The Perfect SCATT

The team at SCATT is doing great work lately reaching out via their forum. One of the things they are asking for is to have feedback from the users with feature suggestions. Based on that and on my comparison of the SCATT Expert and Professional software (where my preferences are also stated), I’ve prepared a …

Sandrine Goberville: “mettre le plomb au milieu, peu importe comment”

Sandrine est un championne française du pistolet qui en plus de ses entraînements et son travail assure la direction de la ASTIR Creil comme présidente (impressionnant…). Elle fais parti des Goberville, une famille très soudé et passionnée pour le tir dont on à déjà interviewé son père Daniel et sa sœur Céline. Vous pouvez suivre …

Florian Fouquet: se recentrer sur soi et ses sensations

Florian est un super tireur français avec une curiosité d’ingénieur. Il a déjà gagné une coupe du monde de pistolet sport en junior. Dans cette interview il partage sincèrement pas mal des aspects techniques et mentales de sa façon de tirer. À lire et à suivre sur Instagram. https://youtu.be/ZrbKzQ2BAGk Quand et comment avez-vous commencé le …

Lynda Kiejko: Stop Judgement & Carry On

Lynda is a Canadian pistol shooter in the national Olympic team for the second time who has won three medals in the Pan American games. She is one of the top pistol shooters in her country and manages to do so while parenting and working. Respect! There’s gold in her answers, so keep reading and …

Volunteers! Welcome & Thanks :)

You’ve all read my thanks previously on the social media accounts and emails of Olympic Pistol, but it was about time I dedicated a post to publicly thank and highlight the work of the very first two volunteers of the Olympic Pistol website. Their contributions mean a world to me and help me keep going. …

Inband Air Electronic Target Review

During these times of hardship with the coronavirus lock downs and the ranges closed, a lot of shooters are looking into setting up ranges at home to keep on practicing and also to complement the opening days of their clubs in order to be able to train when they can independently of opening hours. Most …

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 …

Dina Aspandiyarova: “Each shooter must have goals”

Goals… Each shooter must have goals. Then it is easy to stay motivated.

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 …