Why It’s Almost Impossible to Make a 7-10 Split in Bowling | WIRED
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Published on: Friday, September 27, 2019

Why It’s Almost Impossible to Make a 7-10 Split in Bowling | WIRED

The dreaded 7-10 split is by many accounts the toughest shot in bowling. WIRED's Robbie Gonzalez went to the U.S. Bowling Congress to meet a pro bowler, an engineer, and a robot named Earl, to find out why it's actually Almost Impossible.

Read more of Robbie's reporting at WIRED.com: https://www.wired.com/story/whats-the-hardest-shot-in-bowling-its-complicated/

Special thanks to the U.S. Bowling Congress in Arlington, Texas, and the Yerba Buena Bowling Center in San Francisco.

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Why It’s Almost Impossible to Make a 7-10 Split in Bowling | WIRED

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  • ghosts gaming

    ghosts gaming

     5 minutes ago

    You know your supposed to unplug the machine before crawling in

  • Talentz oP

    Talentz oP

     16 minutes ago

    My dad once had a 7-10 and he threw it as hard as he could and the ball went in the gutter right before hitting the 10 pin. So much spin on the ball it made the ball come out the gutter and hit the 10 pin and kept going and hit the 7 pin. Hit both pins with the ball. Didnt count. But it was insane

  • Nora Palfi

    Nora Palfi

     9 hours ago

    Aaaqqj aaå

  • Christian Tyrone

    Christian Tyrone

     17 hours ago

    I did it once in elementary school... I had no clue what I had done.

  • Dark Raven

    Dark Raven

     23 hours ago

    How do you even the Greek Church? It’s looks almost impossible to even get into that situation in the first place

  • SSuperAnt

    SSuperAnt

     1 days ago +1

    3:52 mans talking about luck and hits the 8 ball in lmao

  • Anthony Pugliese

    Anthony Pugliese

     1 days ago +1

    I made it and I’m only 9

  • Negameleon

    Negameleon

     1 days ago

    I did the 7-10 split when I was a sperm like 57 times I didn't know how rare it was huh

  • James Rogers

    James Rogers

     1 days ago

    Done it

  • patrick sohacki

    patrick sohacki

     2 days ago

    I know why: pins far apart

  • Cameron Crawford

    Cameron Crawford

     2 days ago

    I've hit one of those before didn't know how rare it was lol...

  • Ali Alemadi

    Ali Alemadi

     2 days ago

    Almost impossible, that means it is possible 😂

  • Donal O'Gorman

    Donal O'Gorman

     3 days ago

    I did it and I am 10

  • Link Gamer12

    Link Gamer12

     3 days ago

    really in theory, you can pick up the 7-10 more consistently if you can hit the inside angle as close to 90* as possible. this can bounce the pin off the FRAME of the lane, instead of the curtain. making the gutter your only obstacle on the rebound. i picked up my 7-10 while playing at a birthday party with that lucky shot

  • Quantum Blues

    Quantum Blues

     4 days ago

    I made the 7-10 split once when I was in 5th grade. I was never able to do it again.

  • Luke S

    Luke S

     5 days ago

    2:55 tell that to Sean Rash, he did just that during a qualifying round last year https://m.youtube.com/results?search_query=sean+rash+7-10

  • SACHIN BHATIA

    SACHIN BHATIA

     5 days ago

    I DID IT! IN MY SLEEP!!!

  • preciousjey

    preciousjey

     5 days ago +1

    The Greek Church? Try the Catholic Church!

  • preciousjey

    preciousjey

     5 days ago +1

    You cannot make that split with them tight pants.

  • sterling gray

    sterling gray

     6 days ago

    Ben blatt need some eye drops