Bowlapalooza 2015 is coming to AMF Gulf Gate Lanes on Sunday (Dec. 6). It’s a special event organized by McCorvey’s Bowling World offering a “try before you buy” concept, featuring the latest and best equipment.
For a modest $20 fee, participants will receive 90 minutes of bowling alongside members of the McCorvey staff and USBC-certified coaches, during which time entrants can work on their game, at the same time being able to demo various models of gloves and wrist supports. The staff and coaches will be on hand to provide tips and advice on how to improve.
In addition, the fee includes a gift bag that includes a McCorvey’s Bowling World coupon book valued at more than $100, and if a bowler opts to purchase a bowling ball, the $20 entry charge will be returned.
Squad times will be at 1:30, 3 and 4:30 p.m., but available spots are limited. Reservations can be made via the McCorvey Bowling World pro shop inside AMF Gulf Gate or the Bowling World Web site by clicking here. Advance reservations are suggested, but walk-ins will be accepted.
Those taking part will be able to try the latest bowling balls, some of them before they are released to the general public, and all of the available demo balls are equipped with interchangeable inserts. Bowlers will be able to compare the latest equipment, as well as being able to compare it to their own equipment, and it will provide an opportunity for some bowlers to try a fingertip ball for the first time.
Bowling balls that will be available to use include: Hammer Red Legend Solid, Hammer Bad Intentions Hybrid, Columbia 300 Raw Urge, Columbia 300 Swerve, Track Legion Solid, Track Legion Paradox, Ebonite Warrior Elite, Ebonite Adrenaline Shot and Ebonite GB2 Gold. Balls will be available in the 12- to 16-pond range.
Whether you’re looking to add to your arsenal, or whether you want to experience a fingertip ball for the first time, Bowlapalooze may provide a worthwhile experience for you. For more details, call AMF Gulf Gate Lanes at 921-4447, or visit the McCorvey Bowling World pro shop or visit the Web site by clicking here.
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