The Bowlers Educational Clinic
(BEC) offers the highest quality instruction for the sport of
bowling at an affordable price. Through the use of classroom instruction,
personal on-lane training, and a comprehensive handbook, the BEC
addresses the knowledge, skill, and ability of its customers.
|Here's an opportunity to conduct a Bowlers
Educational Clinic at your center! This one day seminar brings
together USA Bowling certified coaches, International Bowling
Pro Shop & Instructors Association certified ball technicians,
top Young American Bowling Alliance certified coaches, industry
experts, and PBA members from all over the country to give
your bowlers the knowledge and skills to refine their performance
on the lanes.
Where will BEC be next?
|January 27-29, 2006
||AMF Shady Grove Lanes
Make sure to also check our
Calendar of Events
for other Clinics and Events
What's in it for the Proprietor?
- More league players
- Open bowling profits as the BEC students
practice their new skills
- Increased pro shop sales
- The possibility of significant one-day
- The opportunity for media exposure (Local
TV news programs have featured BEC on the day of the clinic)
- Bowlers bowling more often
- Increased skill level
- Increased enjoyment
- Increased tournament participation
- Understanding Lane Conditions
- Ball Surface Preparation
- Player Types
- Understanding Equipment
- The Mental Advantage
- Sport Medicine
- ... and 3+ hours of On-lane Instruction
What bowling topics would
you most like to learn about at BEC Clinics?
Let us know by filling out the BEC
Dr. Jeff Briggs
... and others
Want to Host A Bowlers Educational Clinic?
This popular one day seminar
presented by USA Bowling Certified Coaches and IBPSIA
(International Bowling Pro Shops and Instructors Association)
certified ball technicians brings together experts from
all over the country to give your bowlers this excellent
opportunity to enhance their skills, expand their knowledge,
and increase their average.
The Coaches (Contact Information and Biographies)
Dr. Jeff Briggs,
USA Bowling Silver Level Coach, USA Bowling Gold Level Program Validator,
and most notably known as the author of the monthly sport medicine
column for Bowling This Month (BTM) magazine.
Dr. Briggs is a sport researcher for the bowling community as well
as a highly regarded instructor. He is currently producing several
different research projects, is midway through writing his first
book, and is the author of The bowling-specific Training Program
Manual. Dr. Briggs coordinates all Bowlers Educational Clinics
and presents his comprehensive seminar on sport medicine for bowling.
Silver Level Coach, IBPSIA Certified Technician, and proprietor
of Lake Erie Lanes in Vermilion, Ohio. George presents a valuable
segment of material on the bowler's playing field and ball surfaces,
and how to modify the ball's surface to adapt to lane conditions.
Silver Level Coach, PBA Senior member, IBPSIA pro shop professional,
Mishawaka, IN Hall-Of-Fame, and 1999 Wammerson Classic Champion.
Randy is best known by the group for his "runner-up" finish
in the 1987 PBA True Value Open. Randy presents pertinent material
on physical adjustments and evaluating lane conditions.
Silver Level Coach, PBA member, Brunswick Technical Support Team
member, and IBPSIA Certified Technician holding USBIA and YABA certifications.
Jeff often joins us in the South and occasionally presents details
on the bowler variable and player types (What am I?) in regards
to ball rotation, tilt, ball speed, and revolutions as well as tournament
preparation, and putting it all together.
USA Bowling Silver Level Coach, IBPSIA Certified Professional, Board
of Directors of the International Bowling Pro Shops and Instructors
Association and his writing has appeared in Bowling Industry, Bowlers
Journal, and he has a column regularly appearing in Pro Shop Today.
Mark is a successful pro shop operator who is commissioned throughout
the industry concerning his advances in pro shop operations and
his technical expertise of the bowling ball. Mark's presentations
on ball reaction and technical information will guide bowlers on
selecting the appropriate ball and proper drilling patterns as well
as giving the student an understanding of ball motion.
Silver Level & Dick Ritger Level II Coach, Gold Level Candidate,
Bowling Green High School Coach, YABA Certified Instructor, PBA
Member, DBA Certified Lane Technician, BGBA Hall of Fame, IBPSIA
pro shop professional, and bowling proprietor. Bill is one of
the groups top on-lane instructors having developed a strong coaches-eye.
USA Bowling Silver Level Coach, Junior Olympic Master Instructor
and one of three Junior Olympic National Trainers. Rich also co-teaches
the Junior Olympic Master Instructor training classes. He has been
a guest speaker for National Youth and Adult bowling workshops for
several years and co-wrote the Bowler Development Pipeline manual
and the YABA Coaches Assistant Leaders Guide. Rich was also the
recipient of the 1999 "Top Instructor" award from the
American Red Cross and the United States Olympic Committee for his
work in the Sports Safety Training program. Rich presents how
you can gain a mental advantage in league and tournament play.
USA Bowling GOLD Certified Coach, professional bowling instructor
and former Head Coach for the Thailand and Saudi Arabia national
bowling teams as well as having coached national team players from
6 different continents. Launched in January 2000, Mike is the creator
of "WorldMike's Work Shops," an educational system designed
to improve all caliber of bowler. Mike is currently producing
an innovative instructional video targeting the bowler's physical