6 schools receive mobile bowling equipment from TBF
Feb 5, 2013

The Bowling Foundation has awarded six grants in the form of mobile bowling equipment to schools and organizations across the country. The Mobile Bowling Equipment program annually helps schools, parks and recreation departments, youth groups, disabled and disadvantaged service groups, and other organizations teach students the life-long sport of bowling though education, instruction, fitness and […]

Mo Pinel added to Radical ball team
Jan 15, 2013

Brunswick Bowling has announced that it has signed an agreement to add renowned bowling ball developer Mo Pinel to the Radical Bowling Technologies team. Pinel will serve as Technology Developer for the Radical brand, bringing patented technologies and years of core design experience. “By adding Mo to the Radical team, we will be able to […]

Fun Facts from the ‘BJI Ball Guide’
Dec 28, 2012

The January issue of BJI will include, among many other special features, the 29th annual BJI Bowling Ball Guide. It’s a lavishly illustrated and stat-packed section summarizing the 112 bowling balls that Joe Cerar Jr. reviewed in his “No Holes Barred” column during 2012. Taking a close look at the ball list, we find that […]

What Made Them Great: Parker Bohn III
Dec 18, 2012

Where does Parker Bohn III stand among the greatest lefties of all time?

‘Top 100 Coaches’ List for 2012 Now Online
Aug 1, 2012

The July issue of Bowlers Journal International featured the annual “Top 100 Coaches” listing, as determined by an independent panel of judges.

The Real Deal’s game
Dec 16, 2010

Bill Spigner breaks down the unique delivery of PBA World Series MVP Bill O’Neill.

Get more length!
Feb 25, 2010

Need more length through the heads as the oil pattern breaks down? Mike McGrath lends you a hand with two common tricks to get your ball past the friction and into a striking roll.

Pro Bowling
A Look at the PBA’s New Regional Program for Women
Jul 24, 2014

Based upon input from women bowlers, PBA Deputy Commissioner Kirk von Krueger announced that the PBA has adjusted membership dues for women for the balance of the 2014 season as part of a revised PBA Women’s Regional program. The inaugural PBA Women’s Regional program, offering women bowlers close-to-home opportunities to bowl in PBA-caliber competition, will […]

Duke Downs Weber for Senior U.S. Open Title
Jun 6, 2014

PBA Hall of Famer Norm Duke won the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Dexter Friday to become the first player to win a U.S. Open title on both the PBA Tour and PBA50 Tour. The 50-year-old Duke, who is competing as a rookie on the PBA50 Tour this season, defeated fellow Hall of […]

Duke Drops Weber to Second in Senior U.S. Open; Stepladder Today at 4 p.m. Pacific
Jun 6, 2014

As the second round of match play began this morning in the Senior U.S. Open presented by Dexter at the Suncoast Bowling Center in Las Vegas, Pete Weber held a 110-pin lead over Norm Duke. Once eight more games were in the books, Duke not only had closed the gap, he had surpassed Weber and […]

Hall of Famers Surge to Top of Standings in Senior U.S. Open
Jun 6, 2014

Pete Weber led a group of PBA Hall of Famers holding the top five positions after the fifth round of the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Dexter Thursday at the Suncoast Bowling Center in Las Vegas. With a 5-3 record after the first match play round and an 8042 overall pinfall total (including […]

PDW Leads 53 Players Into a Final Qualifying Block at Senior U.S. Open
Jun 5, 2014

Hoping to add a Senior U.S. Open title on the PBA50 Tour to his record five U.S. Open titles on the PBA Tour, Pete Weber continued to set the pace after third round qualifying Wednesday in the Suncoast PBA Senior U.S. Open presented by Dexter in Las Vegas. The PBA Hall of Famer bowled a […]

Rash Is Perfect En Route to Wolf Open Title
Jun 4, 2014

Sean Rash started the PBA Wolf Open’s stepladder finals with the PBA’s 23rd nationally-televised 300 game, then continued his strike barrage to win his eighth career title. The Wolf Open was the opening event of Oklahoma’s Grand Casino Resort PBA Summer Swing at the Grand Resort’s Event Center in Shawnee, Okla. The first of five […]

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Jun 6, 2014

Five inducted into the Hall of Fame!


Breaking News
UPDATE: Pluhowsky wins BPAA Women’s All-Star title

In a week where strikes were hard to come by, Team USA member Shannon Pluhowsky of Dayton, Ohio, stepped up and delivered one to remember as she defeated Diana Zavjalova of Latvia, 225-212, in the championship match of the Bowling Proprietors’ Association of America Women’s All-Star Tournament at The Cherry Bowl in Rockford, Ill. Neither […]

QubicaAMF on Brunswick deal: “Bowling is our Only Focus and Business is Sound”

Bowling products manufacturer, QubicaAMF, has addressed the sale of Brunswick’s retail bowling business to Bowlmor AMF with the following statement:  As result of the announcement by Brunswick Corporation on July 17, 2014, that it plans to divest its Bowling Products business by the end of the year, QubicaAMF Worldwide (QubicaAMF), the leading manufacturer and marketer […]

History of Bowling
Bowlers Journal’s Secret Weapon
Bowlers Journal’s Secret Weapon

Part 10 in a 12 part series from Mort Luby Jr. on the history of Bowlers Journal.

Listen to PBS Interview on BJI’s 100th Anniversary

Luby Publishing Inc. President and Bowlers Journal “Leading Off” columnist Keith Hamilton was a guest Wednesday on the National Public Radio program, “Marketplace.” He was interviewed by host Kai Ryssdal, and talked about how bowling has evolved in recent years. You can listen to the conversation here:

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