Bob Daubney started selling bowling trophies in the 1950's as he set pins at the Bowl-la-Tourium in Troy, NY while he was attending High School at LaSalle Institute. In 1954 after High School he went to work as a lane man in a 16 lane center in Albany, NY. In the summer of 1956 bob started working for AMF building new lanes throughout the Northeast United States. In 1958 he took the job as a Pro at Bowling Green Lanes. It was 1959 that Bob opened his first store on 135 North Pearl St in Albany, NY selling balls, bags, shoes, and trophies. In 1961 he opened his billiard factory on Broadway St. in Albany, NY. In 1968 he moved his store to #4 Fuller Rd. where he did business until 1985 at which time he purchased a 50 lane center called the Bowlers Club. In 1986 he opened his present store in Rt. 9 Latham, NY and operates there to this day. Along Bob's long trip he has bowled many high scores, joined the PBA in 1960. Bob decided then to make his career in selling balls not rolling them for a living.
He is a member of Albany Bowling Hall of Fame, a holder of a national record of highest 3 game total score. To this day he still works with bowlers and teaches classes. bob gives his success to his family and him many friends and associates who have helped him over so many years. Also, Bob Daubney's is among the top 5% of companies doing business continuously for 55 years in the United States.
Thank you for visiting our web site and sincerely hope you come to visit us at our Latham store. You may check on some of our suppliers for more information on some of the products we carry and the products we can order that we cannot stock.
Our phone number is 518-785-3555. Call for our seasonal store hours. We have special TV commercials on our web site at all times. Our ads appear in all the local newspapers from time to time. Bob Daubney supports over 100 charities each year and donated a $10,000 antique pool table to the ABC Hall of Fame. Hope to meet you and see you soon.