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Annual Bowling Industry Event Receives International Coverage

June 27, 2014 : 6:48 pm

ORLANDO, Florida – International Bowl Expo, the bowling industry’s biggest event of the year, received international recognition by two leading Olympic sports publications, Around the Rings and Inside the Games. The International Bowl Expo provides a venue for all aspects of the bowling community to meet and foster relationships. The long list of well-known bowling […]


Former US President George W. Bush to address General Session of International Bowl Expo

June 25, 2014 : 4:30 pm

Republished from insidethegames with permission from Zjan Shirinian. Tuesday, 24 June 2014 By Zjan Shirinian at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel in Orlando Former United States President George W. Bush will speak to some of the most powerful players in international bowling when he addresses the General Session of the International Bowl Expo here tomorrow. […]


Bowling study finds the obvious: lane patterns matter more than ball technology, other factors, Bowlers Journal reports

May 30, 2014 : 5:08 pm

Republished from The 11th Frame with permission from Jeff Richgels. If you recall, back in 2012, the United States Bowling Congress and the World Tenpin Bowling Association announced a partnership to study all of the factors that influence scoring with the goal of determining new standards for the WTBA World Championships. As I reported in […]


Bowling rebrands as it looks to push for Olympic inclusion

April 16, 2014 : 7:04 pm

Republished from insidethegames with permission from Paul Osborne. Thursday, 10 April 2014 By Paul Osborne at the Susesi Convention Center in Belek The International bowling organisations have rebranded to form World Bowling as the sport pushed for inclusion in the Olympic Games ©ITGApril 10 – International bowling organisations have united under one banner as the […]


World Bowling Celebrates Industry Wide Support as It Launches New Brand

April 4, 2014 : 10:33 pm

The decision to unite all international bowling organisations under the common brand name of ‘World Bowling’ will be showcased at SportAccord Convention in Belek, Turkey this week. This new step for international bowling will be celebrated at the convention during a special bowling event on Thursday April 10th – hosted by World Bowling President Kevin […]


Kulick, Rash Lead WBT Standings After USBC Masters, Emir Cup

March 3, 2014 : 4:01 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas – The United States’ Kelly Kulick and Sean Rash continue to lead their respective divisions in the World Bowling Tour points standings after the recently concluded United States Bowling Congress Masters and the H.H. Emir Cup in Qatar. Kulick, who picked up double points for her first-place finish among women at the USBC […]


Big Win for Koivuniemi Helps Him Narrow Gap On Rash In WBT Standings

January 14, 2014 : 4:01 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas – Sean Rash of the United States may hold the lead in the World Bowling Tour points standings, but Finland’s Mika Koivuniemi is right behind him after winning the Brunswick Ballmaster Open in Helsinki over the weekend. Rash, who did not compete in Helsinki, has 657 points, while Koivuniemi picked up 50 points […]


Rash, Kulick Lead World Bowling Tour Points List After GCC Swing

December 18, 2013 : 4:01 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas – After three recently concluded stops in the Gulf Cooperation Countries (GCC), Americans Sean Rash and Kelly Kulick hold the lead in the points standings on the World Bowling Tour. The first of two GCC Swings of the WBT took place this month with the 1st Abu Dhabi WBT in United Arab Emirates, […]


Finalists set for World Bowling Tour finals

October 23, 2013 : 4:01 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas – The three men and three women who will compete in the season-ending World Tenpin Bowling Association World Bowling Tour Finals was officially determined over the weekend as the regular season came to a close. The finalists were determined based on the World Bowling Tour points standings and will compete for a $70,000 […]


ITRC to Host Inaugural World Bowling Coach Conference

October 21, 2013 : 4:01 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas – The best bowling coaches in the world are invited to the International Training and Research Center (ITRC) next March to take part in the inaugural World Bowling Coach Conference. In conjunction with World Bowling (the World Tenpin Bowling Association), the world governing body for the sport, the ITRC staff will host the […]