Fran Varin a software engineer by trade, is an avid bowler, a USBC Silver Certified Coach, and drilling technician. He is a member of the New England Bowlers Association (NEBA). AMF Cranston Lanes is his home center where you can usually find him coaching, bowling or drilling at Strike F/X Proshop He is also the head coach for the R. I. Flyers Sport Scratch Division and Bryant University.
He has a lovely wife and three daughters, two of which bowl. Courtney attended Delaware State University and bowled collegiately for them. She was coached by Fran, Jon Van Hees, Tracy Ward, Kim Terrel-Kearney, and Ricki Williams-Ellison. Rebekah bowls for Monmouth University under Coach Karen Grygiel. She is a former member of the R. I. Flyers Sport Scratch Division.