Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
  • HOT NEWS
Tourist Object: The Museum of Le Mayeur (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:34)
Art & Cultural: Nusa Penida (Wednesday, 02 September 2015 03:32)
Tourist Object: Kendran Village (Monday, 31 August 2015 08:35)
Activities: Bangli to hold tangerine festival (Monday, 31 August 2015 08:33)
Activities: 2,000 kites enliven Sanur International Kites Festival (Monday, 31 August 2015 08:31)
Activities: Let’s Dance Competition @ Hardrock Hotel Bali (Monday, 31 August 2015 08:28)
Activities: Special application for tourists, iWOW launched (Monday, 31 August 2015 08:27)
Activities: Club Bali Suites @ Kota Bunga (Wednesday, 26 August 2015 00:42)
Activities: New Cooperation With Waterbom Bali (Wednesday, 26 August 2015 00:38)
Tourist Object: Waterfall emerges after avalanche (Monday, 24 August 2015 02:43)
Banner
You are here: Home News & Info Sport and Recreation Coconut Bowling, Want to Try?
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com










Coconut Bowling, Want to Try?

Coconut Bowling Want To TryAre you accustomed to play bowling? Once upon a time, you must try the coconut bowling located in Rumah Bali, Tanjung Benoa, Nusa Dua. This game is similar to bowling, but the tools and the method of playing are different. Foreign tourists are very pleased to play this game because it is made from safe and natural materials.

This kind of game poses the later development of traditional game named pande or medayung that was frequently played by kids on the Island of the Gods. It was formerly a game of children at Jimbaran, Tanjung Benoa and Nusa Dua village.

By and large, this game is played in the afternoon after coming home from school and finishing help parents in the fields, feeding cattle and doing other routine activities. The tool in use is stone where it is played in group and there is a winning and losing group.

However, today in the coconut bowling game the stone has been replaced with bamboo as coconut pin and coconut serves as a ball. In the game, no one loses and wins. If a player is managed to knock down all the bamboos amounting to 12 pieces, he or she will receive tremendous applause.

The distance of bamboo to the point of throwing is around 7-8 meters. The floor is in the form of fine gravel, so it will feel gentle on foot. This game can be undertaken in turns. No bet is involved and it is purely the sport of brain and limbs.

There are two ways to play the game. Firstly, a player can throw the coconut by hand directed at the standing bamboo. And secondly, a player can use the feet. First of all, place the ball (coconut) at the top of the foot. Then, it is swung and thrown. The second way is difficult, but is the most preferred by travelers. In short, the game is really absorbing. (BTN/015)

Leave your comments

Guest
Friday, September 04, 2015
0 characters
terms and condition.
  • No comments found

Check-in date

Check-out date

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com
Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by ZooTemplate.com

Gallery

Joomla Templates and Joomla Extensions by JoomlaVision.Com
image
image
image
image
img
img
img
img

Facebook

Subscribe

If you want to get / keep follow of the latest information from BALI TRAVEL NEWS, please register your email via SUBSCRIBE this form.

Twitter

Find US on Mobile Apps

appstore

googleplay

appworld

windowsstore