The Orvis Guide to Beginning Wingshooting is required reading for anyone interested in picking up the sport or improving his or her shooting skills. Experienced shooter and teacher Tom Deck shares his tips, as well as insider tricks from the most successful wingshooters. The Orvis Company began one of the very first shooting schools in America almost fifty years ago. Today, Orvis has schools, lodges, outfitters, and guides all dedicated to helping bird hunters discover and enjoy wingshooting. This book is a combination of the 101 best tips from many of the Orvis shooting instructors, outfitters, and guides. Chapters feature topics such as: Field shooting; Trap and skeet; Sporting clays and other games; Safety and etiquette; Proper equipment; Eye dominance; Correct stance; Shotgun care; and much more! This guide is packed full of expertise for the absolute beginner, but even the seasoned wingshooter will find some helpful tips to sharpen his or her skills. From the basics of gun safety, to learning how to correctly spread your duck decoys, Orvis Guide to Beginning Wingshooting covers it all. Add this volume to your hunting shelf and you'll see a great improvement in your wingshooting technique.
Tom Deck has taught at the Orvis wingshooting schools for almost twenty years and is a passionate bird hunter. He resides in Manchester, Vermont.