Today we are joined by Joel Turner to discuss the mental side of archery and a proven science based methodology for controlling your archery shot process and dealing with target panic. If you’re a bowhunter, this is a must-listen.
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What You’ll Learn In This Episode:
– Dan’s perspective on our Iowa #shedrally
– An update on our overall shed hunting success so far
– My North Dakota adventure plans next week
– Who Joel Turner is
– What the core problem of shooting is
– How “target panic” manifests itself in your archery
– How to take control of target panic
– The importance of words and a mantra
– Understanding a controlled shot process
– Open versus closed loop systems and why they matter
– The three decisions made during every precision shot
– Getting quick shots VS controlling your shot and avoiding rushed shots
– How to properly practice to minimize target panic
– Why blank bale practice might not be as effective as some say
– The right way to draw back and release your bow
– Advice for better handling buck fever
– How to use “combat breathing”
-And much, much more!
Show notes, resources, links:
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