Originally Posted by Neil-T
Coaching on the firing line to new shooters should be allowed. A good mix up of grades per lane IMO is the way to go. The new or novice shooter would be alongside a "AA" and a "A" grade shooter to gain experience and pointers on the course in their First season only, after their first season of shooting they should have a good idea of what it's all about. I for one have coached many of lower grade shooter on the firing line, because it's not enjoyable for me to watch them miss loads of targets.
^^^ this! That is exactly what we did!
The Filthy Pig
: Air Arms 100 (1990) + AA Olympic trigger + Welham reg + Custom Shop CS1000 stock. Status: leaking.
The Unknown Quantity
: AA EV2 Mk4. + BSA Platinum 10-50x60 + Jon Harris wheel. Status: sorted up to 25 yds.
The Limping Dog
: Air Arms Shamal (1989) + unknown origin sporter stock + Optisan Cobra 3-9x42. Status: slowly leaking; needs work.
: HW97k + Venom Lazaglide. Status: working just fine; needs scope.
with apologies to NJR100