THE SCIENCE OF SHOOTING: THE SHORT ARM SHOT

Next up is The Short Arm Shot.

The short arm shot is common among mid-range shooters, who are afraid of shooting the ball too hard and don’t follow all the way through. It adds difficulty to the shot, because they can finish in so many different positions.

 

Short arm shooters tend to release the ball early, snapping their wrist before the arm is fully extended.

 

Over the summer we’ll take an in-depth look at eight different shot styles in a new series, THE SCIENCE OF SHOOTING. Stay tuned!