Back in the 60s, 70s and 80s professional bowling was a mainstream sport, led by its top-rated, weekly, Saturday afternoon TV show.
Over the past 25 years, the PBA has seen a decline in terms of attendance, sponsorship and prize money, despite that fact that records indicate almost 100 million people all over the world bowl during the course of the year.
Tom Clark, VP and COO of the PBA, has been on a crusade to turn things around, and it seems as though he is making great strides towards making that happen.
There are a lot of new, exciting, “must-see” things going on with the PBA tour this year.
Here are just a few that will certainly attract attention.