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Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 10:51 PM
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Posted By Imac007
The importance of principles.

The idea of taking the game into practice goes well beyond the development of motor skills. Decision training is about deliberate practice plus focused outcomes. The advantage over traditional drill...
Forum: Main Forum Yesterday, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Imac007
I also found this link in the instructors forum. ...

I also found this link in the instructors forum. It fits right in with the music theme and current topic.
Forum: Main Forum 10-20-2020, 05:08 PM
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Posted By Imac007
I think this is an underexplored element of...

I think this is an underexplored element of expertise. There are tons on books and research papers on self paced target sports, of which I consider pool one. Even team sports often have penalty...
Forum: Main Forum 10-18-2020, 04:03 PM
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Posted By Imac007
A variant I developed for 8 ball practice...

A variant I developed for 8 ball practice involves when there is a miss. Instead of resetting the shot or pushing the miss to the hole, I treat it as a turnover by an opponent. It echos your ďnot...
Forum: Main Forum 10-17-2020, 03:47 PM
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Posted By Imac007
Forced piano lessons from age 7. Daily practice...

Forced piano lessons from age 7. Daily practice 10 months a year. Was forced to play a piece perfectly three consecutive weekly lessons to advance to next level. Used mastery learning. Played from...
Forum: Main Forum 10-16-2020, 03:26 PM
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Posted By Imac007
Years ago I was asked after a lay-off what was...

Years ago I was asked after a lay-off what was the main difference I noticed. My response was that I had to think about my mistakes I was no longer making them without thinking.
Forum: Main Forum 10-16-2020, 10:07 AM
Replies: 266
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Posted By Imac007
It isn’t just the jock that get engrossed in the...

It isn’t just the jock that get engrossed in the finicky details. Neuroscientists take it to a whole new level. Distilling it to the essence is the challenge of sport science.
...
Forum: Main Forum 10-16-2020, 02:34 AM
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Posted By Imac007
This seems like a good time to introduce the...

This seems like a good time to introduce the ideas of certainty, confidence and cognitive dissonance. Starting with a cognitive dissonance definition we find it is when two cognitions are...
Forum: Main Forum 10-12-2020, 10:21 PM
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Posted By Imac007
I think you would relate to this golf video. ...

I think you would relate to this golf video. Golf is like pool in that no two shots are really the same. You have to decide on what shot and shape then build the stroke. Feel the whole and its...
Forum: Main Forum 10-12-2020, 12:09 PM
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Posted By Imac007
Having studied classical music, I too find a...

Having studied classical music, I too find a crossover to pool. Your musical ad lib requires a different process than the rote repetition of classical training. Someone mentioned activities Ike...
Forum: Main Forum 10-08-2020, 06:01 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 3,228
Posted By Imac007
Itís obvious you didnít watch the video or simply...

Itís obvious you didnít watch the video or simply find it hard to revise your belief.

Reminds me of the fellow who believed he was walking dead, a corpse, to the dismay of his friends. Finally...
Forum: Main Forum 10-08-2020, 02:05 PM
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Posted By Imac007
Barry Stark posted a video on timing. He used a...

Barry Stark posted a video on timing. He used a 35000 fps camera to show that timing exists.

https://youtu.be/zH2PHaGl8Ik

Barry defines it as maintaining tip to surface contact longer at...
Forum: Main Forum 10-07-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 16,289
Posted By Imac007
Question In 2005, David Foster Wallace addressed the...

In 2005, David Foster Wallace addressed the graduating class at Kenyon College. He began with a parable:

There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 10:36 PM
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Posted By Imac007
I see that perspective. That said, too many...

I see that perspective. That said, too many players have the skills to just go and shoot. You see it when they get a little tired and just go zone. When they are busy fiddling with their grip or an...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 06:13 PM
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Posted By Imac007
CJ noted that experts perform subconsciously and...

CJ noted that experts perform subconsciously and the non-experts struggle spending up to 80% of thei efforts on the fundamental parts of the game, correcting issues. The reality is that its thinking...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 16,289
Posted By Imac007
Sounds like weíve added to our audience to share...

Sounds like weíve added to our audience to share with. Anyone who comments helps to bump the topic. That encourages more insights triggering even more contributions. I constantly refer to this as a...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 827
Posted By Imac007
[QUOTE=Kdogster Improving the mental thought...

[QUOTE=Kdogster Improving the mental thought process while shooting. Thanks here to Imac007 for some interesting discussions.
QUOTE]

I posted a restart process I used for restarting league...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 827
Posted By Imac007
[QUOTE=Kdogster - Improving the mental thought...

[QUOTE=Kdogster
- Improving the mental thought process while shooting. Thanks here to Imac007 for some interesting discussions.
/QUOTE]

I posted a restart process I used for restarting league...
Forum: Main Forum 10-06-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 16,289
Posted By Imac007
In match adjusting

Well it’s back to league play. Last night was a test after over 6 months away from play. Part of my game is about adjusting at the table.

Before tinkering my first check was to make sure I was...
Forum: Aiming Conversation 10-02-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By Imac007
Itís what works, for each player. There is a...

Itís what works, for each player. There is a fact/problem in motor skill acquisition called degrees of freedom. Simply put we are so dexterous that there are almost limitless ways to execute a...
Forum: Aiming Conversation 10-01-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By Imac007
Every detail of what a player does from match...

Every detail of what a player does from match prep through post match debrief needs to be considered by aspiring players. Just because a verbal description can take you through details doesnít mean...
Forum: Aiming Conversation 09-30-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,041
Posted By Imac007
I also stick aim. I start by finding the line...

I also stick aim. I start by finding the line from contact point to contact point then parallel shift to center ball. That takes me to ghost ball center. At some point you need to move the cue. The...
Forum: Ask The Instructor 09-27-2020, 12:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 886
Posted By Imac007
Dr. Dave introduces the idea of parallax in the...

Dr. Dave introduces the idea of parallax in the linked document. Itís a good place to start to diagnose the issue.

https://billiards.colostate.edu/bd_articles/2011/july11.pdf

Also, because of...
Forum: Main Forum 09-23-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,121
Posted By Imac007
I goes far beyond playing safe. He says it became...

I goes far beyond playing safe. He says it became more like chess. And, youíre right, he did recognize that an extended safety battle against Selby worked in Markís favor. Awareness and an analytics...
Forum: Main Forum 09-23-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,121
Posted By Imac007
Ronnie O'Sullivan learned about this from Ray...

Ronnie O'Sullivan learned about this from Ray Reardon.
https://youtu.be/Y36x3_NoYdM

I used to approach the interplay with a predator mindset. Waiting for a chance to pounce. But then I remember...
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