Athletes

For the Bowlers

The Bowling Combine Athlete Assessment Program for College Prospects is open to domestic and international students who have collegiate eligibility remaining and have completed at least their freshman year in high school. More information on the 2022 Bowling Combine will be available at a later date.

Player Benefits

  • Learn strengths and weaknesses on and off the lanes
  • Test athleticism in the ITRC fitness center
  • Detailed report of personal data collected during the Bowling Combine
  • Participating college list and coaches contact information
  • Hall of Fame tickets

Player Evaluation
The Bowling Combine Athlete Assessment Program is not a coaching clinic; it is an evaluation of a bowler’s skills and abilities to help the bowler understand their strengths and weaknesses. The evaluation process examines:

Sport-Specific Skills

  • Physical game
  • Release ratio
  • Release RPM
  • Release rotation
  • Release tilt
  • Release versatility
  • Shot repeatability analysis
  • Launch angle management
  • Breakpoint management
  • Speed control and range
  • Spare proficiency

Overall Athleticism

  • Functional movement screen
  • Vertical jump
  • Broad jump
  • Grip strength
  • Balance test
  • Endurance

The IT Factor

  • Bowling IQ
  • Personality profile
  • Common problem-solving skills