Category Archives: Shooting

Training update (Autumn)

It was good to see quite a few roller skiers at Lane Cove today. Most of them I don’t know which shows that the sport is much deeper than my group. I’m still getting the hang of my new roller … Continue reading

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A small competition

We had a little competition last Sunday at the rifle club. The competition was held at the North Sydney Small Bore Rifle Club at Hornsby. We has to run a lap of the oval, shoot 5 times, another lap, shoot … Continue reading

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Learning to Shoot

I”ve never really been into guns. I fired a few when I was a teenager and I even fired a AK-47 in Vietnam (not during the war, I’m not that old 🙂 ) How hard can it be right? Point … Continue reading

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Learning to shoot prone

In Biathlon there are two technique required for shooting; prone and standing-up. Prone is laying on your stomach and elbows. The first few time I shot I had a wooden stand to hold the barrel still for me. However, in biathlon … Continue reading

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Larsen Biathlon strap

Last night I tried shooting with a Larsen Biathlon strap. The strap is used to provide some extra support for the rifle when shooting from the prone (lying down) position. Previously I has used a thick leather shooting jacket which … Continue reading

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