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James Marchington: Change is coming…

James Marchington gazes into his crystal ball and wonders what we’ll be shooting in years to come Imagine you’re at your favourite clay ground, heading off to the first stand. You’re looking forward to a fun round of clays – but

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Skeet double

Richard Atkins reviews two 24g Skeet shells from Fiocchi, the Official Competition and TT Two It has been a while since we last looked at Skeet cartridges, so it was interesting to receive a pair of 24 gram 9.5 shot

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Changing chokes

Kate Gatacre talks to Ivan Reid, manager of Teague Chokes, to discover what goes in to designing and developing the chokes they have become so famous for, and hears what’s next for the company It’s fair to say that Teague

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Brain training

Jonathan McGee passes on the training tips from his time in Ben Husthwaite’s intensive sponsored tuition programme The day started like any normal training day, but this time our Gold Tier Team are back where it all began at Kibworth

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Bryce on perfect positioning

Bryce explains how to position your feet and body for the perfect shot. Shotgun shooting may not look like an active sport but it involves the whole body from your head to your toes. Much like swinging a golf club

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The problem with plastics

Kate Gatacre investigates how the shooting community is meeting the challenge of environmental responsibility. You’d have to have stuck your head very deep in the sand to be unaware of the issue of single-use plastics and the effect they have

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Mike Bartlett on targets!

Mike Bartlett shoots up and down the country, and tells it like it is about the targets. The first shoot we had this month was the England Fitasc Selection shoot at Eriswell Lodge. Sadly the targets were more Compak than

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Leah Southall’s hectic schedule

Mock exams, a competition at Fauxdegla and helping out sponsors at the British Shooting Show. Leah Southall’s schedule’s been pretty busy of late… There wasn’t much shooting for me in February because I had more mock exams, which took up

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Bryce’s basics: foot position

Bryce explains why correct foot position is the foundation of good technique. I frequently hear shooters talking about the amount of lead a target needs, as if that’s the only thing that matters. Watch them shoot, though, and there’s often

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The perfect hit: gun fit really is as important as everyone says!

Keen sporting shot Jason Doyle has been consulting a number of experts on the subject, and it turns out gun fit really is as important as everyone says it is. The last couple of months have been pretty quiet for

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