Focusing on your footwork is vital when it comes to the game of bowling. A “drift” is when you start your approach in on spot and untintenionally end in a different spot each time. Bowling coach Stephen Padilla walks you through what to look for when someone says you have a “drift”.
Carolyn Dorin-Ballard and Bill Spigner provide bowling instructions for a bowlers starting position. See where you should angle your shoulders and where to angle your hips. Find out how a good start leads to a good finish! Learn a few different variations of upper body angles that you can do to change your swing path…Watch Now >>
One of the key components of understanding ball motion for a bowler is what Rod Ross calls a bowling ball release ratio. This is a ratio of how fast the ball is traveling down a lane in relation to how fast the ball is spinning. See an example of how a release ratio works and…Watch Now >>
The release is crucial to a bowler’s game. Bowling coach Lou Marquez discusses the distance between the ball and the ankle during the finish position and all of the ways it affects the release. When the ball is too far from the ankle in the finish position, it causes a loss of control in the…Watch Now >>
Bowling coaches Richard Shockley and and Coaching Carolyn Dorin-Ballard provide helpful tips on the finish position, focusing specifically on knee continuation. Richard demonstrates knee continuation and how it creates leverage and balance – something that is critical for shot repetition, and higher scores.Watch Now >>