Coach Jelena Arunovic: “a non motivated coach is never a good option”

Jelena Arunovic is one of these unspoken secrets that everyone talks about. Her name just keeps on coming up. She’s the sister and coach of Zorana Arunovic (who says she picked up shooting because of her), and both coaches and shooters keep mentioning her name.

Shahzar Rizvi: “Believe in Yourself”

Shahzar Rizvi is one of the great Indian air pistol shooters of the decade. He’s been the #1 in the world ranking, won World Championships and Cups, and set world records. Beyond being another shooter I admire, he’s given us an intimate access to his shooting and overcoming adversityin this interview. Read, enjoy and learn! […]

Céline Goberville: “Be Creative With Your Shooting”

Céline has been one of the main French speaking shooters I look up to. In fact I look up to her whole family! But it started with her. I’m impressed with her fighting capacity, how when things start bad she toughens up and manages to climb to the top. You have to see her face […]

João Costa: “Just Shoot Real Bullets and Real Pellets”

João Costa has always been one of the pistol shooters that I look up to. Mostly because of his demeanor and technique (I do admire all shooters I see though) and partly because of my age, which makes me dream of competing at a higher level at his… This is the first interview of the […]

Coach Daniel Goberville: “le point technique le plus important est la qualité du lâcher”

Voici mon premier interview d’un coach pistolet sur en Français. On commence avec mon coach actuel: Daniel Goberville. Il a été le plus rapide à répondre de tous les coach pistolet sur le répertoire. Celle ci est déjà une de ses qualités comme coach: il répond rapidement. Mais pour moi ce n’est pas la […]

Coach Daniel Goberville: “The quality of the trigger release matters most”

This is the first coach interview from the perspective of a pistol shooter on We are starting with my current coach, Daniel Goberville, who was the fastest to answer of all the pistol coaches in the directory. That’s one of the qualities of his coaching, he gets back quickly, but for me what really […]

Zorana Arunović: “Work your weakest spots”

Yesterday it was Abhishek Verma, today it is Zorana Arunović that answers. Isn’t this a great start for this series of pistol shooter interviews? 🙂 Zorana Arunović is the current number 1 in the ISSF 10m female pistol ranking. She’s a great pistol shooter and has a personality that brings a lot of joy to […]

Abhishek Verma: “Stay Positive”

Today is a great day. A new series of interviews to great pistol shooters is starting, and we are lucky enough to have the opportunity to learn more from Abhishek Verma, one of the great Indian shooters that are taking hold of the podiums (#2 in the ISSF world ranking for 10m Air Pistol at […]

Pistol Shooting Warm Up by the French Shooting Federation

The French Shooting Federation publishes great resources for shooters in French, among which is this warm up routine that I do before each session. This is just a translation of the exercises in this great poster. All credit goes to FFTIR! By the way, the two shooters in these pictures are French champions Mathilde Lamolle […]