Let Go of Me!

The various release styles of effective bowling

Let Go of Me!

One thing is certain in bowling: in order to knock down pins, you have to let go of the ball. Get it off your hand. Release it. But how? Let’s start with… The elite release In recent years, there has... [Read More]

Do It Your Way…

Mostly, that is!

Do It Your Way...

I always make a big deal about The Rule of Fours. That’s the coordination of a basic four-step approach with four basic upper-body motions: out, down, back, and forward, bowling ball in-hand. But in my most recent article, I also... [Read More]

One, Two, Three, Four

There, you're a bowler!

One, Two, Three, Four

Let’s go back in time. You’re in high school, and your teacher has dropped a pop quiz on you. This test is a tough one, so you must choose your answer carefully. Which of the follow statements is most correct?... [Read More]

How to Practice at Home

How to Practice at Home

As a carefree teenager in the 1960s, I bowled at least 200 games per month. But times change, of course, and now I’m fortunate if I get to bowl even half that number in a year. Some of us can’t... [Read More]

GPA: Practice with a Purpose

GPA: Practice with a Purpose

I recently watched a few local hotshots in a practice session. These guys are all 220+ average members of the THB/THS Club: Typical House Bowlers on a Typical House Shot. All righthanders, they are very successful practitioners of The Stand... [Read More]