Apr 20, 2018  
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PHED 121 - Bowling

Semester Offered: Fall
0.5 unit(s)
This is a beginning-bowling course designed to introduce physical education students to basic skills and knowledge involved in bowling. The course includes instruction in selection of bowling equipment (bowling balls and shoes), approach and starting positions, the pins including their numbers and names, their arrangement and how they fall, and the fundamentals for the approach and delivery of the ball. The fundamentals of the delivery include starting position, the push away, footwork, arm-swing: both back swing and forward swings, the release of the ball, finishing at the foul line, and the follow through. Also covered include mechanics of the hook ball, strike angles, spare angles, increasing and decreasing speed of the ball, aiming methods emphasizing the spot bowling method of targeting, keys of major faults and minor faults. 

Additional fee may be required.

Two 75-minute periods.

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