The quickest and easiest way to increase your average is to become a great spare shooter. Bowling coaches Rod Ross and Fred Borden provide helpful tips and techniques on how to improve your spare shooting and increase your conversion percentage.
Too many players focus on the strike ball and do not spend enough time practicing how to pick up spares. This can prevent improvement in their score. Coaches Rod Ross and Michelle Mullen outline three components to picking up that pesky corner pin. Watch this video to learn how angle, swing and ball reaction can help you pickWatch Now >>
When it comes to a strategy for converting splits, sometimes the smart move is to make sure you get two or three pins, instead of trying to make the split. Watch as Carolyn Dorin-Ballard describes various types of splits and the pins you want to go for on each depending on what you scored in the previousWatch Now >>
According to Rod Ross and Michelle Mullen, a bowler’s arsenal often is missing a key component – a plastic ball to pick up spares. Plastic balls create less friction with the lane and makes them more predictable. Bowlers should start out using these on the corner pins, and as their spare system advances, they can use themWatch Now >>