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GOING FOR THE GOLD
In 1988, bowling made its Olympic Village debut. Learn more about this item.
A PIECE OF OLYMPIC HISTORY
How many strikes did this pin see? The Brunswick Flyer was one of the 500 pins used in the first Olympic bowling competition at the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea. The one-day event featured ...
A MAN, A PLAN, A CANAL, BOWLING IN PANAMA
Participating nations, such as Panama, formed committees for the Olympic Games, as did bowling organizations vying to make their sport official. Panama has also participated in the Pan-American Games, ...
COMMEMORATIVE PIN FOR BRUNSWICK PINS
Brunswick contributed to the athletes’ leisure time by supplying pins (bowling and lapel) for the Olympic Village bowling alley at the 1992 Summer Games in Barcelona, Spain. Olympic athletes had acces ...
ROLLING INTO THE ’88 OLYMPICS
The tiger mascot of the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea, got in on the bowling trend, as the sport appeared on the Olympic stage for the first time that year. The International Olympic Committ ...
IRAQ NATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE DISK
The Republic of Iraq sent 27 athletes to participate in the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea, the same year bowling debuted at as a demonstration sport at the Olympics. Though not astronomicall ...
BOWLING’S OLYMPIC QUEST
After bowling’s appearance at the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea, participants played in the 1997 Africa Cup, which publicized the sport’s continued quest to earn official Olympic status. Cap ...
STRIKES AT THE OLYMPIC VILLAGE
During the 1992 Summer Games in Barcelona, Spain, Brunswick introduced athletes to recreational bowling by installing a 16-lane bowling alley in the Olympic Village, available free of charge to Olympi ...
THE FIRST OLYMPIC DEMONSTRATION
Bowling took the Olympic stage as a demonstration sport during the 1988 Summer Games in Seoul, South Korea. Demonstration sports, sometimes called exhibition sports, promote the individual sport and d ...
THE OLYMPIC CENNTENIAL
Celebrating 100 years of the modern Olympics, the 1996 Summer Games in Atlanta, Georgia, earned praise from participating nations and committees. Qatar’s National Olympic organization celebrated the e ...