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Lehigh Valley Clinic and Travels

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on August 25, 2021

We’re just getting back from Pennsylvania where we were teaching at Lehigh Valley Sporting Clays. We had a full class for two days with all new students. They were so happy to have us come up and be closer to them, so we had a lot of “a-has.”The biggest takeaway was that the targets were going a lot slower than before. The hardest thing to get the group to do is to get their head off the stock and look back toward the ... Read more…

Continuing Eye Issues

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on August 10, 2021

In April, we went to Iowa to teach the Scholastic Clay Target Program athletes and their coaches. I noticed that there was a blurry spot in my left eye, so when we returned to Fulshear, I called and went and saw my eye doctor.He tested each eye separately. The right eye was fine at 20/20, but the left eye had a hole in the middle and I couldn’t see the letters. As you can imagine, this was very concerning. The doctor c... Read more…

Back to Normal - A Quick Update

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on August 1, 2021

It’s been a busy couple of months and it feels like we are getting back to normal and traveling to clinics again. We have been to Iowa, North Carolina, Colorado, South Carolina, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Washington, and Tennessee.We’ve met a lot of nice folks and made them better shooters. There have been a lot of new faces, a lot of “a-has” and smiles and looks of relief on students’ faces when they understand how to corr... Read more…

Reflections from Cosner Reserve

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on May 10, 2021

It looks like people are getting back to some sense of normal.On our way to Sporting Clays at Cosner Reserve in Pelham, North Carolina, the airport was really crowded. There wasn’t a seat left on the airplane – and it was a brand-new plane, at that. This is the second time this year we have been on the first flight of a new plane. The first time was when Brian and I went to Phoenix in February.I’m not exactly sure what... Read more…

Success in Des Moines

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on April 29, 2021

Gil and I just got back from Des Moines, Iowa and training the SCTP group and their coaches. What a great group of adults and athletes to be around.  A big Thank You to Larry Gay who is in charge of the group and took such good care of us.  We did coaches on Friday and athletes on Saturday and Sunday.What did we learn other than to not go to Iowa in April as it is still cold there?  SCTP athletes have to shoot trap, sk... Read more…