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Do you think the take-over of the PBA by the Techies is good for the sport of bowling?

Yes: 80.51%

Not sure: 10.17%

No: 9.32%

Total Votes: 118
As a league bowler how much do you pay for open bowling?

1.01- 2.00: 36.54%

2.01- 3.00: 25.00%

3.01- 4.00: 15.38%

Free: 7.69%

6.01 or more: 4.81%

4.01- 5.00: 3.85%

Less than 1.00: 3.85%

5.01- 6.00: 2.88%

Total Votes: 104
Would you still watch PBA bowling if it was only available on the Internet?

No: 62.80%

Yes: 30.03%

Don't know: 6.48%

Don't watch it now: 0.68%

Total Votes: 293
Do you think professional bowlers should be allowed to have coaches during competition?

Yes: 58.00%

No: 35.33%

Don't care: 4.67%

Don't know: 2.00%

Total Votes: 150
What would you like the announcers to do during a telecast?

Go into detail about ball drillings and what was used during the week.: 42.65%

Interview losing players as they come off the pair for insight.: 29.41%

Give little bits of trivia in between frames.: 22.06%

Say as little as possible.: 5.88%

Total Votes: 136
Would you approve of the ABC using part of its funds to help bring bowling into the Olympics?

Yes: 86.47%

No: 11.28%

Don't care: 2.26%

Don't know: 0.00%

Total Votes: 139
The amount of new bowling balls coming out nowadays is:

Too many: 86.39%

Just right: 11.24%

Not nearly enough: 2.37%

Total Votes: 169
Are you a fan of:

All of the Above: 71.76%

The Pro Tours--PBA/PWBA/Seniors: 20.00%

Sanctioned league bowling: 7.06%

Amateur events like Team USA/WTC: 1.18%

Total Votes: 85
Where would you prefer to watch bowling?)

ABC NBC or CBS: 40.29%

ESPN or ESPN2: 30.94%

Internet Streaming Video: 22.30%

Fox Sports Net: 3.60%

Pay Per View TV: 1.44%

TNT or TBS: 1.44%

Total Votes: 139
Which ball manufacturer makes the best balls?

Columbia300.: 43.67%

Brunswick.: 24.68%

Storm.: 11.39%

Track.: 8.23%

Ebonite.: 5.06%

Faball.: 3.80%

AMF.: 3.16%

Total Votes: 158
Does your bowling center offer in-house awards for league members? (i.e. emblems, free games, pro shop discounts, etc.)

No: 57.35%

Yes: 38.24%

Not sure: 4.41%

Total Votes: 108
How would you rate the job ABC has been doing to promote bowling?

Terrible. Not very good at all: 59.42%

Not too good. They need to improve a little: 30.43%

Good. Some weak parts, but overall pretty good: 5.80%

Very good. No complaints: 2.90%

Not really concerned: 1.45%

Total Votes: 99
How many games do you practice per week?

11 or more: 39.18%

1 to 3: 21.65%

0: 17.53%

4 to 6: 14.43%

7 to 10: 7.22%

Total Votes: 109
What would you prefer to pay for sanction fees?

Current fees and services: 53.97%

Lower fees with fewer trinkets: 19.84%

Higher fees for more services: 17.46%

Drastically lower fees with few benefits: 8.73%

Total Votes: 126
How much money do you spend in your bowling center per week?

1-50 Dollars: 56.92%

51-100 Dollars: 25.85%

151+ Dollars: 10.70%

101-150 Dollars: 6.53%

Total Votes: 383
What's the best color for a bowling ball?

Black: 34.82%

Blue: 26.34%

Purple: 18.30%

Red: 11.61%

Green: 6.70%

White: 1.34%
Yellow: 0.89%
Brown: 0.00%

Total Votes: 224
Which would you like to see most on BowlingFans.com?

Pro Interviews: 25.71%

Pictures: 24.29%

Tour Diaries: 22.86%

Pro Bowler Bios: 17.14%

Games: 10.00%

Total Votes: 91
What lane surface do you like best?

Wood: 50.52%

Synthetics: 36.08%

Synthetic/Wood Combo: 11.34%

Guardian: 2.06%

Total Votes: 97
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