Bowler Ratings


Bowler ratings are from 1 to 10 in order of Stroker (ST), Tweener (TW), Cranker (CR)

Note: Ratings are only available to our premium members.

General Info

Coverstock Specs
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:2000 Wet Sand / Power Gel Polish
Color:Red / Black; Green / Purple
Core Specs
Int. Diff:0.000

Motiv is adding to their entry level price point with two new pearl Ascent releases. These two new color options are added to the previous Purple/Pink combination and the Solid Ascent from last season.

These two new Ascents gave us the best line to the pocket on the dry test pattern. The polished pearl coverstock provided easy length through the heads with just enough recovery at the back end. When we get balls that have low flare potentials, most of the time Stroker will actually be left of Tweener in an attempt to keep the ball from going away from

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About The BTM Ball Testing Team

The BTM Ball Testing Team is led by Eric Martinez. Our team of three testers has thrown and reviewed hundreds of bowling balls for Bowling This Month. When not testing balls for BTM, Eric owns and operates University Pro Shop in San Antonio, TX and he is an avid competitive bowler. Click here to learn more about how we test and review bowling balls.