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World Bowling

Uniting the Global Game

World Bowling is recognized by the International Olympic Committee as the world governing body for the sport of Bowling. World Bowling was originally founded in 1952 as the International Bowling Association in order to foster worldwide interest in amateur tenpin and ninepin bowling, as well as international competition by encouraging world and zone tournaments and other events between bowlers of different countries. World Bowling is autonomous in administering the sport and is responsible to promote the development of bowling throughout the world, promote the Olympic movement, contribute to the achievement of the goals set forth in the Olympic Charter, establish rules for the uniform practice of bowling throughout the world, and ensure that official bowling activities meet the requirements of the Olympic Charter.


Thomas Larsen shoots 1473 series to win qualifying in Chandra Open 2014 -

Thomas Larsen (pictured left) averaged 245.50 in the penultimate squad en route to win the qualifying of the Chandra Open 2014 Saturday evening at Chandra Bowling in Nieuwegein, Netherlands. The Dane, who has four European Bowling Tour along with two PBA International titles, led the 131 players, 118 men and 13 women, from 13 countries […]

PBA Network launch provides PBA access to bowling fans around the world -

The Professional Bowlers Association has announced the launch of the PBA Network, a multi-platform media umbrella built for fans and highlighted by televised and digital event coverage of the best players in the world competing for the most coveted titles in the sport. Through the PBA Network, fans will have unprecedented access to the PBA […]

Dutch Jeroen van Geel holds on to the qualifying lead in Chandra Open 2014 -

Dutchman Jeroen van Geel, who averaged 235.17 for six games in the first of 13 squads, continued to lead the Chandra Open 2014 as qualifying has surpassed the halfway mark at Chandra Bowling in Nieuwegein, Netherlands.Cassie and Dominic Barrett (pictured left) led the seventh squad (squads 5 & 6 have been cancelled) on Thursday evening […]

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