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Old 04-17-2008, 06:44 PM
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When do you start practicing for the fall season?

How early and with what regimen?
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Old 04-17-2008, 09:51 PM
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as soon as Im done practicing my springtime shooting. Baically im a year round shooter.
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Old 04-18-2008, 08:39 AM
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Len

Bowhunting is like golf ,To be good you must practice all year
long.

The older you get the harder it is to get in shape if you stop.

So my recomendation is to shoot a few arrows every other day
to keep in shape.

A couple of years I tried starting a few months before the season
and brought on a good case of tennis elbo both times.

I also found that if I reduced the weight during the off season
by 10 or 15lbs it realy made a difference. so I just put together
a different set of sights for practice and change back to my hunting
sights when the weight goes back up.

If you shoot instinctively you should just keep shooting the same
gear all year long.

J E CUSTOM
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Old 04-19-2008, 10:09 AM
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I started about a week ago.
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Old 04-20-2008, 12:40 PM
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Its an everyday thing for me. Only once in a while will I skip a day of shooting. I shooting an average 0f 40 arrows a day out to 100 yards
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Old 04-21-2008, 01:11 AM
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I don't stop. I generally slow to once a week throughout the winter. Been shooting almost daily for a month. Great way to unwind after work!
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Old 04-25-2008, 11:33 PM
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I start shooting in November for the next years fall. Daily where possible.
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