How to Use The Sidearm
Sidearm allows one person to provide accurate, swinging and seaming deliveries with no effort
Sidearm offers high quality batting practice, allowing one person to provide a batsman with quick, accurate, swinging and seaming deliveries with little effort.
Replicating all the rhythms and trajectories of a real bowler, Sidearm give the most effective batting practice possible.
As used by Paul Grayson, the Sidearm is the most important improvement to batting practice in a generation. Pace, bounce, swing and seam can easily be generated from the full length of the pitch. One person can throw to another for hours on end!
8 Steps to Improve Your Game With Sidearm
Use Sidearm to create a challenging practice session
Take your time between deliveries – are you concentrating for each one?
Use the Sidearm to practise batting, not just shotmaking
Your coach is the bowler – how can you score off him, how might he get you out?
Use the Sidearm to sharpen your decision making; forward or back, play or leave, defend or attack
Get in the run-making mentality – don’t let the coach get you out
Use Sidearm sessions to know your own strenghts and weaknesses better
Remember: If you don’t practice, someone else will
Proudly Made in Britain
Sidearm is the invention of club cricketer Frank Thorogood after watching his customers practice in his cricket centre in Writtle, Essex
Still family-owned, Frank’s idea is now a standard piece of cricketers’ bags around the world