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Featured Bowling Spare Shooting Articles
Playing the Percentages
Bowling is a game of percentages. A lot of the more tech-savvy bowlers among us keep track of their various percentages and stats using apps on their smartphones. Many veteran bowlers who don't formally keep digital records of their stats...
Bowling in a Parallel Universe
Creating the correct targeting angles for spare shooting
During my many years spent coaching youth bowlers on the lanes, a common yet often misrepresented concept is that of parallel lines. It is my belief that this misconception is initiated by the visual perception created by the lane itself....
The Shadow Pin Spare System
A spare shooting system for modern high average bowlers
Living in Las Vegas where there are over a dozen bowling centers, most of which have over 60 lanes, I get the opportunity to watch good bowlers every day. Whether in leagues, tournaments, pot games, or practice, I believe the...
Never Shoot a Single Pin Again
Bonus: How to make the bucket and washout
This philosophy will, if you use it faithfully, practically assure you don’t miss a single pin spare again. It’s not that you don’t know how to shoot the 2 pin or the 4/7, for example. You absolutely know how. You’ve...
Fast and Furious Changes in the Game of Bowling
Spare shooting, layouts, and surfaces
The television finals from the World Series of Bowling held last November really set competitive bowling on its ear. Allegations of shot carving and purposely destroying other bowler’s choices have the PBA considering other options including, I would imagine, limiting...
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