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Bowling is a game we associate with our childhood and teenage years. Many people continue to bowl throughout their lives. Bowling is for the young and the old. In fact, bowling has been around in one form or another for thousands of years, because it is one of the most exhilarating ways to pass an afternoon or weekend. Bowling is a game in which players attempt to score points by rolling a ball along a flat surface to knock down objects called pins.

BowlingThere are many forms of bowling, with the earliest dating back to ancient Egypt. The best known form of bowling is probably the American game of ten-pin bowling. This form, in both recreational and professional versions, is played around the world, making it one of the largest participation activities worldwide.

Bowling can refer to two distinctly different types of game. The first is played along an "alley", most commonly made of synthetic material imitating a wood surface. Several sports involve a ball rolling towards a target, in this case pins, here the players attempt to score points by knocking the targets down.

Concentration is the most vital aspect of a good bowling game, but also the most difficult. Bowling takes place at a bowling alley where there are always lots of activity. But you have to learn to tune out and tune into your game. The final and most important part of improving your bowling game is to have fun. A good bowler is a bowler that knows how to have fun. Taking it all too seriously will definitely spoil your game, and your ball will most certainly end up in the gutter.

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