How to hold the barlet and play.
The barlet is a multipurpose game club no doubt about that used to play a number of games depending on what is available to you. Although there is no right or wrong way to hold the barlet, the game you play determines how you hold the club. For instance if you're striking the ball from the ground just like in Longput, you want to strike it using the round notch of the barlet. Similar to when you're dribbling the ball in Pitchball from the stand still, you want to use the round notch of the barlet its easier that way. However you can also hold the barlet from the notch and use the handle to strike a hard ball like a baseball. Just like in the pictures bellow.
Demonstrating long distance ball striking 0r Long putting with small balls .
Demonstrating a power strike using a barlet with a full size basketball.
How To dribble a still ball holding the barlet the right way.
Learning to dribble a still ball holding the barlet the right way. Holding the barlet is like holding a drum stick. Its similar to a drum roll. Holding the barlet the wrong way the ball won't bounce and you will have difficulty getting the ball in the air. My patent CA2225877A1 covers this round notch, I was way ahead of times.
How To dribble with the barlet
Learning to dribble the ball, gives you major advantage because, its the basis of serving the ball in Pitchball especially on the game court. Practise makes perfect.
Where can you play? Anywhere there is space to play. That is indoors and outdoors such as in the gym, field centers, tennis courts, public parks, schools, amusement parks, at home in your backyard, picnic parks etc, fitness and exercise shouldn't be compromised.