BOWLING’S UV ERA COMES TO AN END (MOSTLY)
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by editorbcm
2d ago
The United States Bowling Congress will no longer require UV content as a mandatory additive in USBC-approved lane oils but will continue to use lane oil with the UV additive for its championship tournaments. The decision comes after USBC received comments from lane oil manufacturers Brunswick and Kegel supporting the change ..read more
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USBC LAUNCHES COACH+ PROGRAM
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by editorbcm
4d ago
The United States Bowling Congress has launched an enhanced coaching membership product called Coach+. It’s available to USBC-trained coaches who have achieved Bronze status or higher and includes a bundle of USBC media products in the membership. Coaches enrolled in Coach+ will receive personalized coaching pages on Bowl.com, access to members-only marketing materials such as custom business card and clinic flyer templates, and one-year subscriptions to Bowlers Journal International magazine and the BowlTV streaming service ..read more
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BOWLING IS A HIT WITH NASCAR FANS IN PHOENIX
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by editorbcm
5d ago
Go Bowling’s expanded relationship with NASCAR proved to be a big hit on multiple platforms as bowling’s consumer-facing brand teamed with the Professional Bowlers Association for a two-hour telecast on FS1 and multiple activations at the Phoenix International Raceway on the weekend of March 10-12. The Go Bowling PBA NASCAR Invitational brought together pro bowlers, NASCAR drivers (including Aric Almirola, driver of the No. 10 Go Bowling Ford Mustang) and country music singer Jimmie Allen for two hours of fun bowling competition. The telecast emanated from The Barn at the raceway, in which Qub ..read more
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HOW BETTS AND ALLEN FARED AT THE U.S. OPEN
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by editorbcm
5d ago
The BPAA awarded Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts an exemption into the main field at the 2023 U.S. Open, which was contested at Royal Pin Woodland (formerly Woodland Bowl) in Indianapolis, Jan. 29-Feb. 5. Country music star Jimmie Allen participated in the event’s pre-tournament qualifier after being forced to decline his exemption in order to perform at the Grammy Awards telecast on Feb. 1. Betts was in 61st place (tied with Jason Belmonte) after the first round of qualifying, dropped to 106th after the second round, and ultimately finished 98th. Allen said that his goals in the P ..read more
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WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIPS MOVED FROM CINCINNATI TO RENO
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by editorbcm
5d ago
The 2024 USBC Women’s Championships is being moved from Cincinnati to Reno, Nev. Cincinnati now is scheduled to host the event in 2027 at Western Bowl. “We have some exciting renovation plans in the works to take Western Bowl to the next level as a premier tournament destination,” said Strike and Spare Family Entertainment Centers Operations Manager Ron Schmittou. “In order to accommodate our existing business, Hoinke Tournament and the renovation schedule, the best option was for Western Bowl to shift hosting the USBC Women’s Championships to 2027. This change will allow us to provide the bes ..read more
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PRO-TURNED-PROPRIETOR ROBINSON PASSES AWAY
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by editorbcm
5d ago
Jay Robinson passed away on March 5 following a two-decade struggle with myasthenia gravis and lupus. He was 79. While Robinson enjoyed success on the PBA Tour, making it to the winner’s circle on three occasions, he also left a lot of 10-pins before Walter Ray Williams Jr. made the practice fashionable. Adding to his frustration was the fact that he really would have preferred to be home, running a bowling center with his wife. As Robinson said in an April 1981 Bowlers Journal feature, “If I could find the right center to buy, I’d be off the tour in a second.” That opportunity did not present ..read more
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Products & Services – March 2023
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by bcmdesign
2w ago
SCARB ENTERPRISES Raceway Alley, a new bowling adventure game, is now available from Scarb Enterprises. Players barrel down straightaways and hit turns just right to edge ahead of their opponents. The gameplay challenges one’s shot-making and adaptability as they race toward the finish line, striving to stay ahead of the competition. A single pin could prove the difference between victory and defeat in Raceway Alley. MORE: scarbenterprises.com BRUNSWICK BOWLING Centers can manage labor challenges, improve operational efficiency and enhance the guest experience with Brunswick’s Sync cente ..read more
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Products & Services – February 2023
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by bcmdesign
2w ago
OMEGA CARPET Get your heart going with one of Omega Carpet’s pattern designs shown here. Both Pulse Bowl and Watch Your Step are guaranteed to excite a center’s customers. Contact Omega for more information or to request samples. MORE: omegapatternworks.com VENUE INDUSTRIES Venue Industries has built custom booths and banquettes for more than 10 years. High-quality materials and good design create a durable product, and Venue’s booths and banquettes always come with a seven-year structural warranty. The furniture designs are space efficient, budget friendly and group oriented. Propr ..read more
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