Bowler Ratings

PatternStTwCr
Oily:X.XX.XX.X
Medium:X.XX.XX.X
Dry:X.XX.XX.X
Sport:X.XX.XX.X

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

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General Info

Brand:
Name:Summit Peak
Reviewed:January 2024
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Coverstock Specs
Name:TX-23 Pearl Reactive
Type:Reactive Pearl
Box Finish:Reacta Gloss
Color:Goldenrod / Mint / Iridium
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Core Specs
Name:Centripetal HD - AI
Type:Symmetrical
RG:2.46
Diff:0.056
Int. Diff:0.000

Storm’s new Summit Peak is the follow-up to the very successful Summit. Using the same Centripetal HD weight block and AI outer core as the original, the Summit Peak features the TX-23 Pearl coverstock. Finished with Reacta Gloss, the Summit Peak provided slightly more hook than the Journey at its box finish, and it matched up best on our medium and dry test patterns.

Stroker

Stroker had the best reaction out of the three testers with the Summit Peak. On the medium oil test pattern, he found that he could stay straighter with his angles and see the shiny coverstock dig into the midlane and make a strong move at the back end. His ball stayed on its line to the pocket very well with the shiny box finish, and it did little to change the pattern by itself. After duller balls had gone down the lane, he had to move farther inside and swing it more, with less hook and back end than the Virtual Energy Blackout, but more hook than the Journey.

The easy length provided by the Summit Peak made it a viable option on the dry pattern for Stroker. He started closer to the center of the lane on the fresh, sending the ball outside. It didn’t jump too hard at the back of the pattern, but it became difficult to follow his own transition from that far inside. Later in the session, he could switch to the Virtual Energy Blackout to go around the lane a bit more, or he could stay straighter with the

Additional Storm Summit Peak Resources

Click here to visit Storm's website to read the manufacturer-supplied information on this ball. Also, see below for the manufacturer-produced promotional video for this ball.

Please remember that our reviews are solely based on our own testing and that you may sometimes find differences between our comments and ratings and the manufacturer's claims. Links to these manufacturer resources are provided here strictly for convenience purposes.

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