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Clear Mental Representation

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on July 3, 2018

Shooters who don’t have a clear Mental Representation (MR) of the shot at hand could flinch, slash the muzzle, stop the swing and loose focus for any number of other reasons!  A foot ball game is just a confusing jumble of people running in rambling directions if you don’t understand the game but when you understand the strategy of the game what goes on down there on the field makes sense. The better and clearer t... Read more…

Listen to Playing the Game!

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on July 2, 2018

If you have not listened to June coaching hour pod cast do so and implement the new practice procedure called “Playing The Game”!  Shooters who are using this practice technique are shooting incredible scores and are saying to us that forcing the brain to implement a more detailed visual preload is making it easier to run stations and shoot consistently higher scores with LESS PRACTICE.    We will be doing a... Read more…

Attitude Plays a Big Role!

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on June 26, 2018

Attitude plays a big roll in performances and practice.  We see shooters that are practicing just trying to break the target.  Closing the gun and chasing the target and trying to fix it at the end does not build desirable long term memory the reality is that it does build Chaos and keeps you in your short-term memory. When the broken target is a result of a detailed preload and happens just like the preload you... Read more…

No Perfect Way to Practice the Move and Mount

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on June 20, 2018

Be aware that there is no perfect way to practice the move and mount. No perfect sequence or order. We continue to be amazed at the number of people who refuse to give learning to move and mount the gun the emphasis it deserves. In the beginning it will always be confusing due to the distance between the target at 30 yards and the muzzle at 34”! All of these drill are to help the brain to unde... Read more…

Creating long-term memory .....

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on June 19, 2018

Creating long-term memory is defining Mental Representations which are a visual image we see when a phrase is introduced to our brain.  Read the next sentence out loud 3 times faster and faster each time.  The Brain will fix the lead if you will just let it.  These words are in a recognizable pattern that creates a picture stored in your long-term memory and the more you read it the easier it becomes for your... Read more…