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Weekly Coaching Tip

Purposeful Practice Practice on your own Make sure NOT to practice your faults. Set an objective for each practice exercise, use a scoring/measuring method Not more than 30 minutes for each individual exercise. Practice means just that, NOT a fun roll up where the result is more important than the technique used P R A …

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Stance – Try a more upright stance to get more power. The increased body movement will add extra weight. By adopting a lower stance better weight control on shorter ends or faster greens will be achievable.

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Back-swing – Adjusting the length of your back-swing is one of the most important methods of weight control. Basically the bigger the back-swing the more momentum will be transferred to the bowl from the pendulum swing and the bowl will travel faster. A small, slow back-swing will allow great control for short ends and fast …

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National Singles

Ealaba National Indoor Singles will be held over the weekend 25th – 26th September 2021 at Tamworth IBC. ENTRY FEE will be £5 DRESS CODE Ealaba shirts white trousers/shorts If you require a shirt there will be some available to purchase at £20 A meal will be available both days. SATURDAY Quiche, New Potatoes, Salad …

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Watch your bad shotsWeight control is a mental process. You have to give your brain as much dataas possible so it can calibrate the correct distance – and hence weight.We’ve all done it. You release the bowl and in your head you say “Ahhh!That’s rubbish” (or out-loud in my case!). It is a natural reaction …

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Work on your line control Are you having problems with your weight control? Maybe the problem is actually your line control. A shot a metre wide of the jack will come up short with correct weight. Correcting your line and compensation of the “incorrect weight” from the first shot….. you will be a yard heavy. …

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