Are you frustrated watching others throw a great hooking ball and can’t quite figure out how to do it yourself?
The USBC Bowling Academy put together these eight tips to help beginners understand the release, which is often considered one of the most difficult concepts to grasp in the sport of bowling.
You’ll learn the many varieties of releases and the how the release has evolved through the years, all while discovering how other parts of your game can have a cause and effect on the release.
There is something for every beginner in this set of inspirational tips.
To help you find the tips that best suit your needs, here’s a list of the tips and the starting point in the video where each begin:
00:06 – Getting Your Hand in the Ball
01:25 – Four Releases
04:17 – Release Drills
08:55 – Thumb Timing
16:44 – Lower Body and the Release
20:54 – The Modern Release
27:08 – Getting Under the Ball
31:21 – Release Ratio