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Dedicating 2020 to Pistol Shooting

Yes, you read right. I've decided to take a year off to dedicate myself fully to pistol shooting: to train and compete more, and to produce more useful resources to pistol shooters around the world. And you can help! Not long after I started shooting pistol and discovered my love for it, I started getting [...]

Added: In and out Mental Training for Pistol Shooting

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Cardiac Coherence Exercise for Shooters

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Highlights of The Inner Game of Tennis: The Ultimate Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance

This book is not exactly about shooting but it is great for our mental preparation, with plenty of insight that is directly translatable to pistol shooting. My favorite quotes from the book are:  Experience precedes technical knowledge.Language is not the action, and at best can only hint at the subtlety and complexity contained. No teacher is [...]

My Pistol Shooting Process

This post contains a collection of my shot processes (aka shooting sequence, ritual, etc.) as they change over time and those of other shooters in the hope they can be helpful to pistol shooters. Please contribute sharing your shooting sequence in the comments. 23/05/2020 For a few days now I've moved to a more abstract [...]

Weekly Starter: 4 Workouts for Pistol Shooters

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Online Pistol Shooting Competitions

With the Coronavirus crisis there's a renewed interest in pistol postal matches and new forms of online competitions are coming up. I've collected a few links with the help of readers that I hope are helpful for you to participate and share with other shooters. A lot are for air pistol (AP) only, which is [...]

Increased Emotion and Demand Training Programmes

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Pilates for Pistol Shooters Training With Christina MacDonald

A few people have taken advantage of the lockdown to get productive and create helpful resources for pistol shooters (thanks!). Christina MacDonald, of Target Pistol Coaching, is one of them. She's created a series of physical training videos for shooters based on the Pilates method: Pilates for Pistol Shooters and Pilates for Rifle Shooters. She's [...]