5 Best Bowling Balls For Beginners

It can be intimidating and difficult to choose your first bowling ball, but this article will simplify the process and get you on your way to bowling way more strikes.

Imagine getting strike after strike and having the ball do most of the work for you. Dial in your speed, swing, and release, and you will have no problems hitting that 200+ average that you dream about. Continue reading “5 Best Bowling Balls For Beginners”

4 Types Of Bowling Tapes And How To Use Them To Increase Your Average

Using bowling tape can make your release more consistent, and make your thumb fit properly. There are two types of bowling tape and both are incredibly useful. There is tape that goes¬†inside your thumb hole, and tape that goes directly on your thumb. Both types of tape have their uses, but they are used quite differently. This article will discuss the different types of tape, the benefits of each kind, and how to apply/use bowling tape. Continue reading “4 Types Of Bowling Tapes And How To Use Them To Increase Your Average”

How To Bowl A Hook

How to bowl a hook

Why throw a hook shot?

Throwing a hook shot gives you the best chance of getting a strike. To get a strike, you need to hit “the pocket” at an entry angle of 3-6 degrees. As you probably know, the lanes are covered with oil.¬† If you properly take advantage of the oil, you can have your ball skim across the oil pattern and hook inwards toward the pocket in order to get the entry angle that you need. Learning to throw a hook shot and get that entry angle is the number one thing that separates beginners from intermediate bowlers. Here’s how you do it. Continue reading “How To Bowl A Hook”