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Welcome Back to the Sport of Bowling – Part 2
A lot has changed since you were last here!
Welcome back to Part 2 of, well, the Welcome Back to the Sport of Bowling series (click here for Part 1). I started this series because I have had so many bowlers in the last couple of years contact me...
Some Thoughts on Bowling Ball Surface Wear and Lane Oils
Understanding ball motion and lane transition are important factors in reaching your optimum scoring potential. Many things are occurring simultaneously that alter ball motion. Namely, the lane oil is depleting and the ball surface is changing, as I discussed in...
The PWBA Round Table: Bowling Ball Selection and Matching Up
Featuring Carolyn Dorin-Ballard, Bryanna Cote, Elise Bolton, and Heather D'Errico
In this month's round table discussion, our focuses are bowling equipment selection and matching up to different conditions. First, I asked three PWBA players how they decide what bowling balls to take to tournaments. We then discussed what changes they...
This Ball is Too Weak, This Ball is Too Strong, This Ball is Just Right!
What number of bowling balls is right for you?
Very few modern bowlers show up for league today carting only one bowling ball. There are several reasons for this. Some bowlers may really believe that they need more than one ball to be successful in modern bowling and they...
Bowling Ball Strategies
Strengths and weaknesses of common plans of attack
Unbeknownst to you, the first time you decided to take more than one bowling ball to bowl league, you were beginning the long process of developing a bowling ball strategy that is unique to you and your game. While this...
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