Fred Borden

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Fred Borden is a world-recognized Ten-pin bowling coach[1] and player. Collaborating with Ken Yokobosky, he has produced and featured in numerous bowling training videos including "Bowling Fun and Fundamentals for Boys and Girls", "Essential Keys To Better Bowling", and "Advanced Bowling Techniques: Tips And Tactics".

Fred Borden has received numerous awards and has been inducted into various halls of fame for both his work as a player, coach, and visionary in the world of bowling.[citation needed]

In 1989 he was named the head coach and advisor for Team USA. He began instructing long before this though; holding classes in a small bowling center in Akron Ohio eventually instructing over 400 bowlers at one time.[citation needed]

Fred has also made contributions to the bowling bag industry. As well as conceptualizing and implementing the "lunar bowling" concept that most bowling centers now offer under various titles.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Confident Team USA shoots for World crown". USA Today. 7 July 1995. p. 9C. Retrieved 15 February 2011. Team USA is favored to strike gold in the World Tenpin Bowling Championships, ... "This is the best team we've ever had," head coach Fred Borden says...