New Years Resolutions (1/3/12)
Ah, the first week of the new year. The time when you can wash away all those bad habits and bad ideas from the last 12 months in one fell swoop with the almighty New Year's Resolution.
Now there's all sorts of resolutions that can be made, but since we're talking pool and I'm here to try and convince you to buy stuff, we're going with the "play better pool" resolution. I've got some stuff that may not make you a "world beater", but will probably help you beat your friends (which is all most of us want to do anyway). And if you don't like my recommendations, our buddy Samm Diep decided to chime in with some of her own too. So, without further ado, I present you with our first gratuitous sales pitch of the year - Training Tools:
The Action Toxic Training Ball
I thought about pimping the Jim Rempe ball in this email, but sometimes I feel like I mention that thing every other week, so instead I'm going with the Toxic Trainer.
It's got all the English training zones and definitely gets the job done, but what I like most is that it reminds me of Lloyd Kaufman's 1984 schlocktacular Toxic Avenger flick.
New Break and Run 3 DVD Set
Practice Pro Pocket Reducers
Play Your Best Pool by Phil Capelle
Samm Diep - Training Tools for Champs
With every new year comes new resolutions. If "become a better pool player" is one of the items on your list then here are a few of my favorite training aids that will help with your endeavor. These seven savvy tools are staples in my personal pool library and teaching bag... Keep Reading
(editor's note: yes, we do sell almost all of Samm's favorite tools, but we had no part in the selection process for this article. Great minds just think alike.)