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  • July 2015 Ask Bob

    July 2015 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob June 30, 2015 at 8:47 am 0 comments

    July 2015 Ask Bob  By Bob Korth       Q. I have been having a terrible time with my right side spares lately. I am right handed and usually a good spare shooter. Now all of a sudden I am pulling the ball and can’t seem to stop. Do […]

     
  • Ask Bob Sept 2014

    Ask Bob Sept 2014

    Ask Bob September 13, 2014 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

    Ask Bob Sept 2014 Q. I am having problems with the thumb hole of my ball. I have lost a little weight and it is now too big and I have to squeeze the ball to hang on. I don’t want to go to the expense of plugging the ball. […]

     
  • Ask Bob May 2014

    Ask Bob May 2014

    Ask Bob April 25, 2014 at 12:43 pm 0 comments

    ASK BOB By Bob Korth 5-01-2014         Q. I have a problem with my hand sweating this causes me to drop the ball and I lose control. What can I do to stop this problem? A. You can purchase a hand dry bag at your local pro […]

     
  • ASK BOB 3-01-14

    ASK BOB 3-01-14

    Ask Bob March 14, 2014 at 2:01 pm 0 comments

    ASK BOB 3-01-14 by Bob Korth   Q. I have a bowler on my team that takes forever to throw his shot. I have asked him why do you take so much time? His answer is I am going through my checklist. I think taking that much time is rude. […]

     
  • Ask Bob February 2014

    Ask Bob February 2014

    Ask Bob February 3, 2014 at 5:46 pm 0 comments

    ASK BOB By Bob Korth 2/1/14 Q. I have fallen into a mid-season slump and can’t seem to shake it. Got any idea’s on breaking slump’s?   Slump’s can be one of the hardest things in our game to get over. If you ask 100 people how to break a […]

     
  • December 2013 Ask Bob

    December 2013 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob December 2, 2013 at 4:25 pm 0 comments

    December 2013 Ask Bob By Bob Korth 12/01/2013 Q. I just saw on line that the PBA is going to oil the lanes with a blue colored dye. Is this true? And what do you think about this?     A. Yes the PBA is going to try the blue […]

     
  • November 2013 Ask Bob

    November 2013 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob November 3, 2013 at 9:41 am 0 comments

    ASK BOB By Bob Korth 11/01/13   Q. I seem to bowl great in league but whenever I try a tournament things never see to go well. I have tried to stay positive and not lose my confidence but nothing seems to work. Help!   A. I can tell by […]

     
  • August 2013 Ask Bob

    August 2013 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob August 6, 2013 at 11:47 am 1 comment

    August 2013 Ask Bob By Bob Korth Q. I know you have used Thumb Carpets in the past. Do you still like them and use them? and if so where can I get them.? A. Yes, I still use Thumb Carpets I have used them since 1998. Since using them […]

     
  • July 2103 Ask Bob

    July 2103 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob July 8, 2013 at 3:38 pm 0 comments

    ASK BOB by Bob Korth 7/01/13   Q. I have always been amazed that a 15 or 16 pound ball would deflect as much as it does when contacting a 3 and ½ pound pin. Do you know how this happens?  A. The pin is sitting on a base of […]

     
  • May 2013 Ask Bob

    May 2013 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob May 10, 2013 at 11:09 am 1 comment

    ASK BOB 5/01/2013 By Bob Korth Q. I know the USBC moved into new headquarters in Arlington, Tx. I was wondering if you have been there and what’s the Hall Of Fame look like and how is the Training center? A. I am on a trip around the country and […]

     
  • March 2013 Ask Bob

    March 2013 Ask Bob

    Ask Bob March 1, 2013 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

    Editors Note:  Above 180.com is proud to welcome Bob Korth to the Above 180.com Team, Bob’s “Ask Bob” columns provide great insight for bowlers of all averages.  To ask a question of Bob write to askbob@gmail.com           Q. I am having problems with sticking on the […]