How can you benefit from target shooting sport?

                                                                                           Руслан Дятлов

Руслан Дятлов
Мастер Спорта Международного Класса
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
Champion Airgun Grand Prix 2007 Canada. Toronto
Консултации: 248-935-3257

How can you benefit from target shooting sport?
Develop and Improve Important Life Skills

 Target Pistol Shooting Sport helps develop some of the most important skills that individuals rely on for success in their personal and business lives. As athletes keep training and try to increase their competitive level in the sport, they are improving their ability to concentrate, increase self-esteem, and develop self-discipline and organization while training. Successful sportsmen also have a very developed ability to set and achieve goals by creating solid plans and making sure that each day of training counts. Consequently, their time management and goal-setting skills improve along with their shooting performance.

 Safe Sport

Safety Counts! Safety guidelines are engrained in all participants of the shooting sport. A study of college sports found that this sport is one of the least potentially dangerous disciplines. Lack of physical contact between competitors and safety oriented treatment of equipment keeps accidents to a minimum. Participation in the shooting sport at an early age helps build a safety-minded society and may help prevent gun accidents as swimming helps prevent drowning.

Psychological Knowledge

 Professional Pistol Target Shooters are known to possess strong stress control skills, mind management techniques, and thorough attention to details. This, as well as other important psychological knowledge, helps shooting athletes to manage their time more efficiently, and reach success in business and family life faster.

High Level of Confidence and Proficiency in Pistol Shooting

 A professional shooting athlete always strives to improve his level of performance and advance to more prestigious competitions, such as the Olympic Games. There are always records to beat and tournaments to win. Consistent improvement brings confidence in one’s skills and abilities, assuring stability and strong performance no matter what the external conditions are, increasing self-reliance.

Business Opportunity

 

Many Target Pistol Shooting professionals possess exclusive knowledge of the sport as well as important psychological assets that are applicable to all areas in life. You can begin teaching shooting classes as a private coach, become an NRA Certified Pistol Instructor, join an athletic department at a high school or a university as a target shooting coach, or even become a self-help guru!  Many of Olympic Medalists in rifle and pistol shooting provides seminars on mental management throughout the world and has created a successful business based on the knowledge he gained as a shooting athlete on the U.S. Olympic Team.

Scholarships for College

 A number of U.S. colleges and universities offer scholarship opportunities to outstanding shooting athletes. Schools know that great shooters make great students and they are willing to provide financial assistance to these individuals.

For more information on college shooting, visit: http://usashooting.com/CollegeCoaches/CollegeCoaches.cfm

http://www.nrahq.org/compete/coldir.asp

 Publicity

 Be proud of your accomplishments by seeing your name printed in local newspapers, U.S.A. Shooting publications. High performing athletes are interviewed by news media for TV sports channels and newspapers published in the U.S. as well as other countries. Your name will be known throughout your community and among target shooting professionals all around the world.

Educational Advantage

 Grade point averages of shooters are some of the highest among athletes. The target shooting sport has consistently attracted academically strong students. A strong Pistol Target Shooting team is a great selling point for promoting a university as a great academic as well as recreational institution. This sport is a favorite on many outstanding college campuses. Elite schools such as MIT, Cornell, Yale, and West Point, among others, maintain intramural shooting teams and provide classes. Target shooting has been known to elevate the participants performance in the classroom as their shooting level increased.