Apps to Improve Your Game

With today's market going mobile, Apps help you keep pace, but did you know you can get Apps to track your game or help with your coaching?

And a Mobile App is better than browsing the web on your mobile because it's much faster.  It takes a second to launch a Mobile App.  It can take up to several minutes for a Mobile website to load in an area with bad reception.  Here are a few that we have had recommended to us.

Coach's Eye

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 6.0 or later and all android devices running 4.0.3 or better.

Coach’s Eye is hand-crafted by a small team, passionate about helping coaches and athletes take their game to the next level.  Record it.  Break it down.  Get better. 

Coach’s Eye makes instant feedback possible on the field or on the go.

Key features:

• Video capture (SD, HD or HD+)
• Import from Camera roll, email or other app’s including Dropbox
• Instant video analysis – Slow motion, play back, side-by-side analysis, mark videos by drawing lines, circles, arrows and add audio commentary.
• Video sharing – Email, text, Facebook, twitter, YouTube, airplay and other app’s such as Dropbox, Edmodo and Evernote.

CoachMyVideo Mobile

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 5.0 or later.

CoachMyVideo.com is another app designed to help coaches, athletes, trainers, instructors, etc. make better use of technology and in particular mobile devices for easier video-instruction: in real-time or across time zones.

Key features:

• Slow-motion, frame-by-frame video playback with zoom
• Forward / reverse / pause / & 3-second instant-replay
• Access videos & images directly from your camera roll
• Capture & save full-resolution image from any video-frame
• Email video clips in HD or email longer low-resolution videos.

BowlSheet 2

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 5.1 or later.

Marketed as ‘a serious app for serious bowlers’, it’s a revolutionary scoring, tracking and statistical system for iOS devices that supports single player AND multiplayer games (team).

Key features, these can be recorded against multiple players:

• Record pin by pin, ball by ball shot making
• Record tournament and centre specific information, including:
     o Lane surface
     o Approach surface
     o Oiling pattern
• Record shot specific information, including:
     o Ball used
     o Targeting information – setup, slide, dot/arrow target, breakpoint
     o Actual shot information
• Record equipment/arsenal information, including:
     o Drilling specs – span, sizes, pitches
     o Ball brand and name
     o Ball specs – surface, pin, weight block
     o Ball layout – PAP, dual angle layouts
• Post and share game statistics, oiling pattern markups and equipment information via Facebook, Twitter, email and a variety of other mediums
• View and filter statistics, including:
     o Shot percentages – Strikes, spare, first ball leaves, open frames, commonly missed spares/pins
     o Yearly, tournament, league averages
     o Averages based on oiling pattern and centre.

Bowling Stats Manager

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 6.0 or later.

Bowling Stats Manager is an app designed to help bowlers keep track of their bowling scores to help analyze and improve their bowling.  Designed by a tournament bowler for all bowler skill levels, it is designed to be easy to use and provide a diary style tool for recording games.

Key features:

• Enter all your leagues for detailed results - by summary of leagues as well as all leagues bowled collectively
• Simple or detailed data entry:
     o Simple – enter your game scores only to produce stat results
     o Detailed – frame by frame results including pin combinations for strike and spare shots
• Equipment guide – list your bowling balls and see which balls give you the best results
• Enter your costs as well as money won to show your profit/loss for the season
• Optional enter games won and lost associated with each event to track your winning percentage
• The following stats are automatically calculated with every game entered:
     o High games
     o High Series
     o Winning %
     o Series results
     o Games bowled within series ranges
     o Average for each game
     o Total paid and total won.

Coach's Play Book

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 5.0 or later.

CoachMyVideo.com was founded in 2009, with a team of athletes, coaches and technology specialists to help coaches, athletes, trainers, instructors, etc. make better use of next-generation consumer electronics and other mobile devices for easier video-instruction: in real-time or across time zones.

Key features:

• Slow-motion, frame-by-frame video playback with zoom
• Forward / reverse / pause / & 3-second instant-replay
• Access videos & images directly from your camera roll
• Capture & save full-resolution image from any video-frame.

Perfect Game

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, iPad running iOS 3.1.2 or later.

Perfect Game is an iPhone, iPod touch and iPad software for everyone who loves playing tenpin bowling and wants to improve his/her game results.

Perfect Game transforms your iPhone into a bowling game data (score, targets, balls, clubs, etc.) recorder and analyzer.

Perfect Game builds score charts, displays remaining pins, calculates all of the bowling games related numbers like series and events total and average, number of strikes, spares and splits, and more.