What are the dimensions of the lane in tenpin bowling?
The distance from the beginning of the approach to the foul line
must be at least 15 feet. From the foul line to the center of the
#1 pin spot is 60 feet with a tolerance of 1/2 inch allowed. From
the center of the #1 pin spot to the beginning of the pit is 2
feet, 10 3/16 inches.
Lane Length - From foul line to the pit, it is 62 feet 10
3/16 inches (not including the tail plant).
Lane Width - the lane width from beginning to end is 41-42
inches (usually counted as 41.5 inches). Including the channels
(gutters) the lane must be between 60 inches and 60 1/4
Approach - from the foul line to the beginning of the
approach, the length cannot be less than 15 feet.
Pin Spacing - Each pin must be 12 inches from each other
center of pin to center of pin.
A Baby Split- the pins are 25.5 inches away from each