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The Pro Skills Drills Boot Camp Tactics diagrams and explains different drills to practice that will increase your playing abilities along with aiding your mental game for increased consistency.This spiral bound training guide will give you the confidence you will need to execute crucial shots and run out racks.
Bought to you by Dominc "The Drill Instructor" Esposito whose helped thousands of players to get to the next step in their game.
This spiral bound book of drills lays nice and flat on the table for easy reference. It is a hit among league and recreational pool players alike.
The Pro Skills Drills "Last 2 Ball Drills" is meant to help players improve the set up on their winning shots. Many games are lost because players didn't set up the key ball in the right position to win. That's why Dominic "The Drill Instructor" Esposito came up with this 52 skills drill book. With over 100 different shots it's sure to help you with positioning the key ball to go straight in on that winning shot. There is nothing worse than hanging your last ball and giving your opponent an easy win. These drills will help you to prevent that scenario.
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This 14 page booklet is a nice little companion to have if you are just starting out. It covers a couple different basic skills you will need such as your cue grip, stance, your bridge hand, applying english and some basic shot and planning position. It also explains the rules and basic concept of 8 and 9 ball. It was written by George Fels with Alvin Blick and published by the BCA.
"Play Your Best 9 & 10 Ball” by Phil Capelle is a complete textbook on 9 and 10-ball strategies. This book is recommended by some of the best known people in the pool and billiards industry. This spiral bound book includes 120 lessons on 10 ball, 230 plus illustrations of the pros. 70 black cue ball patterns from pro 10 Ball as well as over 100 key position routes and so much more.
When it comes to playing great pool, they say that "aim is the name of the game". Aim plays a huge part in pool, but it is more than just aim that matters. You have to do more than just simply aim. You need to know what you're aiming for and how to properly aim. That's where the Pool Power Shot System comes into play.
Unlike other books that cover a wide variety of topics, this book is focused on one singular topic - aiming. The Pool Power Shot System is 36 pages of instruction and diagrams that will teach you an aiming system that is both highly effective and easy to learn.
There are literally millions of different shots that can come up when you're playing pool, but the reality is that they're all derived from the 99 shots listed in this book. Written by legendary pool player Ray "Cool Cat" Martin, the book was originally published in 1977, but almost 30 years later it continues to be one of the most important books for pool player who want to elevate their game. Simply put, it is a must read.
Master bank shot artist Freddy Bentivegna teaches the lost art of bank shots in his billiards masterpiece "Banking with the Beard". In this book, you'll start with the basic building blocks of banking: angles, aiming, speed and English. With numerous diagrams and illustrations, you'll work your way through the basics to master shots including 3 rail and "Z" banks.
The BCA Official Rules & Records Book contains the World-Standardized Rules for 8-Ball, 9-Ball, 14.1, One Pocket and many other popular games, along with fully illustrated schematics, diagrams and sketches. In addition, the book includes BCA Hall of Fame biographies, tournament results and records and instructional tips.
The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards is a comprehensive, authoritative and hands-on guide to pool and billiards.Written by "Dr. Dave" Alciatore, this 270+ page book features over 250 illustrations and photographs to visually explain all the principles of pool. Perfect for novices and experts alike, The Illustrated Principles of Pool and Billiards is a great resource for any pool player.
Pro Skills Drills Book - Cue Ball Drills Speed and Position Control is the first in a series of training books from BCA Hall of Famer Nick Varner and Dominic “The Drill Instructor” Esposito. This book contains 54 practice drills guaranteed to help improve you game and confidence. Each drill is explained clearly with both word descriptions and visual illustrations. These are drills that sharpen your skills while correcting your weaknesses. They designed to fine-tune your focus and playing consistency.
As the first monthly magazine to cover the world of pool and billiards, Pool & Billiard Magazine is the sport's oldest monthly magazine and boasts the largest readership of billiard businesses, players and fans. Learn More
This official team manual from the APA is an absolute must for any APA player. This 107 page book covers everything you'll need to know as an APA player including details on the league, rules, scoring and a detailed discussion of the APA's trademarked equalizer handicapping system.
"Play Your Best Pool: Secrets to Winning 8-Ball & 9-Ball” by Phil Capelle is a complete textbook on 8-ball and 9-ball strategies. This book is recommended by some of the best known people in the pool and billiards industry, including #1 Ranked WPBA Pool Player Allison Fisher.
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