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Two-time gold-medalist Vincent Hancock answers questions about how he became one of the best shotgun shooters in the world.
Outdoor Life: What is the key to becoming a successful competitive clay target shooter?
Vincent Hancock: The biggest thing to me is the desire to win. This comes with a price, though, as you aren’t going to win if you aren’t willing to put in the time and effort to become an elite-level athlete.
OL: What’s the proper way to mount a shotgun?
VH: Simply put, the proper mount is “move, mount, and shoot.” With the hold point set appropriately, you will move with the target and match the speed with the correct lead already set. [ Read Full Post ]