Who is Ole Roy?

Ole Roy — the person — is a born tinkerer. No matter what he touches, he’s soon mulling over how to make it work even better. So, it isn’t surprising that, as he enjoyed a game of bowling, he began to think about how typical bowling ball cleaners might work under one set of lane conditions — but not another.

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You can send a check for [amount] per bottle at Ole Roy’s, PO Box 3345, Lorain, Ohio 44052.

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Early History of Bowling

According to the International Museum of Bowling, a British anthropologist named Sir Flinders Petrie discovered a “crude form of bowling” in an ancient Egyptian tomb. Continue Reading.

Team Ole Roy’s promotes the sport of bowling

We don’t just make ball cleaner; we put our money where our mouth is! We have sponsored local teams and national tournaments. We contribute to fundraisers that help spread the sport throughout the country. We are proud to help both our community and the sport that we love.

Ole Roys Bowling Team

Ole Roy

Ole Roy — the person — is a born tinkerer. No matter what he touches, he’s soon mulling over how to make it work even better. So, it isn’t surprising that, as he enjoyed a game of bowling, he began to think about how typical bowling ball cleaners might work under one set of lane conditions.