Benefits for the participant
BowlAbilities is Australia’s only INCLUSIVE Tenpin Bowling program designed specifically for older teens and adults
It's a 6-8 WEEK program that focuses on the participant's ABILITY, not their disability.
Teaching the fundamental skills of tenpin bowling improves COORDINATION, BALANCE and PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS.
BowlAbilities is SAFE and FUN- using carpets on the lanes to get the participants closer to the pins.
A modified 5-frame game and simplified scoring system promotes SKILL development, a sense of ACHIEVEMENT and SELF-CONFIDENCE.
Meeting like-minded adults promotes SOCIALISATION skills and TEAM WORK.
Working with others increases confidence in a social setting and provides opportunity to develop LEADERSHIP skills.