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Make your plan - Shoot your plan

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on May 8, 2017

Here are some thoughts that I talked about in the 2017 Coaching Hour where we were talking about how to go from 75% to 90%.   Before you get into the stand you should have a plan—a confident plan that you are comfortable with. Use your previous experiences to be decisive with the shot. When you cross the entrance of the stand there should be no doubt and if a negative thought comes in, replace it with another... Read more…

Crunch Time!

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on May 3, 2017

Crunch time has arrived.  Our calendar is full and fishing is out for awhile.  Oh well we are on our journey of constant discovery.  And each day is a new one, we think we have heard it all and then it happens and a student either asks a question that we have not heard or interprets something we said in a way we had never thought about.  That’s why we call this a journey as there is no end and what a great time w... Read more…

You must practice with a routine and a plan .....

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on April 11, 2017

It’s spring and that brings us to wanting to get outside and shoot. The biggest issue that seems to be coming up is the frustration to have so much potential in practice and yet on game day you fail to reach that potential! What happens to your mental and physical- game of shooting great scores?  We were watching the Masters Golf Tournament Sunday and it was so fascinating to watch these great golfers go ... Read more…

Teaching in the Rain

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on March 13, 2017

Brian, Gil and I are here at 74 Ranch south of San Antonio, Texas doing our 2nd Advance School.  We are all here and have had a ball introducing new ideas and ways to improve everyone’s game.  It’s a great venue as the students get a different instructor each day so they hear the same material just in a different way.  That way one of us can get through or say something just the right way to make it all come tog... Read more…

2017 Safari International Club Conventions

Author: Vicki Ash
Posted on February 6, 2017

Returning from the Safari International Club Convention and had 2 great seminars. We are the only folks that get a 2-hour seminar and we always run over time as there are so many questions to be asked and answered.  It is always amazing how much mythology there is out there on how to shoot a shotgun and how many people are looking right down that barrel and can’t figure out why they shoot so poorly.  I had one... Read more…