How to learn to play billiards?
Games / / August 12, 2017
- money to buy billiard accessories (if you train at home) or rent a billiard table (if the training will take place in the billiard club)
- good coach
- Perseverance Knowledge of the rules of the game
to properly learn to play billiards, to start you need to decide where you will learn the basics of the billiard art.It is better if it is a prestigious billiards club with a large number of its member professional billiard business.If such is not found, it is possible to confine and guide to the game of pool (but the result may not meet your expectations).
Then you need to get acquainted with the rules of the game.The aim of any kind of billiards is pocketing balls into the pockets (at the corners of the basket and on the sides of the pool table).The most common type of billiards is "eight".In the beginning, the balls are racked: Ball number 8 in the center, with a solid angle, with another - striped, and the other balls in random order, if possible, wi
Once you have learned the rules of the game need to master practical skills and the right rack grip the cue in the game of billiards.Hold the cue should be as follows: thumb gently presses it to the base of the index and middle fingers, and the free fingers (pinkie and possibly unnamed), relaxed and bent close.They can not come into contact with the cue, but must touch each other.Do not straighten them and bulge, this creates unnecessary tension brushes.The result is a half-clenched fist, with the cue does not apply to most of the surface of the palm and the thumb joins the index and middle, forming a continuous ring.Inside this ring on top must be a visible gap between the cue and the joint of the thumb - about half a centimeter.The grip must be both compact and light.Stand in billiards is also playing a major role.Single Player correct rack does not exist.Your body's position depends on the height of the table, impact direction, ball location, and so on.The only thing that must be considered is the load should fall on your feet, and cue - to move parallel to the table.The rack should be easy and natural for you.
The last thing you need to learn, to learn to play billiards - a technique strikes the ball.There are several types of stroke: a blow to the center of the cue ball, hit the central, decentralized blows hit the cue ball above center ( "roll forward", "screw top"), hit the cue ball below center ( "brace", "lower screw").All of them are widely used in any kind of billiards and are based on one position - the correct calculation of the trajectory of the ball flight.During prolonged exercise, you will be able to master these techniques easily and will use them in the game of billiards.
Good luck and victories!