9781616086985

SHOOT PA

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  • ISBN13:

    9781616086985

  • ISBN10:

    161608698X

  • Edition: 00
  • Format: Trade Paper
  • Copyright: 2012-02-17
  • Publisher: PERSEUS

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Summary

Whether you re a firearms enthusiast, an experienced shooter, or someone who has never even held a gun, Shoot: Your Guide to Shooting and Competition will help you explore different types of firearms, understand crucial safety rules, and learn fundamental shooting skills. This book provides an introduction to a wide variety of shooting sports through detailed descriptions that relate each type of competition to everyday activities and interests. High-quality photography from actual competitions and step-bystep instructional images augment the clearly written descriptions of both basic and advanced shooting skills.Throughout the book, Julie shares beneficial tips, explains sportspecific lingo, and stresses vital safety concerns. Going beyond just a skill-building manual for those new to firearms and shooting, Shoot addresses competition stress, goal setting, logging, and beneficial practice techniques to help all shooters, from novices to champions, excel and take their skills to the next level.

Author Biography

Julie Golob is one of the most accomplished professional shooters in the world and captain of the Smith Wesson Shooting Team. An eight-year veteran of the elite U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU), she was named both U.S. Army Female Athlete of the Year and AMU Athlete of the Year. Over her twenty-year shooting career, Julie has won more than 115 championship titles in international, national, and regional competitions. Learn more at Juliegolob.com.

Table of Contents

Forewordp. XIII
Prefacep. XVII
Acknowledgmentsp. XXI
Introductionp. XXIII
Safetyp. 1
Why Shoot?p. 8
Women & Shootingp. 11
The 4-1-1 On Gunsp. 16
Nra Precision Sportsp. 38
Olympic Shooting Sportsp. 65
Shotgun Sportsp. 83
Handgun Action Shooting Sportsp. 91
Multi-Gunp. 136
Nostalgia Shooting Sportsp. 143
Taking The Plungep. 149
Fundamentalsp. 157
Advanced Skillsp. 183
Practice on the Rangep. 223
From Newbie to Championp. 233
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