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The 11th Frame: Airport-style moving walkways to help bowlers navigate lengthy walk to South Point Bowling Plaza

JEFF RICHGELS | Posted: Monday, November 21, 2016 8:00 am

Mike Monyak, who runs the bowling operations at South Point, mans the control desk at the Bowling Plaza. Photo by Susie Fever.
As I detailed in this story, South Point Bowling Plaza is a magnificent facility geared for bowlers. But it does have one drawback — the long distance, some of it slightly uphill, to get from a public casino entrance to the Plaza. That drawback will be less for the 2017 United States Bowling Congress Open Championships than it was for the 2016 USBC Women’s Championships, as South Point is building airport-style moving walkways covering the roughly 120 feet that is on a slight...

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