• 1:44

    Thumb Timing aka Release Timing

    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…

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  • 1:45

    Coaching Technology for Better Bowling

    Improving your game has never been easier and technology plays a leading role in expediting advancement. Scott Pohl, owner of On Track Pro Shop, explains what technology bowling coaches use to help improve a player’s game faster and easier. Smartphones and Tablets When looking to improve your bowling game you need to start with what…

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  • 5:00

    One-Step and Slide Drill

    The “one-step and slide” drill is a way to demonstrate what a proper finish position should look and feel like. Bowling coach Mike Dias explains the importance of using your lower body throughout the finish position while your upper body comes along for the ride. Dias explains the drill with a bowler who is upper…

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  • 5:35

    Optimum Release Techniques

    Bowling coach Mike Dias demonstrates how to achieve an optimum release with a unique training tool. The use of the training tool allows you to concentrate on this one specific area of the game without having to exert excess energy throwing shots down the lane. Dias shows an example of a bowler that has a…

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  • Youth One Step Bowling Drill for Added Momentum
    2:11

    Youth One Step Bowling Drill for Added Momentum

    Working with youth bowlers who are new to the sport is a matter of building from the basics. More often than not, the mentality toward bowling is that you can just step up to the lane, throw the ball and start to figure out your form with practice. But we want to reverse that logic…

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  • 7:09

    Balance Drills for Proper Bowling Release

    Do you want to execute a proper bowling release? Well, bowling coaches Carolyn Dorin-Ballard and Bill Spigner present a few bowling drills to help you improve your balance in your release position. Go through of the bowling drills provided and learn how to practice these drills with consistency. Practice these drills in front of a…

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  • 3:41

    How to Release a Bowling Ball

    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.

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  • 2:55

    Warm Up Bowling Drill

    Richard Shockley speaks with Carolyn Dorin-Ballard and presents a good warm-up drill for all bowlers. You will be able to feel the correct motion for your release and learn to keep your elbow close to your body.

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  • 6:22

    Keeping Your Bowling Grip Pressure Consistent from Shot to Shot

    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…

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