Parents: Contact Coach Henson (614-774-3002) to talk about your child’s career in bowling.

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Welcome to the Henson Bowling Academy, LLC !

The Henson Bowling Academy attracts elite youth bowlers who are strongly considering a career in bowling performance.?? It is based at Sequoia Pro Bowl in Columbus, OH.?? The students are required to attend two 5-day workshops, one in June and one in August, as well as four 4-hour mini-workshops, one each in October, December, February, and April.?? Throughout the year, the students follow a regimented, individualized plan consisting of drills, practice time, research, essays, tests, physical fitness, and nutrition.

The 2018-2019 academic year consists of three terms.

  • Spring term begins June 1, 2018 and ends July 31, 2018.?? This term contains one 5-day workshop.
  • Summer term begins August 1, 2018 and ends September 30, 2018.?? This term contains one 5-day workshop.
  • Winter term begins October 1, 2018 and ends April 30, 2019.?? This term contains four 4-hour mini-workshops.?? During this term, the students are also required to complete assignments and interact bi-weekly with their assigned faculty advisors to ensure progress is on track with stated goals.

Mission Statement

To fully prepare USBC youth bowlers who aspire to elite levels in collegiate, amateur, and professional bowling for optimal success.


Value Statement


Opportunity to learn from a faculty of very experienced and qualified USBC certified instructors who are all either Silver or Gold level

Opportunity to progress through a program specifically designed to prepare for bowling competition at the highest levels available

Opportunity to develop high-level skills and a deep level of understanding of the sport of bowling

Opportunity to fully prepare for a career in bowling performance at an elite level


Annual tuition – $1,795 tuition, payment plans available

o?? Option 1: pay tuition in full in advance at $1,795

o?? Option 2: pay tuition by trimester (spring – $710, summer – $710, winter – $400); total of $1,820

o?? Option 3: pay tuition monthly (11 payments); total of $1,870

Travel and living at workshops, additional apparel, practice time outside of workshops not included