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An easy fix to the USBC Open’s slow bowling problem By Lucas Wiseman
19 Jul
2018
Written by Herbert Bickel

An easy fix to the USBC Open’s slow bowling problem By Lucas Wiseman »

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The United States Bowling Congress Open Championships is one of our sport’s most prestigious events and holds a special place in the hearts Read more…

Don’t like USBC’s direction? Here’s how to make a difference By Lucas Wiseman
30 Mar
2018
Written by Herbert Bickel

Don’t like USBC’s direction? Here’s how to make a difference By Lucas Wiseman »

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Since social media became mainstream, there has always been a fringe segment of United States Bowling Congress members who have been overly critical Read more…

The one thing that really makes oil patterns play different By Ted Thompson
15 Nov
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

The one thing that really makes oil patterns play different By Ted Thompson »

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Republished courtesy of the The Inside Line, a Kegel publication, as of November 8, 2017.

Normal force, N, is the force that Read more…

You just push the button…right? By Doug Dukes
5 Oct
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

You just push the button…right? By Doug Dukes »

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Republished courtesy of the The Inside Line, a Kegel publication, as of October 2, 2017.

As I sit in the back Read more…

Have you hugged your mechanic today? By Bill Walters
22 Sep
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

Have you hugged your mechanic today? By Bill Walters »

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Republished courtesy of the The Inside Line, a Kegel publication, as of September 19, 2017.

A recent topic on a bowling technician Read more…

Late Kegel founder John Davis deserves spot in USBC Hall of Fame
5 Jun
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

Late Kegel founder John Davis deserves spot in USBC Hall of Fame »

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There are so many things we take for granted in today’s modern era of bowling. For many of us, it’s hard to imagine Read more…

Open Championships secrecy puts the average bowler at a disadvantage
6 Mar
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

Open Championships secrecy puts the average bowler at a disadvantage »

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Many people don’t realize that long before I started working in the bowling industry, I was a bowler. In fact, I bowled my Read more…

Is this fair? Missy Parkin beats the field but finishes 7th at Team USA Trials
10 Jan
2017
Written by Herbert Bickel

Is this fair? Missy Parkin beats the field but finishes 7th at Team USA Trials »

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At last week’s Team USA Trials, professional bowler Missy Parkin put together a solid week of bowling. In fact, she beat everyone in Read more…

PBA, Tom Clark deserve credit for listening to the fans By Lucas Wiseman
15 Dec
2016
Written by Herbert Bickel

PBA, Tom Clark deserve credit for listening to the fans By Lucas Wiseman »

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In recent years, the PBA has moved away from mostly live shows on television in an effort to curb costs.

While it’s Read more…

Why bowling a 300 game still matters By Lucas Wiseman
29 Oct
2016
Written by Herbert Bickel

Why bowling a 300 game still matters By Lucas Wiseman »

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As scoring in bowling has skyrocketed over the years, bowlers have become numb to 300 games, especially at the elite level and Read more…

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