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Practice, Learning and Performance….Part One

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

May puts us 1/3 of the way through the year with nationals being the ending.  Last month we talked about adjusting your goals and commitments based on the less than inviting financial outlook we are facing and by now you should have made whatever adjustments necessary and are going about accomplishing your short term goals in preparation for achieving your long term goals for the year.  One word of caution, don’t marry... Read more…

Be Early in the Break Point

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

Dear Vicki and GilI have been a skeet shooter for over 20 years.  Friends introduced me to sporting clays a little over a year ago and I have made it to ‘B’ class with 5 punches.  When I started shooting sporting clays the method I instinctively used was MOVE-MOUNT-SHOOT.  I learned about the OSP method and have read everything (almost) that you have in print.I am starting to regress now in my score.  My mount is excel... Read more…

SCI Nov/Dec 2012

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

Well last month we talked about fear and how it creeps into your game mainly when shooting sporting clays and this month as promised we are going to talk about sight pictures and focus ratios.  On a side note we will be doing 2 seminars at convention this year and will be talking about these two things with our new animation and will be discussing the difference between shooting clays and shooting birds.  There is a di... Read more…

Shooting a Shotgun Like a Rifle

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

It’s April and by now spring has sprung.  My tomatoes are in the ground and growing.  Nature has brought forth her bounty of beauty in the outdoors.  All the leaves are coming out in rich colors of green and the grass is growing, adding to an ever expanding list of “honey-doos” around the house.  March is what I call the take a break month to get caught up around the house and build up enough points with the boss so I ... Read more…

Shoot Where You are Looking

Author: Gil Ash
Posted on May 7, 2014

Well, by now you have handled your shotgun probably more than you are used to. You probably have gotten over the pain and sore shoulder caused by miss mounting the gun or just not being used to the recoil. Hope you have had some good days afield and that your gun mount is getting better.We received a question from one of our readers and although we have addressed the topic of the gun fit in the past, we thought it woul... Read more…