Another Arrow Takes it in the Nock.

This afternoon I headed to the lot where the range is located. The plan was to shoot from 20 to 50 yards at 5-yard increments.   At each stake I’d shoot 6 arrows, beginning at 20 yards. When I reached 50 yards, I’d go in the reverse direction still shooting 6 arrows.

I changed my paper target to a single center X. This way I could measure my groups. The previous paper target had 6 Xs and it was hard to tell where I was having a problem and how to correct it. But shooting at the same point I thought I might get a feel for rights and lefts or ups and downs.

My first shot was a little low to my left. When I shoot to the left I regroup and manage my follow through. The next shot wasn’t dead center but hit the X. Giving it one more try, my third shot, landed exactly like the second shot.

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After that shot, I began walking back and forth more frequently. Bonus, I saved one of the arrows.

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