Four PBA Stars to Take “A Walk in the Park” at Six Flags to Raise Money for Children’s Charities

by Bill Vint May 21, 2010 03:32

JACKSON, N.J. – Four Professional Bowlers Association stars are going to take a “Walk in the Park” on Sunday, June 13, to raise money to benefit Cure Kids Cancer and Children’s Miracle Network.

Seven-time PBA Player of the Year Walter Ray Williams Jr. of Ocala, Fla., representing 900 Global; 33-time PBA Tour winner Norm Duke of Clermont, Fla., representing Storm Products; 15-time PBA champion Jason Couch of Clermont, Fla., representing Ebonite International, and two-time PBA Women’s Series titlist Carolyn Dorin-Ballard of Keller, Texas, representing Brunswick, will participate in a one-mile walk through Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson to raise money for the children’s charities.

The walk will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern. Each of the players, who will participate for their respective sponsors in the GEICO Team Shootout “Manufacturers Cup” competition June 11-12 at Six Flags, will be trying to individually raise money for the two children's charities.

If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution on behalf of your favorite PBA star, visit and click the "Support A Walker" button.

Brunswick, Ebonite, Storm and 900 Global will each field teams of PBA stars for the made-for-television Baker team match play competition that will be contested on June 11 and 12 on specially-constructed lanes outdoors at Six Flags. The 15-segment series will air on ESPN on Sunday, June 27, starting at 2:30 p.m. Eastern; Saturday, July 3, at 2 p.m.; Sunday, July 4, at 1 p.m., and Sunday, July 11, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

Admission to the GEICO Team Shootout hosted by Six Flags Great Adventure is included in the price of admission tickets to the theme park. For admission information, visit

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