Play Your Best Straight Pool is the most comprehensive course on the game ever published. This 416 page book provides the reader with 355 illustrations that makes it easy to learn the game's shots and strategies. Playing pinpoint position is the heart of straight pool. The book contains 72 diagrams devoted to controlling the cue ball. A big chapter on pattern play will show you how to read the table and plan your runs. To achieve high runs you must be able to play break shots effectively. Over 50 illustrations cover virtually every break shot that you'll ever encounter. A special chapter illustrates all of the concepts of position play and patterns as it takes you shot by shot through a 28-ball run. Chapters on strategy and safety play will help you to take control of the table. Several strategies and practice routines which isolate specific skills will help you to develop a complete game. Finally, you will be provided with a game plan that will help you break your all-time high run record.
Learn the Secrets of Straight Pool
The most comprehensive book on Straight Pool ever published
Designed for players of all levels of experience and skill
355 diagrams make learning fun and easy - 416 Big Pages
New Players Guide identifies sections for new comers to learn first
1 Position Play (72 diagrams)
Teaches you about precision cue ball control.
2 Pattern Play (106 diagrams)
How to read the table and plan your runs
3 Secondary Break Shots (16 diagrams)
Take the danger from breaking clusters
4 Cluster Management (9 diagrams)
How to separate small groups of ball
5 Break Shots (54 diagrams)
All about the game's most important shot
6 How to Run a Rack (16 diagrams)
The three phases of a rack
Two complete racks of 14.1 analyzed, shot-by-shot
7 Safety Play (27 diagrams)
Win the battle for control of the table
8 Strategy (10 diagrams)
Play smart and outthink your opponent
9 Shotmaking (26 diagrams)
How to adapt your game to Straight Pool
10 Learning to Play Straight Pool (16 diagrams)
How to make the most of your practice time
11 All About High Runs (8 pages)
How to set your personal record high run
Phil Capelle is the world's best and most prolific billiard instructional writer. His three books on pool total 1200 pages, with several more in various stages of development. He has been voted the top billiard instructional writer by the readers of Pool & Billiard Magazine the last two years. His column has appeared in every issue of the magazine since May, 1996.
In June of 1996, his Play Your Best Pool was voted one of the three best instructional books ever by Billiards Digest only 6 months after it was published! His books have been widely praised by world class players, major pool publications, numerous industry experts and, most importantly, readers like yourself whose games have benefited from his teachings.
Mr. Capelle has been continuously involved in the sport as a player, teacher and student since 1969. He is one of the original members of the BCA Certified Instructors, having joined the program in 1993. In 1995, Mr. Capelle founded Billiards Press with the singular goal of providing serious students of the game with the finest instruction possible.
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Descrizione libro Billiards Press, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0964920425
Descrizione libro Billiards Press, 2001. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 964920425
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