Bowling Coaches Hall of Fame nominations also accepted


    United States

    The new Bowling Coaches Hall of Fame task force announced today that nominations are also being accepted for any bowling coaches who are considered viable candidates for induction consideration.

    Nominations, including contact items such as name, company, address, phone numbers, email addresses, etc., may be sent to, after which a letter and Bowling Coaches Hall of Fame application will be sent to that nominee for completion.

    Nominees or representatives for that nominee may complete and return the Bowling Coaches Hall of Fame application to the Strike Ten Entertainment (STE) Skills Center in Arlington, Texas by the April 15th deadline.

    Applications are also available on,,, and (under the Coaching) or by contacting The Skills Center directly at 800-871-7869.

    Applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the Bowling Coaches Hall of Fame task force, comprised of Jimmy Sturm, BPAA president-elect as chairman, Dave Garber - USBC co-director of coaching; Susie Minshew - IBPSIA past-president; Bob Rea - director of coaching for The Dick Ritger Academy; Kelly Bednar - director of the STE Skills Center; and bowling writers Dick Evans and Jim Goodwin.

    The first official inductee will be recognized at International Bowl Expo 2008 in Orlando on Wednesday morning, June 25th during Bowl Expo's General Session.