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The player rolls a ball to knock over as many pins as possible.

An Overview of Bowling

Ten-pin bowling is a sport in which a player rolls a bowling ball down a wooden lane with the objective of scoring points by knocking down as many pins as possible. You have two attempts to knock down 10 pins, and the total number you knock down is added to your score. You then have 10 opportunities to get as high a score as possible.

Facts

  • The world champion is crowned at the WTBA World Championship held by the World Tenpin Bowling Association since 1954.
  • The "Weber Cup" is the ten-pin bowling equivalent of golf's Ryder Cup.It is the world famous major world tournament of Team Europe vs. Team USA bowling championships that happens annually.

Find Bowling Activities Near You

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National Governing Bodies

British Tenpin Bowling Association

Contact Name
General Information
Contact Email
btba@btconnect.com
Contact Telephone
020 8478 1745
Bowling

Elland C&BC

Crown Green Bowling (2 greens), Tennis, Football, Cricket, Pool, Darts

Leeds LGBT+ Sport Fringe Festival

A collection of LGBT+ fitness instructors, teams, clubs and allies. We have organised a fully inclusive 18 day festival each year that introduces individuals to various activities that promote health and wellbeing. We combat Homophobia in sport and Sportp

Bowling

Mytholmroyd W.M.C BC

Bowling, Snooker, Darts

Bowling

Grange Park Bowling Club

The club meets Monday -Fridays in summer months in the afternoon.

Bowling

Old Town BC

Bowling

Bowling

Rastrick Bowling And Social Club

Activities include Bowling, Snooker, Irish Dancing, Table Tennis, Baton Twirling, Weightwatchers, Art Class, Quiz Night, Bingo and Big Screen Sky TV. Live acts appear regularly.

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