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Need help...

Postby avgwhiteguy » Fri Apr 01, 2011 8:24 pm

I've just started playing about 3 weeks ago. I'm a short stocky guy and i have a hard time getting the whip and acceleration that the tall and lean guys get... it seems like all the pro's have a long and lean body structure, so I'm asking how could I get more whip/acceleration with short arms. on a RHBH, I seem to hyzer it and drive about 200' to 300' dependent upon the throw... I feel like i can throw a thumber or hammer farther than my BH. Any suggestions???
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Re: Need help...

Postby Beetard » Sat Apr 02, 2011 9:32 am

Read the combining concepts thread that is right near this one in this technique section.

I usually cause more confusion by trying to explain things. Just look at those tasty diagrams and see if there are specific things you do not understand.
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Re: Need help...

Postby jubuttib » Sun Apr 03, 2011 4:43 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6sujH3jVF0Q
BW isn't really the epitome of short and stocky obviously, but he's far from the lanky fellows like Climo.
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Re: Need help...

Postby Redisculous » Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:08 pm

Look for DGDave's video in the critique section too :)

Read the maxing at 300' thread and the incomplete super secret technique, if you're willing to put that much time into it.

You talked about the whip..... when you crack a whip there is only tension at the start, when you snap the handle forward to get the end of the whip up front, and at the crack at the end. All the stuff in between is fluid and tension-free.
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Re: Need help...

Postby Parks » Sun Apr 03, 2011 6:09 pm

Garrett Gurthie isn't too far from short and stocky, and he throws bigger bombs than just about anyone. You could check out video of him.
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