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      December 20, 2002:

-Coaches Association Offers Liability Insurance

12/20/2002 - Bowling Newsline
      GREENDALE, Wis. - Providing certified bowling coaches with an increased benefit package is the purpose behind the formation of the USA Bowling Coaching Program's Coaches Association.

      Certified coaches with the Young American Bowling Alliance Level I or II or USA Bowling are eligible to join the Coaches Association for only a $50 annual fee.

      The signature benefit of the association is a $1 million liability insurance plan. The insurance only is available to coaches living in the United States, Canada or Puerto Rico and is good from Feb. 1, 2003 until Feb. 1, 2004. To take full advantage of this policy, Coaches Association fees must be submitted to USA Bowling Coaching by Jan. 15, 2003.

      "One important benefit that many coaches have asked about over the years is liability insurance," USA Bowling Director of Coaching Bob Maki said. "We have found a carrier and we are able to include a $1 million liability coverage policy as part of the annual fee. The insurance experts tell me if you were able to find this coverage that we are offering it would cost you at least $250 per year."

      Other benefits of belonging to the Coaches Association include a one-year subscription to the USA Coach newsletter and discounts on bowling merchandise from Master Industries and Storm Products Inc. Coaches also can purchase the "Advance Adjustments" package. This set, which includes a book, a video or CD, and three audio tapes on the mental game, features Team USA Head Coach Fred Borden, Junior Team USA Head Coach Jeri Edwards and Professional Bowlers Association star and former Team USA member Chris Barnes.

      For more information call (800) 514-BOWL, Ext. 3382 or visit the new coaching section of on the Web.

-USA Bowling Coaching Program Headquartered In Greendale

12/20/2002 - Bowling Newsline
      The new department for coaching and instruction officially is called the USA Bowling Coaching Program and is located inside the Bowling Headquarters building in Greendale, Wis.

      The American Bowling Congress, the Bowling Proprietors' Association of America, the Women's International Bowling Congress, the Young American Bowling Alliance and USA Bowling fund the program, which consolidated the coaching certification programs of YABA and USA Bowling.

      General questions about coaching should be directed to (800) 514-BOWL, Ext. 3329 or visit

-USA Bowling Coaching Program Introduces Web Site

12/20/2002 - Bowling Newsline
      GREENDALE, Wis. - The USA Bowling Coaching Program is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Web site dedicated to a new era of bowling instruction. The new "Coaching Section" of is a one-stop resource for coaches, future coaches and bowlers looking for coaching and instructional tips.

      The coaching section of, which is now live, includes several innovative features. In addition to the "Find a Coach" and "Find a Coaching Class" features currently offered in the section, new features include: instructional columns for both coaches and bowlers; the latest news about the USA Bowling Coaching Program; special event details; a merchandise section; and contact information.

      The additional features are part of the new program's effort to leverage technology to provide more services and resources for coaches.

      "To this point, the Internet has been an untapped resource for coaching," said USA Bowling Director of Coaching Bob Maki. "We are going to use to reach out to the coaching community, which will only make this program better."

      New services will be added to the coaching section throughout 2003, including chats and other special features.

      To access the coaching section of, visit and click on the "Coaching" link on the left-hand side.

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