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Introduction to Air Pistol Coaching Webinars

Introduction to Air Pistol Coaching Webinars

Very shortly, I will be launching air pistol coaching webinars. For those of you, who do not know what webinars are, then here is a simple explanation; Webinars are classroom lectures/seminars, hosted on the web by an expert/coach (myself), on a particular subject...

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Observing World Class Shooters – Manu Bhaker

Observing World Class Shooters – Manu Bhaker

In the recently concluded National Championships in Bhopal, I had the opportunity of observing the World No. 1 Shooter in Air Pistol Ms Manu Bhaker, shooting during practise sessions and during the match. These are some of my observations; 1. Training Sessions: There...

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There Is No Substitute For Hard Work.

There Is No Substitute For Hard Work.

Once you know how to shoot a ‘10’, then you must be able to repeat it ‘easily’. For this, you need to shoot dry and live for a minimum of 300 shots per day. The present World No. 1 in Air pistol shooting, shoots anything between 300 to 500 shots (live & dry). When...

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10 M Air Pistol Match Centric Training

10 M Air Pistol Match Centric Training

Most 10 M air pistol shooters train with the next match in mind. Training with the next match in mind does provide the motivation and intensity during training but the downside is when you shoot badly in your training session, you will get tremendously frustrated....

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10 Meter Air Pistol Coaching

10 Meter Air Pistol Coaching

When a student asks a question (related to the technical, physical or mental aspects of 10 Meter Air Pistol Shooting) to a coach, the coach should provide a correct answer, based on the skill level of the student asking the question. For example, “Sir, when I am about...

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Where does Match Pressure come from?

Where does Match Pressure come from?

All shooters, without exception, dream of making it big in Air Pistol Shooting. When they are not shooting, in their spare time, they dream of fame and glory.They see their faces on the National Dailies accompanied with blazing headlines, declaring the coming of a new...

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Get out of your ‘Comfort Zone’

Get out of your ‘Comfort Zone’

What really takes my breath away is how young shooters follow BLINDLY what they hear or are told by some coaches. I have seen young shooters adopt a robotic, feet parallel stance on the firing point.They rigidly place their feet, as perfectly parallel to...

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Diving in deep…

Diving in deep…

In my last blog, I had discussed the need for diving in deep into the ocean of knowledge. I will give you a real-life example for the need to do this;Today, one of our Basic Members asked me the following question;“Sir, my foresight flicks to the left when...

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Am I doing the right thing?

Am I doing the right thing?

This is the question which haunts all shooters who do not have a coach. I know, because, I too never had a proper coach.Somebody, whom I could approach with the assurance that he would answer all my questions and put to rest all my doubts.While motivation...

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My first Free Pistol!

My first Free Pistol!

Last Sunday (10 th June 18) I became the proud owner of a Hammerli Free Pistol Model 150. Since then, I have become younger by 25 years! Since Sunday, I have been totally and completely immersed in getting the pistol fitted to my satisfaction. Since then,...

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Hemant Jadhav

Hemant V. Jadhav is founder of foresight shooting academy and he is an Internationally qualified Coach from the ISSF Shooting Academy (Munich) with an additional Diploma of Honour awarded by the ISSF Academy for ‘Outstanding Homework’ submitted for the ‘C’ Licence Course conducted at Munich, Germany in 2001.