April 2010 Content Archive
Bowling Tips and Techniques Articles
Bring Your Best Approach to the Dance
Bowling isn’t ballet, but alignment, step cadence, knee bend, and balance are critical physical factors that determine a player’s performance on the lanes. The bowling approach can be compared to the movements of a ballet dancer: smooth, effortless, graceful, and,...
Gutters, Twigs, Bank Shots, and Sucker Bets – Part 3
Chalk up your cue and learn to play the bank
I borrow the term “bank shot” from billiards, where sometimes you have to shoot a ball into a side rail and bank it off to make a play. Often the best play in bowling is to bank the ball off...
Random Coaching Thoughts
From tape placement to swing slot
Every now and then, I collect my random coaching thoughts and compile these into a full article. This is one such article. Often, experimenting with different concepts to aid a bowler leads to a significant breakthrough for a single bowler...