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Featured Bowling Spare Shooting Articles
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....
The Pocket Displacement Method
A mathematical approach to converting spares from the strike line
As you read this, summer is quickly approaching. If you want to improve, summer affords you a check-in opportunity for reflection and evaluation. It is the perfect time to take stock of your current game, assessing its strengths and weaknesses,...
Spare Shooting For the Rest of Us
Tips for developing YOUR best spare game
Let's start with a huge generalization: most of us could probably stand to improve our spare games. We know that spare shooting is important, we know we should consistently practice our spares, and we know that certain spare shooting techniques...
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