Bowling coaches Lou Marquez and Stephen Padilla increase our understanding of bowling ball motion and provide pointers on how to make your game stronger. Observation of your ball as it reacts to the different phases of the lane will allow you to make adjustments to your game.
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 >>
Bowling coach Kim Terrell-Kearney speaks with research engineer Emily Troutman about bowling lane surfaces and hardness. Not all lane surfaces are the same and can create different ball reactions. Troutman explains the differences in color, surface and hardness, and shows how lanes are tested. She also shows how a bowling ball leaves a footprint on…Watch Now >>
Bowling hall of famer Carolyn Dorin-Ballard interviews coaches Del Warren and Randy Stoughton on the physical and emotional differences in coaching men vs. women. Physically, the men tend to be stronger in general compared to the women. As a result, it is crucial that women do the fundamentals and the technique more correctly because they are…Watch Now >>