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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

Active Communities Worcester

Freedom Leisure’s Active Communities team work on developing a range of sport, play & physical activity programmes to get the local community active!

Bredon Bowling Club

Bredon Bowls Club is in a beautiful setting with one of the best playing surfaces in the county . Coaching sessions Monday at 6.00 and Tuesday 2.00 . Weekend and midweek leagues and friendly games cater for all ability levels .

Evesham Bowling Club

Bowling open to all age groups as a way to keep active in a social and competitive environment.