Category: Tips

How to Read a Lane Oil Pattern Sheet

How to Read a Lane Oil Pattern Sheet how to read a lane graph

There are lots of different oil patterns out there in the wild. In fact there are millions of combinations of oil distance, volume, and oil placement, that can all determine how and when your bowling ball will react on the lanes. This combination also multiplies when you factor in variables such as lane surface, oil […]

Rental Shoes: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Rental Shoes: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Working at a bowling center there’s a few questions that you get asked repeatedly. Some of them make sense, some of them don’t. So we’ll try and shed some light on the more common ones. Why are these shoes so ugly? Rental bowling shoes are made ugly on purpose. Really. There’s a few reasons for […]