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This is the edition with a publication date of 10/22/2007.
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Whether you arediscovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your game, this valuable overview will improve your skill, self-control, and all aspects of your bowling game. Each chapter includes easy-to-reference key points and detailed color diagrams. Written from an expert's perspective, it presents yet another addition to the highly successfulCrowood Sports Guideseries.
John Bell bowled professionally for England for twenty-one years (outdoor 1978-1998; indoor 1983-1996), and for his native Cumbria for nearly forty years. He has competed in five World Championships, in two Commonwealth Games, and has won four World gold as well as two bronze medals. Along with many other honors, John has held the British Isles, European and English outdoor singles titles. He managed the England men's outdoor team at the 2002 and 2006 Commonwealth Games. He resides in Cumbria.
Table of Contents
|Introduction to Bowls|
|Development of the Game||p. 8|
|Getting Started||p. 10|
|Choosing Your Equipment||p. 21|
|Skills and Techniques|
|Grip and Delivery - The Absolute Essentials||p. 34|
|Playing the Shots||p. 61|
|Playing the Game|
|The Four Playing Disciplines||p. 82|
|Positional Play||p. 91|
|Playing with Confidence||p. 104|
|Playing on Different Surfaces||p. 106|
|Top Tips||p. 111|
|Fitness and Well-Being|
|Exercise and Recovery||p. 116|
|The Game of Bowls - Other Popular Derivations||p. 120|
|Useful Contacts||p. 123|
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