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Jun 25, 2014, 02:45 ET Historic Moment For Bowling: Former U.S. President George W. Bush Participates In Roundtable Discussion At International Bowl Expo 2014

A milestone in the 3,000 year history of bowling was made today when former U.S. President George W. Bush stepped to the stage at the 2014...


Jul 27, 2013, 04:45 ET Liz Johnson Beats Wes Malott in U.S. Open's First-Ever "Battle of the Sexes" Special Final Match

For the first time in the history of any U.S. Open competition, a "Battle of the Sexes" champion has been crowned. In a day of championship...


Jun 26, 2013, 03:00 ET PepsiCo Chairman And CEO Indra Nooyi Delivers Keynote Speech At 2013 International Bowl Expo

The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA), the bowling industry's premier trade organization, today welcomed PepsiCo Chairman and CEO...


May 14, 2013, 10:00 ET PepsiCo Chairman And CEO Indra Nooyi To Be Keynote Speaker At 2013 International Bowl Expo

The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA), the bowling industry's premier trade organization today announced that PepsiCo Chairman and...


May 07, 2013, 10:00 ET Bowling's First-Ever U.S. Open "Battle of the Sexes" Event To Make Sports History

In an unprecedented moment for the U.S. Open brand, a first-ever "Battle of the Sexes" U.S. Open exhibition contest will take place during the finals ...


Mar 06, 2013, 03:00 ET Bowling Extreme Makeover: BPAA To Award Once-In-A-Lifetime $100,000 Prize To One Lucky Attendee At International Bowl Expo

The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA), the bowling industry's premier trade organization, announced today a once-in-a-lifetime...


Jul 30, 2012, 10:00 ET National Bowling Day: America Bowls Free On August 11, 2012

Thousands of bowling centers across the United States are joining together to roll out the first-ever National Bowling Day on Saturday, August 11. On ...


Jul 10, 2012, 10:00 ET United We Bowl - Bowling Industry Comes Together For Ground-Breaking 2012 International Bowl Expo

During the week of June 25, bowling industry leaders from around the world rolled into Reno, Nevada for the 2012 International Bowl Expo and Trade...


Mar 26, 2012, 10:01 ET Pop Sensation Britney Spears and NBA Star Lebron James Strike Up Competition in the Third Round of the Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame Tournament

Bowling fanatics are continuing to show an outpouring of support by voting daily on www.gobowling.com for their favorite stars as the third week of...


Mar 19, 2012, 10:42 ET Kathie Lee Gifford & Hoda Kotb and Britney Spears Named Preliminary Round Winners in the Race for the Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame

The third annual race for the Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame completed its preliminary round of this year's bracket-style competition with winners...


Mar 15, 2012, 09:00 ET Bowling Industry Inks Deal for 100% Natural Lipton Iced Tea to Be the "Official Thirst Quencher" of Bowling's U.S. Women's Open

The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA), the bowling industry's premier trade organization, announced it has formed a partnership with ...


Nov 07, 2011, 09:00 ET Bowling's U.S. Women's Open to Set History For a Second Time: First-ever Outdoor Finals to Be Played on Historic Virginia Street Under the Reno Arch

For the second consecutive year, bowling is breaking new ground at Bowling's U.S. Women's Open, the industry's pre-eminent professional women's...


Aug 03, 2011, 10:25 ET Miley Cyrus Surges Past Justin Bieber to Top of Standings for 2011 Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame Nomination

In a stunning turn of events, 2011 Celebrity Bowling Hall of Fame nominee Miley Cyrus has taken the lead over fellow pop icon and 2010 runner-up...


Aug 31, 2010, 08:00 ET Bowling Industry Sets New World Record With More Than 923,000 Games Rolled In A Single Day

Long one of America's most beloved national pastimes, bowling continues to see record levels of participation in what has been a period of tremendous ...


Aug 11, 2010, 11:45 ET Taylor Swift Bowls Over Justin Bieber to Become Celebrity Inductee Into International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame

The public has spoken and country music sensation Taylor Swift is the fan's choice as the 2010 celebrity inductee into the International Bowling...


Jun 30, 2010, 01:00 ET 2011 Bowling's U.S. Women's Open: Bowling Industry Scores Historic Moment for Women's Athletics

Sports history was made at today's 2010 International Bowl Expo, when the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA) announced that, for the...


Mar 30, 2010, 08:00 ET Bowling Proprietors' Association of America Reports Significant Growth Year For Industry in 2010

The Bowling Proprietors' Association of America (BPAA), the bowling industry's premier trade organization, reported today a strong year of growth for ...