International Art of Bowling and The Circle
Bill is a Coaching Specialist
Bill is IAB's Coaching Specialist and is heavily involved in The Circle which is the subscription based learning resource of IAB. The Circle features personalized training and tips, video analysis, live chats, forums, special guests, webinars and more to help you improve – even from a distance 365.24.7. The Circle membership has closed now but to be put on the waiting list for future re-openings CLICK HERE to sign-up.
In February, 2014 Bill became part of the International Art of Bowling (IAB) and The Circle Tech Team joining IAB Founders USBC Silver Level Coach, 2013 PBA Player of the Year, and 2014 Tournament of Champions and 2014 USBC Masters Winner Jason Belmonte and USBC Silver Level Coach, 3-time World Bowler of the Year, and 2012 USBC Queens Champion Diandra Asbaty; and nationally acclaimed pro shop specialist Joe Cerar, Jr. Through their one and two day Bootcamps IAB offers bowlers world-class coaching and video-analysis on many topics such as lane play, lane adjustments, fundamentals, ball fit, swing assessment, ball reaction, and the mental game. CLICK HERE for a nice overview of IAB and The Circle.
The Circle Opening a Huge Success!
The re-launch of The Circle was a huge success and the map below shows where The Circle Members are from – 35 countries including Switzerland, Vietnam, and even Brunei.
College Bowling Cheatsheet
Need help in figuring out how to increase your chances of getting into the bowling college of your dreams? Then CLICK HERE to get IAB's "College Bowling Cheatsheet" and start working on your high school to-do list and learn what you should be doing to prepare for college bowling.
Elite Youth Tour
Are you a competitive youth bowler looking for tournaments to bowl? Then check out IAB's Elite Youth Tour. The tournaments cost $50 to enter and there are age divisions for both boys and girls. CLICK HERE to go to eliteyouthtour.com for more information and how to enter future tournaments.
The IAB Sessions Clinic
The IAB Sessions are one-day Clinics that focus on sharpening your fundamental skills. There is much hands-on personal on-lane coaching from Bill and Diandra incorporating drills, video taping, and Bill's ball fitting analysis and taping methods.
IAB Studio 300 Clinic
For a longer training session consider a Studio 300 Clinic for two days of coaching, classroom, mental game, grip assessment, equipment fitting and taping adjustments, and on-lane instruction including video analysis.
The pictures below are from the Studio 300 Clinic that was held at St. Charles Lanes, St. Charles, IL April 23-24, 2016.
Road to College Bowling
Want to bowl in college but have so many questions – How do I make a recruiting video? Can I get financial aid? or What's the difference between NCAA, NAIA, NJCAA and Club level bowling teams? It can be overwhelming so IAB has done the work for you with their new Road to College Bowling online course. You'll get a list of every college in the US that has a college bowling team – including contact information, what you should ask college coaches and how to obtain scholarship dollars. CLICK HERE for more information and to view a brief video of IAB's Road to College Bowling.
Road to Reading Lanes
As IAB's Coaching Specialist, Bill just finished writing a three part series called "Road to Reading Lanes" on how to read lanes better. CLICK HERE to read Part I about how to read lans side to side; CLICK HERE to read Part II about how to make adjustments through transition on a house shot or strong blend; and CLICK HERE to read Part III on advanced adjustments for house shots and strong blends. Want more help? CLICK HERE to go to the IAB website and sign-up to receive tips in the future.
10 Tips to Excel at Junior Gold
Want some help from IAB's Jason Belmonte and Diandra Asbaty on how to bowl better at Jr. Gold? CLICK HERE to go to the IAB website and get IAB's "10 Tips to Excel at Junior Gold".