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!

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What is Table Bocce?

What is table bocce?  Once you hear our big announcement on 11/3o you are going to want to know.

The short answer is, its bocce ball played on a pool table with billiard balls and pool cues.  Of course, I rarely just give the short answer …  So here’s more!

I described table bocce years back on a list of Turbo Bocce’s top 10 innovations (table bocce came in as the #6 innovation, FYI) like this . . .

Table Bocce is essentially bocce on a pool table. Its a lot of fun and this is how it works:

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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 »

Vegas Odds

 

I bet you’re wondering what your odds of victory in the playoffs are!

I found the mathematical formulas that a Vegas Sports Book uses to predict baseball games and guess what?  We keep all the necessary inputs to use their formulas!  This means we can find out find out how a Vegas sportsbook would handicap each one of our games!  And I’ve done exactly that!

After doing this for a few years I’ve found that Vegas is right more than they are wrong, but they are wrong plenty.  The really interesting part is that they rarely give the underdog a higher chance of winning, but when … Read More »