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PERFECT Your Game.



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Mission – To provide world-class coaching that will enhance the bowling experience to all bowlers and coaches while growing the sport of bowling at all levels on and off the lanes.


Vision – To strengthen the bowling community through Education and Coaching. 

Ballard’s Bowling Academy was created from the love and passion for the sport of bowling.  We believe, that there is a true inner Champion in all of us whether on the lanes or behind the scenes.  There are many facets that lead to success and we look to help you develop a plan to achieve your personal goals .At Ballard’s Bowling Academy we look to inspire you to reach your bowling goals as well as use the tools learned to achieve off lane success as well.


Success Builders:

  • Knowing yourself, your game and the unlimited possibilities

  • Training techniques

  • How to make your arsenal work for you

  • Reading ball motion and attacking lane patterns

  • Adapting to change

  • Mental preparation

  • Physical conditioning

  • Lessons, clinics, education


We look forward to spending time with you on the lanes and expanding your passion for the sport of bowling.


Del & Carolyn Ballard



The Ballards

The Managers

Other Instructors

The Crew



Request a Clinic

Bring Ballard's Bowling Academy to your site!

Ballard's Bowling Academy offers quality coaching and seminars to bowlers and coaches to help enhance the bowling and coaching experience.

Team/Group Lessons

Bring your HS/College or Group to Ballard's Bowling Academy to experience the passion of bowling in a group setting. Classroom and on-lane training available.

Private Lessons

One-on-one training is available with one of our USBC Certified Coaches. We have coaches for every skill level and will help you reach your bowling goals. 

Video Analysis

Can't make the trip to one of our locations? We have made it easy for you to keep your game in check. Submit a video and Del or Carolyn Dorin Ballard will review and submit a lesson plan to enhance your game.  


"Top notch instructors . Fun clinic that kept it very simple for people without much knowledge of bowling. Everyone in Malone, NY really enjoyed the clinic and are hoping to return. Go to a clinic near you and bring the kids you won't regret it and the kids will love you for it."

— Ricky Jubert, NY



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7301 Rufe Snow Dr.

Watauga, TX 76148

(817) 768-8548

Watauga Pro-Shop Hours:

Mon: 4 pm - 8 pm

Tues: 12 pm - 8 pm

Wed: 12 pm - 8 pm

Thurs: 12 pm - 8 pm

Fri: 12 pm - 8 pm

Sat: 10 am - 5 pm

Sun: Closed 

6601 Oakmont Blvd.

Fort Worth, TX 76132

(817) 768-8748

Cityview Pro-Shop Hours:

Mon - Fri: 12 pm - 8 pm

Sat: 10 am - 4 pm

Sun: Closed 

Comments or Questions?

Summer Hours:

Mon: 6pm - 8pm

Tues and Wed: 1pm - 8pm

Thurs:12pm - 8pm

Fri:4pm - 8pm

Sat: 1pm - 5 pm

Sun: Closed 

Summer Hours:

Mon - Fri: 12 pm - 7 pm

Sat: 10 am - 4 pm

Sun: Closed 

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