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Featured Bowling Practice Articles

Tips and tricks to make the most of your practice

Preparing for the Upcoming Season

Are you ready to take your bowling game to the next level this coming season? Perhaps with the breaks due to COVID-19 restrictions, you have found yourself feeling uncomfortable on the lanes? My guess is most people were in the...

Five key elements of successful long-term practice

Making the Most of Your Practice

Back in 2015, the PBA's Xtra Frame asked various professional bowlers about their practice habits. While some made light of the question initially, we can see from the answers that most elite pros tend to increase their practice sessions in preparation...

On-lane and off-lane training to prepare for the PWBA season

A Process for Competition Readiness

When setting goals and making training plans, it is important to know where your bowling game is at the start. For me, the opportunity to bowl in the recent PWBA Kickoff Classic series provided an excellent opportunity to compete and...

Getting started

Five Simple Steps to Mastering Lane Play - Part 1

Every bowler wants to improve their decision-making on the lanes, from the beginning bowler just learning about oil patterns to the professional who is looking for those extra hits that make the difference between a check and a missed cut....

A look at the SPORT model of skill acquisition periodization

The Science of Improving Your Bowling Skills

As a coach, I constantly review training techniques in other sports as well as review sport science research to improve my understanding of training methods and practice effectiveness. This commitment to looking outside of our sport expands my thinking and...

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IssueArticle TitleAuthor
Preparing for the Upcoming Season
Making the Most of Your Practice
A Process for Competition Readiness
Five Simple Steps to Mastering Lane Play - Part 1
The Science of Improving Your Bowling Skills
25 Common Bowling Errors - Part 2
Preparing for Tournament Season
This Is the Comeback
Improving Your Bowling With Off-Lane Training - Part 1
Getting Ready for the USBC Open Championships
Challenges for Improving Your Bowling Practices
The Four Categories of Bowling Practice
Mind Your Bowling - Part 2
Physical Game Drills to Improve Your Bowling - Part 1
Practice: Not for the Fainthearted
The Coaching Round Table: Four Steps vs. Five, Sport Pattern Tips, and Better Adjustments
The PWBA Round Table: Conquering the Challenges of the 2017 Season
Movement Patterns and Feedback in Bowling Training Sessions
The PWBA Round Table: Tackling the PWBA Off-Season
How to Practice at Home
The PWBA Round Table: Improving Weaknesses and Practice Regimens
Unlocking the Bowling Talent Code - Part 2
GPA: Practice with a Purpose
Unlocking the Bowling Talent Code - Part 1
Building Skills
Staying Behind the Ball Better and Getting the Most Out of Practice Sessions
Random and Blocked Practice Strategies
Suffering the Bowler Blues?
The Walkabout
How to Train on a House Shot
How to Best Spend 10,000 Hours
To Be At Your Best, Do Less
How to Design a Productive Practice Session
Where is Your Next Level?
The "T" Word - Part 1
What to Do in Your Spare Time...
The "T" Word - Part 2