Preseason Recap

We had a huge turnout on Tuesday to the point where 16 sets of bocce balls were all being used at once!

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Everybody in attendance fell into one of two categories. The new people interested in learning how we play, and the people who desperately want to beat these guys:

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For you newbies, this is Robb Jones and Mark Streiff, last years Turbo Bocce champions. Right now you might identify with the group who is just here to check out the league and have … Read More »

3 Great Ways to Make the Most of Playing Bocce at Sharkey’s

We have officially moved from playing bocce at Onondaga Lake Park to playing bocce at Sharkey’s Bar & Grill in Liverpool.  Here are three ways to make the best of the switch.

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Option 1:

Show up at Sharkey’s at 4pm and enjoy Sharkey’s happy hour deal (which is 2 for 1 EVERYTHING) until happy hour ends at 6pm.  Then come play bocce.

If you are lucky enough to get out of work early, I recommend showing up early to Sharkey’s because they have the best happy hour in town.  Whatever you buy you get two of, and that goes for top shelf stuff, shots, wine, craft … Read More »

Top 10 Turbo Bocce Innovations

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Its time to brag a little. In our league’s ten years we have changed the game of bocce for the better. We’ve made bocce quicker, more exciting, and more fun. We’ve added more strategy and skill to the game of bocce, and we did it with creativity and innovation. To commemorate this, here are Turbo Bocce’s top ten innovations.

Number 10: B.E.E.R. Rating

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The Bocce Extreme Efficiency Rating, or BEER Rating (more acronyms!) is a statistical analysis of a bocce players overall dominance. It takes all sorts of … Read More »

Sharkey’s Big Bocce Build

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about the possibility of moving to a new field and I feel an explanation is in order. So here it is, complete with pictures!

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Last year we played at Onondaga Lake Park which had a lot of space and parking, but also a lot of geese. This year we have an opportunity to improve our situation thanks to Sharkey’s buying some extra land and working to make it favorable for bocce.

If you have been to Sharkey’s recently you might have noticed the construction equipment. Its there for us!

Bulldozing a parking lot ... <a href = 'http://turbobocce.com/sharkeys-big-bocce-build/'>Read More »</a></p>
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