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Featured Bowling Spare Shooting Articles
Keep Spare Shooting Simple
System, technique, and practice
What makes a good spare shooter? Many people will consider it as someone who makes no more than one open per game. At the beginning level, this is a very good goal to have, but you shouldn’t be satisfied with...
Deep Spare Shooting
Why having a system is just the first step
Before we discuss how to improve your spare shooting, I’d like to go back to how I started my search for the best way for a bowler to make more spares. It all began with young and talented two-handers. When...
The Personalized Spare Shooting Method
Never worry about your spare game again!
Over the years, many coaches have introduced different spare shooting systems claiming to have improved the accuracy or repeatability of the process. Recently, Coach Joe Hoenig did a thorough review of the most popular spare systems out there, and I...
Spare Shooting: The Art of Filling the Box – Part 2
Strategies, philosophies, and best practices
In the first part of this series, we discussed ball choices, wrist supports, spare releases, and the mental game aspect of spare shooting. In this segment, we will summarize several different spare shooting systems, provide important considerations for each one,...
Spare Shooting: The Art of Filling the Box – Part 1
Equipment, release, and mental basics
We are bowlers. We know that there are lots of variables in our universe that have to come together to yield a strike. Many times—thankfully—they do all come together and we enjoy watching the entire rack succumb to our efforts....
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