If you want to play five-pin bowling you’ll have to go to Canada, as that is the only country where it is played. A man called Thomas Ryan, in response to people’s complaint that ten-pin was too hard, invented the game of five-pin in 1909. The owner of the bowling alley simply cut five pins […]
Bowling a right side spare is just as easy as bowling a left side spare – only you do it in reverse. Care must be taken to remember to line up with the remaining pins, not straight as you would for a strike. Look carefully at the group of pins that is remaining and decide […]
Focusing your mind on the game will help you to develop and improve your technique and also help to win competitions. Every one has an inner voice that tells him how good or bad he is doing – or being. If your inner voice is constantly detrimental, then you need to take control of it […]
Getting Right Equipment And Maintaining It. Weight And Finger Hole Placement Are Factor In Ball Use.
There is not very much equipment needed for bowling, but it is still important to have the right size and fit. A bowling ball and the correct type of shoes are basically all you need. Some people also like to wear a type of fingerless glove to aid the grip, but this is optional. Getting […]
Footwork is an important aspect of your bowling game. If you get the feet out of sync, then it will put your timing and delivery off, not to mention interfere with that important back swing. If you are right-handed, then you will start off on the right foot. If you are left-handed just reverse the […]
Every athlete should do warm-ups and stretches before training or performing to prevent strain and other injury to muscles, joints and tendons. When bowling, many parts of the upper body are used and also the knees. If a bowler does not warm up and stretch properly they risk serious injury that could take a long […]
There will be many times that you don’t make a strike with your first bowl and that will bring you to a spare. Your question then will be, ‘How do I knock down the pins that are left to retrieve the situation and get the highest score possible?’ How To Bowl Left Side Spare? When […]
What Is Bowling Handicap? It Rewards Less Experienced Players For Trying By Giving Them Chance To Win.
Handicaps are mostly used in league play and individual leagues usually decide how they are to be formatted. Some are done on the average score of an individual and some done on team averages, but the rules books will explain what is the favored handicap system. What Is Bowling Handicap? It Rewards Less Experienced Players […]
The back swing is all part of the approach; all elements should work together smoothly so that the ball is delivered in the correct manner – one that will hit the target, knocking down as many pins as possible. It will be helpful for the beginner to practice swinging his arm in the correct manner […]
The moment of the finish is the most important part of the whole game. All you’ve done leads up to this moment, and hopefully the ball will successfully hit its target. However, there are some things you need to remember to ensure the finish is executed smoothly and properly. Finishing And Following Through. Allow Your […]