Meet James Blackstone, a self-taught bowler and creator of the Precise Bowling Targeting System (PBTS). James is a member of the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) and who devised the PBTS to improve his bowling accuracy, consistency, and overall game. James considers himself as a part time - part time - bowler with family and business being a higher priority!
James was born in Richmond, Indiana and grew up in Dayton, Ohio. Today he makes his home in Kennesaw, Georgia. He is married to his wife Martina of 31 years and has three children, Alexis, Antoine and Andjulon.
A novice bowler at the age of 20, James joined his first league when he was 21 and turned professional five years later. He continues to bowl on the PBA tour today. Throughout his bowling career, James achieved many milestones, including but not limited to:
James was Inducted into the Greater Dayton Bowling Association Hall of Fame in 2005.
69 Perfect games of 300 (2 PBA 300's)
15 Games of 299
28 Series of 800 or Better
Career-High series of 868 (289-279-300, April 2009)
Georgia State Bowling Record 2012: Team Series - 3829, Team game - 1342
2017 Proprietors Cup - Ace Mitchell Team Challenge Champions!
James is a two-time winner of "The National Bowling Association" prestigious Bill Rhodman Memorial Central Regional Classic, and the winner of the 2004 Bill Rhodman Memorial National Singles Classic Roll-off Championship.