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MEN’S DOUBLES ON THE FOURTH AND FINAL DAY FOR BOWLING AT THE WORLD GAMES 2017

July 24, 2017 : 5:43 am

In the bronze medal match, Michael Mak and Siu Hong Wu of Hong Kong beat Mexico’s Ricardo Lecuona Arturo Quintero in a match which saw Hong Kong take 1003 to Mexico’s 948.  Hong who was a silver medal winner in the singles event at The World Games in 2009 said of this win “It is […]


LAURA BEUTHNER WINS THE FIRST BOWLING GOLD MEDAL OF THE WORLD GAMES 2017

July 21, 2017 : 12:37 pm

WROCLAW, July 21st  – Laura Beuthner from Germany takes home the gold medal in the Women’s Singles event today for what marked the first of four medal events for bowling at The World Games 2017.  It was an incredible show of action for the first day of competition with a star studded finals match between USA’s Kelly […]


COUNTDOWN TO THE WORLD GAMES 2017

July 17, 2017 : 1:14 pm

LAUSANNE, July 17th – The World Games 2017 is around the corner! The 10th edition of the Games will be held in Wroclaw, Poland, 20–30 July 2017. More than 3,000 athletes from 31 sports and 111 countries will take part in the biggest sport event ever staged in Poland, under the patronage of the IOC.  […]


WORLD BOWLING FEATURES ON TOP TEN LIST IN SPORTCAL’S SOCIAL MEDIA INDEX

June 20, 2017 : 4:00 am

  LAUSANNE, June 20th – World Bowling was featured on multiple lists ranking the top ten sports organisations and selected sporting events in Sportcal’s Social Media Index for 2017. World Bowling was recorded as having one of the top percentage growths on Facebook, Youtube and Instagram. The Index, which analyses social media accounts of the top sports […]


WORLD BOWLING TOUR 2017 STOPS ANNOUNCED

February 8, 2017 : 4:39 am

LAUSANNE, February 8 – The World Bowling Tour (WBT) 2017 will begin in Munich in March and is set to hit nine stops spanning across five territories in 2017. The 2017 stops are as follows: March 18-26  Brunswick Euro Challenge  Munich, Germany June 26 – July 2  Oklahoma Open  Oklahoma, USA August 14 – 27  Lucky […]


SLOVAKIA’S VRABED LEADS THE PACK AFTER DAY ONE

December 4, 2016 : 11:45 am

DOHA, December 4 – European Youth Championships silver medallist, Tomas Vrabed of Slovakia surprised a strong field to take top spot of the Men’s first block qualifying rounds at the World Singles Championship 2016 with an average (avg) of 238.95.  Christopher Via from the USA finished second on an avg. of 236 and Malaysia’s Rafiq […]


Top Youths of the World Meet for Championships

July 26, 2016 : 8:40 am

26th July, Lincoln, Nebraska: 206 youths from 37 countries from around the world marched past in front of a packed crowd at the Sun Valley Lanes during the opening ceremony of the 14th World Youth Championships 2016 on Sunday. The competitors comprise of 127 boys and 79 girls, accompanied by 86 team officials and coaches have […]


The Global Game – The changes that led to an international influx in the PBA

August 31, 2015 : 5:56 am

By Bill Vint Photos: PBA At last count, more than 200 million people go bowling every year. When it was founded 63 years ago, bowling’s governing body represented just five tenpin bowling countries. Today World Bowling, the recognized international governing body for tenpin bowling in the eyes of the International Olympic Committee, has 134 member […]


ONES TO WATCH – KAMRON DOYLE, USA

August 26, 2015 : 3:57 am

World Bowling has searched the globe to bring you the best up and coming young bowlers! In this five week series we will present our finest picks and those athletes that we predict will take the bowling world by storm!   This week’s “One to Watch” is no other than USA 2015 Team Trials Champion and […]


The Championship that promotes Accessibility & Competitive longevity

August 20, 2015 : 8:03 am

Over fifties bowler, Tuula Tamminen is heading off to Las Vegas tomorrow to represent Finland in the World Bowling Senior Championships, an event that plays host to the best international athletes of the sport that are over the age of 50. The Championships are a great showcase of the sport’s accessibility and promote serious competition and healthy […]