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Cyber Report #1,010

E-dition No. 1,010 • Friday, July 6, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Jamie Brooks Receives Flowers for the Living Award   Iconic proprietor, bowler, and tournament promoter Jamie Brooks of Plano Texas, was honored with the 55th Sam Levine Flowers for the Living Award during International Bowl Expo is Las Vegas.   Brooks, 83, […]

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Cyber Report #1,009

E-dition No. 1,009 • Friday, June 29, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Former NAIR Secretary, Nancy Surprenant, Passes Away   When most bowling lanes were made of maple and pine wood, rather than synthetic materials, one of the industry’s most important organizations was the National Association of Independent Resurfacers.   NAIR represented the men […]

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Cyber Report #1,011

E-dition No. 1,011 • Friday, July 13, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Bowlers Work to Save Centers in Hawaii and California   Grassroots efforts to save two long-established bowling centers — one in the Honolulu County community of Kailua and one in Fremont, Calif. — are demonstrating that bowlers are passionate about their sport […]

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Cyber Report #1,007 + #1,008

E-dition Nos. 1,007-1,008 • Thursday, June 14, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Bowl Expo Is Ready to Roll in Las Vegas   The countdown to BPAA’s International Bowl Expo is just about over. Attendees will be arriving in Las Vegas over the next several days, some to attend full-day Boot Camps scheduled on Sunday, […]

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Cyber Report #1,006

PBA’s Xtra Frame Moving to FloBowling.com   FloSports, an innovator in live digital sports and original content, has announced a multiyear rights partnership with the Professional Bowlers Association.   As part of the announcement, FloSports will launch FloBowling.com, a new site on which fans can access PBA’s Xtra Frame for live and on-demand PBA coverage […]

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Cyber Report #1005

E-dition No. 1,005 • Thursday, May 31, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)     Complete PBA on FOX Schedule Announced for 2019   A new era for the Professional Bowlers Association is set to begin as FOX Sports and the PBA unveiled the 2019 Go Bowling! PBA Tour television schedule, featuring 30 telecasts and including a new […]

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Cyber Report #1004

E-dition No. 1,004 • Thursday, May 24, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Special BPAA Honor for Buffaloe Brothers   Three brothers who have established a mini bowling empire in and around Raleigh, N.C. — John, Ricky and Bill Buffaloe — have been selected as the 2018 Proprietors of the Year by the Bowling Proprietors’ […]

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Cyber Report #1003

E-dition No. 1,003 • Thursday, May 17, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   BBIA Honors BVL Chairman John LaSpina   The Billiard and Bowling Institute of America conducted its 76th annual convention at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, which is about a 45-minute drive from Jacksonville, Fla.   In addition to the usual array […]

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Cyber Report #1001 – 1002

E-dition Nos. 1,001-1,002 • Thursday, May 10, 2018 Editor: Bob Johnson (bjibob@aol.com)   Plans in Place for 2018 National Bowling Day   The bowling industry will again celebrate National Bowling Day on Saturday, Aug. 11 by offering consumers a free game at participating bowling centers across the country. Consumers will be able to go to […]

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