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 release. Watch as Marquez works with a bowler and helps him to achieve the ideal distance between the ball and ankle, leading to a better release.
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 alignedWatch Now >>
Spend some time watching the world’s best bowlers, and you’ll notice that one of the components of their approach that they keep most consistent is the angle and timing of their balance arm. Bowling coaches Rod Ross and Kim Terrell-Kearney teach you what happens when you 1) swing your balance arm too early 2) swingWatch Now >>
Bowling coaches Rod Ross and Kim Terrell-Kearney teach you about some of the basic techniques you can employ when the bowling lane conditions start to change over the course of a game. It is critical for your score that you are able to predict bowling land conditions and changes in oil patterns ahead of time,Watch Now >>
Team USA Head Coach Rod Ross and Assistant Head Coach Kim Terrell-Kearney teach you how to create a more consistent approach to the line. By using two strips of tape to lay out a guideline to your approach, this drill will help you draw the ball back in a straight line rather than pulling itWatch Now >>