The grip is an important component of your swing. Bowling coaches Hank Boomershine and Kim Terrell-Kearney demonstrate a pressure-point drill to improve consistency and repeatability in throwing shots. It is important that you keep the bowling ball in a place on your hand where you know you can make a good shot. This drill has the player focusing on the feel of their shot by figuring out where certain pressure points are during their swing.
The thumb is the first finger that exits the bowling ball during the release. This is often referred to as thumb or release timing. In this premium video, Scott Pohl, owner of On Track Pro Shop, displays the difference between good and bad thumb timing and provides training drills. Good and Bad Thumb Timing Good…Watch Now >>
Hank Boomershine and Kim Terrell-Kearney demonstrate how to release the ball using the one-step football drill. This drill is used to teach the bowler how to get into a good finishing position. By slowing the motion down, the drill allows the player to really feel what their hand and arm are doing at the release.Watch Now >>
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 >>