, The site for the fans, by the fans....
Sponsored Links


Sponsored Links

Topic Options
Rate This Topic
#198825 - 01/05/18 12:04 PM Good advice from my brother!
Jason_C Offline
Junior Master

Registered: 11/15/17
Posts: 34
A/S/L: 41/M/New York
Prior to suffering severe nerve damage in his left forearm, my brother was a damn good league bowler.

Over the past couple of months I have been averaging somewhere between a 565 and 580 for a series. These are great scores for where I came from. The other day I threw a set and shot a 507. I kept racking my brain ready to change everything about my game. Did I need to speed this up or slow that down. My brother looked at me and said "Hey dummy, if you beat your average every time you bowl, it wouldn't be your average. Sometimes we bowl below our average and everything is fine. That is why it is an average."

It is a very simple and obvious statement but it stopped me dead in my tracks and made me realize that I don't need to change everything just because I went out there and had one day below average. I knew having a smart big brother would come in handy some day... haha

#10100 - 1 second ago Sponsored Links
Sponsored Links Online   content

Registered: Fri Aug 27 2004
Posts: 10100
A/S/L: Mountain View, CA
#198826 - 01/05/18 04:13 PM Re: Good advice from my brother! [Re: Jason_C]
Dylan585 Offline
2X Virtual League Champion

Registered: 03/18/14
Posts: 293
A/S/L: 20/m/ny
Amen to that!
2 handed stats:

High game: 288 (2 times now!)
High series: 710
Average: 197

Bag: Original Burgandy Hammer, Genesis the judge, motiv Forza gt, motiv Arctic sniper


Moderator:  Angel, Community Manager 
Savings That Support
We need your help!
Rather than begging for donations we're asking you to do one simple thing to help keep these forums running smooth:
When shopping for anything on or eBay please use these links to go to the web sites.

This won't cost you a cent!
You'll still get the exact same low prices, deals and free or low cost shipping; it doesn't change anything for you at all! The items do not have to be bowling related; all purchases made through these links help us! and eBay will pay us a small commission for every sale and it's helping us cover the expenses. Recent Posts
Creative Bowling Solutions Power Finger Grips
by Dennis Michael - Today at 12:31 AM
Last Online 10 days ago
by Dennis Michael - 06/18/19 04:45 AM
2019 Summer Leagues
by wronghander - 06/17/19 10:58 PM
2019 USBC Open Championship's Las Vegas
by wronghander - 05/26/19 11:58 PM
Terms Of Use
Use of this community signifies your agreement to the Community Standards and Conditions of Use.

About | Contact Us | Advertise With Us | Site Map
Use of this website constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. | Material Connection Disclosure

Copyright © 1998 - 2019 - usrbingeek LLC | Copyright Policy, BowlingFans, The Right Approach, Kegler's Connection, Tour411, BallBeat,,, and Bowling News You Can Use are trademarks of usrbingeek LLC. All other trademarks and tradenames are property of their respective owners.