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Targeting: Modern Bowling's Overrated Priority

This month, we are going to look at the concept of targeting and discuss its role in successful bowling. As a longtime coach, I have spent many hours both programming and deprogramming students to get their thoughts, practices, and beliefs...

A few easy ways to add a pin or two to your average

Sweat the Small Stuff!

Countless self-help articles and books tell us to take life easy, chill out, and—most importantly—don’t sweat the small stuff. But, as we know, the physical act of successfully propelling a bowling ball down a lane consists of nothing but small...

A collection of tips and advice for senior bowlers

The Long Road Home

In my last article, I announced that I was done writing instructional articles due to the fact that I can no longer bowl competitively. Between the comments on that article itself and the many, many emails that I received directly,...

Some Random Thoughts on Pin Carry

Pin carry is an important topic to bowlers. Whether or not all the pins fall consistently on pocket shots can have a huge impact on a bowler's scoring pace. A couple of corner pins left at the wrong time can...

An introduction to the pins, lane, oil patterns, and bowling balls

The Basics of Improving Your Bowling Game

So, you’ve been bowling for a while, but never really taken it seriously and now you want to get a little better. Maybe you’ve joined a more competitive league or you’ve finally been bitten by the practice bug. Or maybe...

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IssueArticle TitleAuthor
Targeting: Modern Bowling's Overrated Priority
Sweat the Small Stuff!
The Long Road Home
Some Random Thoughts on Pin Carry
The Basics of Improving Your Bowling Game
Preparing for Bowling Success
A Look at the 2017 USBC Open Championships
An Interview with Pete Weber
Help Your Coach Help You
An Interview with Ron Mohr
Ouch! Common Bowling Injuries and How to Avoid Them
The PWBA Round Table: Targeting Tips and Gripping Accessories
Gearing Up for Another Bowling League Season
Nine Common "Mistaykes" Made By Bowlers
Welcome Back to the Sport of Bowling - Part 1
Team Bowling
The Five Cs to Better Bowling
Taking a Bowling Skills Inventory
Achieving Your Goals in 2016
Every Bowler's Goal
Competitive Bowling and The Art of War
The Expense of a Missed Opportunity
What a Long, Strange Trip It's Been!
Determining Your IBSSN (International Bowling Skill Score Number)
The Effectiveness of the Three-Point Targeting With Quiet Eye System
Three-Point Targeting For Advanced Lane Play
The Secret Weapon of Champions
Using the Quiet Eye to Avoid Choking
Using a Quiet Eye is the Key to Improving Target Accuracy
Targeting for Left Eye-Dominant Righthanded Bowlers
Random Coaching Thoughts
Neurology and Bowling
The Easy Side of the Lane
Charting a Path to Success
Where and How to Apply Tape and How to Score on Wet/Dry House Shots
What I Did On My Summer Vacation
Stocking Stuffers
Quick Fixes and Preps for the Upcoming Season
How to Achieve Greater Consistency
Dear Diary - Part 2
Dear Diary - Part 1
The Constant of Execution
Last Minute Advice for Junior Gold
Who Says Bowling Isn't Physically Demanding?
New Year's Resolutions for Bowlers
Athlete or Bowler?
An Interview with Marshall Holman
Attributes of an Outstanding Collegiate Player
How Four Top Open Championship Bowlers Found Success
Ten Incredibly Quick Minutes
Performance Analysis to Improve Your Game - Part 2
Let's Play Twenty Questions
Stuff To Do, No Matter What - Part 3
Stuff to Do, No Matter What - Part 2
Random Thoughts
The Long Term Development Model
How to Arrive at More Meaningful Analysis Data
How to Knock 'Em Dead in Baton Rouge
Performance Analysis to Improve Your Game - Part 1
An Interview with a Pro Bowler Turned Coach
Common Questions About Reaching Breakthroughs
Learning From Defeat
The 12/5/3 Bowler Development Model
Our Body Clock
Ball Weight, Ball Speed, Pin Carry, and Wrist Braces
The Well-Accessorized Bowler - Part 2
The Well-Accessorized Bowler - Part 1