The Pro Book broke the mold for books on pool. Now...there's The Advanced Pro Book! Seven years of additional research from the author of The Pro Book, widely considered the most advanced training resource in pool. This new book covers five major areas of strategy and training techniques for the serious pool player: 1. Honing Your Technique This section outlines the distinctions and self-knowledge that can take a players technique all the way to a professional level. 2. Mastering the Shot Routine This section is an in-depth examination of the Shot Routine so that a player can design and refine his or her's to perfectly express themselves. It shows how to take advantage of one's own unique body type. 3. Mastering Advanced Tools This section covers all the shots of advanced execution, including advanced shots, safeties, kicks, banks, the break shot, and the specialty shots. They are outlined in a structure for practicing them. The concepts behind them are fully explained. The sections on Kicking and Banking Maps are exceptional and clearly demonstrate why excellent players kick and bank so well. They know the shots! The sections on Pro Shots and Pro Safeties extends the high-performance Reference Training part of The Pro Book into more complex and creative uses. 4. Getting Your Game Out Everybody can play great on a practice table. This section reveals the secrets that top players use to get their best game out and into a match. It shows how to train mentally and physically to master this extremely important part of the game. 5. Match Strategy. This section breaks the competitive match and game into front, mid, and end scenarios and outlines the different strategies for maximizing position, control and power in each. Sometimes it's as easy as proper shot selection! The Advanced Pro Book is designed for you to: Train to execute advanced shots, position play, defensive play, banks and kicks. Learn to get your best game out when you need it! Keep your focus under pressure! Discover advanced strategies for the front, mid, and end games. Learn to take control! Hone your technique to a master s edge by using your own natural coordination! Increase your consistency by incorporating personal alignment, stroke and rhythm. Master the shot routine, visualization, timing, and flow. Discover what is natural for you!