Clay Pigeon Shooting
Even if you’re a novice or a seasoned shooter, there’s always something new to learn in the sport of clay pigeon shooting. At Avalanche Adventure we can show you how improve.
If you’ve just started off there are many things that you need to get a hang of before you can step out and shoot a clay pigeon. Those who are new to clay pigeon shooting will need to undertake several crucial shooting lessons that are provided at Avalanche Adventure. If you happen to be well acquainted with it you may still need to take sessions to keep your skill and technique well honed.
There’s a good feeling about arriving at a shooting ground with complete preparation. Irrespective of whether it is your first lesson or first competition, being prepared is one of those things that has the maximum influence on your performance and learning graph. It is also a good way to ensure that you hit more targets than the individual shooting next to you.
If you’re going in for an independent session then the best time to get your kit ready is the evening before you set off for clay pigeon shooting. The kit includes ear defenders, thermos, gun, cartridges, sandwiches and anything else that you might need on that day. If you have signed up at Avalanche Adventure, individually or as a team building activity then you will be provided with everything required for this activity.
You should also wear the right shooting outfit. There’s no particularly defined outfit for clay pigeon shooting but it should be one that fits you well and is perfect for the weather outside. If you have taken care of all these things the night before then you will feel a lot more relaxed. It will ensure that you enter the venue with a clear mind which is of utmost importance in an activity that requires you to focus hard and concentrate.
The last thing you want to keep yourself busy with on the morning is scavenging for your gun certificate, counting your cartridges etc. All these concerns will result in your mind being pre-occupied with worries and this can affect the quality of clay pigeon shooting.
Needless to say, you should enjoy yourself because well, that’s the primary reason why you signed up for the activity and you have paid a price for it. You will have an experienced instructor standing behind you who will dispense some logical shooting advice while you’re holding the gun. You shouldn’t get stressed about it but try to learn as much as you can.