Transitioning from League to Sport bowling can be tricky to navigate. Bowling coach Stephen Padilla discusses how to make this transition, as well as the differences between the two environments. The biggest difference is the challenge of the pattern you are going to bowl on. Sport patterns are more challenging than league patterns.
Rod Ross and Kim Terrell-Kearney present examples of different styles and entry angles in this video. Having the ball at the correct entry angle as it enters the pins gives you a better chance of striking. If you want to increase your strike percentage, this video is for you!Watch Now >>
Pat Costello and Carolyn Dorin-Ballard present a team drill known as walk the line. This drill focuses on players watching each other and helping improve your team’s accuracy. It is important for the bowler following you to know where you finished the previous shot. This will help you and your teammates improve.Watch Now >>
Coach Randy Stoughton and hall of famer Carolyn Dorin-Ballard compare coaching strategies when dealing with different skill levels. The skill level will determine a lot of what you say and how you say it. Watch Randy Stoughton in action as he demonstrates some strategies for coaching an intermediate bowler and an elite bowler.Watch Now >>