Success is a smooth, accurate release
- Find tough practices on easy lanes. Spigner, Bill // Bowling Digest;Aug99, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p36
Discusses how to maximize a bowling practice regimen on easy lane conditions. Best way of loosening up bowling muscles; Need for bowlers to understand how the lane condition changes as play continues; Practice of different releases.
- Adjust with your hand, not the ball. Bohn III, Parker // Bowling Digest;Dec99, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p24
Describes proper hand and wrist positioning in bowling. Common positions for beginner or novice bowlers; Positioning during a backswing; Adjustment of the cupped position; Use of side release.
- You Never Stop Improving Your Game. Spigner, Bill // Bowling Digest;Jun2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p24
Gives tips on improving bowling technique. Refinement of mechanics of delivery; Aiming for increased efficiency in shots; Selection of bowling ball; Getting the ball off the thumb hole when rolling a semi-roller.
- Grade Yourself in Summer School. Edwards, Jeri // Bowling Digest;Jun2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p28
Presents self-improvement tips for bowlers. Personal checklist on stance and technique; Importance of a correct start to timing of approach; Fundamentals of armswing and release.
- Today's Game Is Built on Creating Hook. Bohn III, Parker // Bowling Digest;Oct2000, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p20
Focuses on the different bowling techniques used by bowlers in the United States. Advantage of the hook approach in creating a bigger pocket and knocking pins; Importance of the proper hand position to generate greater power with the fingertips and wrist; Emphasis on ball control and power to...
- A Soft Touch or a Strong Punch? Bohn III, Parker // Bowling Digest;Feb2001, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p18
Compares the use of power and finesse in bowling. Advantages and disadvantages of each approach; Benefits of hooking the ball; Differences between a straight and a hook-ball bowler.
- Success Is All in How You Approach It. Jowdy, John // Bowling Digest;Feb2001, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p30
Focuses on the creation of a solid, rhythmic approach in bowling. Trademark approaches of legendary bowlers; Footwork necessary in an effective approach; Execution of an ideal approach.
- The perfect game. Waldrop, Judith // American Demographics;Feb94, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p4
Reports on the construction of the National Bowling Stadium in Reno, Nevada. Features and facilities; Source of funds for the construction and maintenance; Statistics on growth in the bowler market; Contract between the city of Reno and the American Bowling Congress and the Women's...
- Pins & puns. // Bowling Digest;Oct98, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p58
Presents news briefs related to bowling and bowlers in the United States, as of October 1998. Includes approval of the use of colored pins; Bowler Brian Voss' performance at the Johnny Petraglia Open; Forecasts on bowling fads.