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  • May 8, 2011 at 3:19 pm #533010 Back to Top REPORT
    obsessedxt-2
    Obsessed/XT

    Joined: 1/22/2007
    It depends on the location, around here in the local shoots for
    3-d and 5 spot I’d say I’m above average not the best by any means but close behind. On the national level I’d be in the lower half of average to below average.
    May 8, 2011 at 5:09 pm #533011 Back to Top REPORT
    buckeyebowman
    buckeyebowman

    Age: 62
    Joined: 9/9/2004
    I said average, but it occurred to me to ask whether we should look at how well we shoot targets as opposed to live game. I shoot 270’s to 280’s on a 30 target 3D course, and I only shoot them in order to practice for hunting season. I can’t stand punching paper. I’ve also discovered that I can’t hit the turkey targets worth a darn. That’s why I still hunt them with a shotgun. And buck or doe doesn’t matter, I still turn into a quivering bowl of jello although I can usually work through it and make the shot. I’ve only lost one deer (kinda), and it was only because I had to leave (darn work!) and come back later. When I followed the blood trail to the end all I found was a gut pile and drag marks. :mad: :cry: So at least it didn’t go to waste.
    It's not how far you shoot, but how close you get.
    May 8, 2011 at 7:18 pm #533012 Back to Top REPORT
    shacklehunter
    shacklehunter

    Age: 41
    Joined: 3/1/2006
    Location: Pennsylvania
    I picked below average. I just put in enough hours that sooner or later something has to screw up more than me. :p :thumbup
    May 9, 2011 at 1:15 am #533013 Back to Top REPORT
    bow4life
    bow4life


    Joined: 8/17/2004
    Under pressure I can usually put an arrow where it needs to be whether it’s on paper or an animal. I’m content with that. [=}=]
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