Bowling coach Rod Ross discusses the Seven-Shot System for bowling lane oil patterns with Coach Lou Marquez. They explain that the system can be used to determine the characteristics of an oil pattern, allowing bowlers to make adjustments based on the outcome of each shot.
Every bowler’s game is different, so it is important to understand how body angles affect a proper bowling release and, ultimately, how many pins you knock down. Bowling coaches Rod Ross and Kim Terrell-Kearney diagnose the swing styles and rev rates of three bowlers to teach you how to further adjust your body angles during your…Watch Now >>
Who says left-handed bowlers have it easy? Just because they use different parts of the lane to reach the pocket doesn’t mean that left-handed bowlers have it easy. However, while their end goal is the same as right-handed bowlers, left-handed bowlers do have to look out for separate aspects on the lane in order to…Watch Now >>
Bowling pros Rod Ross and Chris Barnes demonstrate why it is important to focus on keeping your non-ball side shoulder forward during your approach. You can accomplish this by turning your palm down when you follow through to counter balance the motion of your swing arm. Accurate, consistent bowling begins with keeping your shoulders aligned…Watch Now >>
The long lane oil pattern is generally the most difficult lane condition to play, especially when the oil is in transition. For most bowlers, the trouble with a long lane oil pattern lies in navigating the roll and skid with proper ball motion. Shape your shot according to the conditions, and you give yourself a…Watch Now >>