowlers come from Ontario and Quebec.
Fivepin bowling is the second-most popular sport in Special Olympics across the country, just 100 registrants shy of the most popular sport – athletics.
Source: Special Olympics Canada.