You’re the next Griff Sanders … who is Griff Sanders?

If you came to our indoor bocce open house, you got to watch the movie Blackball – a comedy starring Vince Vaughn and James Cromwell based on the true story of a bocce player who received the longest ban in sports history.

Bryan Mullane receives his triple crown award with the opening scene of Blackball on in the background.

If you’ve never seen Blackball I suggest watching it on Amazon now. You’ll see a lot of things you recognize, including the main character, Cliff Starkey, playing bocce on a crappy field littered with beer cans … Read More »

Indoor Bocce Open House!

First the big news … Turbo Bocce WILL have an indoor bocce league this winter! Its going to start January 9th.

This league will involve both traditoinal court bocce and table bocce and we will be giving out arcade credits as prizes weekly! Tuesday’s will be our big social day, but you will also be given a pass so you can come in and play your league game any day of the week at any time . . . and all this will be FREE!

Second, … Read More »

2017 Triple Crown Point Totals

As bocce season winds down, its time to give out the final triple crown standings for 2017. The triple crown of bocce consists of the three biggest and most competitive annual bocce tournaments held in Syracuse, and is comprised of a one on one tournament, a two on two tournament, and a four on four tournament.

The first triple crown event was the one on one tournament held Saturday July 16th. HERE is a recap if you don’t remember much about it.

We give 3 points for coming in first place, 2 points for coming in second place, and 1 point for coming in third place … Read More »

Tips to GUARANTEE Italian Fest Victory For Your Team!

Turbo Bocce, sadly, lost the Italian Fest last year, and I’ve got to say that losing is not my jam (if you were wondering, my jams are Jock, Space, and Pearl,) so I’m going to share some secret bocce wisdom GUARANTEED to result in ultimate victory at Italian Fest.

Tip #1: Always think one step ahead, like a carpenter who makes stairs.

Tip #2: Sting like a bee. Do not float like a butterfly; that’s ridiculous.

Tip #3: Sometimes you’re better at bocce when you drink. Its like playing darts, driving a zamboni, or running away from an out of control zamboni.

Tip #4: If you want your bocce ball to hit the pallino, just pretend you’re Dick Cheney shooting at his friends … Read More »