SIX-time world champion Paeng Nepomuceno has been named USBC Gold Level Coach at the International Bowling Hall of Fame and Museum in Arlington, Texas.
USBC managing director Neil Stremmel personally presented the award to the Filipino bowling great.
Nepomuceno is one of only 25 active coaches to receive the Gold Level award, with his life-sized photo placed at the entrance of the International Bowling Hall of Fame and Museum.
“Paeng is one of the most respected competitors in the history of bowling and he continues to give back to the sport through coaching,” said Stremmel.
“He is committed to teaching coaches throughout the world and we’re pleased to have him join the elite rank of USBC Gold coaches.”