56 boys, 40 girls and 28 officials have been entered and confirmed during the team managers meeting held at the official Evergreen Laurel Hotel in downtown Taichung. Australia, Singapore and host, Chinese Taipei have two full teams of four boys and four girls.
Japan and Macau have one team of four boys and four girls while Hong Kong and Saudi Arabia have fielded two boys team each. Team officials, who attended the meeting, chaired by tournament director, Dr Danny Santos finalised their teams line up.
Mr Wu Fu-Lung, President of the Chinese Taipei Bowling Association, welcomed all officials on behalf of the tournament committee and thanked the teams for their support in sending teams to this championships, hosted for the first time in Taiwan and supported by Taichung City Government.
Four events will be contested comprising of Singles, Doubles, Team of Four and Masters. The top 16 boys and top 16 girls in the All Events standings after 18 games played will qualify for the Round-Robin Matchplay Masters finals to be held over two blocks of eight games each.