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Determining Muzzle Length

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on February 13, 2014

Blog 14 Feb…….Got an email from Grant Lewis this week asking about how we determine the best muzzle length for shooters….he mentioned that some of the better shooters have gone to 34 instead of 32…..well I called him and he was shocked when he answered the phone and it was me…oh well…..he was excited to tell me that he has been putting key words in the search engine on the vault and was shocked at the fact that there w... Read more…

The difference between stupidity and genius is that geniu...

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on February 6, 2014

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. — Albert Einsteinjust now leaving the Safari Convention…..two great seminars and the completion of a new video by Mitch of clay Kill shots that is about 10 minutes long….it will be up on KV next week as we have a slight modification to do to it……understanding that it is the brain that we must train to creat the shot it occurred to us that if we ... Read more…

Changing Shooter's Perspective in Florida

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on January 26, 2014

Just back from Florida teaching the Fla, Ga, and Iowa DNR hunter ed specialists on Tues Wed and Thurs am and at OK Coral with 10 a day for three days…..what a week man we are tired….on the way to the bay house to drain it for hopefully the last time…..tired of the cold weather….long range forecast is for moderating temps and rain for the next few weeks…..hope so……what a success we had with the DNRs and what a testimony... Read more…

Zone Experiences

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on January 23, 2014

Just wanted to add to all of your thought processes these comments we received from Jeff after we talked about his zone experiences on the coaching hour….Hey Gil……I’ve been considering the recent conversations we’ve had on “systems” and how different shooters actually perceive what they’re shooting at.I think much of the confusion stems from the differences between practice (training) and competition.In any competitive... Read more…

Skill building

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on January 13, 2014

In our travels shooting, coaching and speaking about our passion for the smooth bore we still are amazed at the perceptions that each shooter brings to what they do when they shoot a shotgun. We’ve spent most of the last 30 years of our lives confused, constantly searching for a deeper understanding of how talent and skill is really developed and that definition has changed several times in our life so far and no doubt... Read more…