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How to Hook a Bowling Ball

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Take Your Normal Approach
Carolyn Dorin-Ballard approaches the lane.

Carolyn Dorin-Ballard takes her normal approach.

Photo courtesy of PBA LLC

If this is your first time using a reactive-resin ball, you’ll probably find you’re already throwing a hook. The more you bowl, the more you naturally start to throw a hook. A reactive-resin cover stock will bring that out.

Regardless of the ball you’re using, take your normal approach to the foul line before you start your swing.

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