Chris Batha

Chris Batha

Chris Batha’s latest book, The Instinctive Shot, can be ordered on his website (below). The advice in this article is included in a series of two- to three-minute videos that are available by searching www.Clay CoachOnline.com.

Fooling ’Fowl

Fooling ’Fowl

Modern decoys, calls, guns and loads are certainly great assets, but waterfowlers need to do their part by practicing proper shooting techniques before the season.

Going Big with Small Gauges

Going Big with Small Gauges

Lately there has been a resurgence in the popularity of small gauges among fine-gun enthusiasts and collectors, and now several bespoke makers are being commissioned to build these for discerning clients.

Must-Have Gun Books

A library full of titles has educated the author about guns and gunmaking and would serve well those who thirst for knowledge on the subjects.

A Question of Chokes

A Question of Chokes

Whenever I give clays competitors lessons, it’s guaranteed that they will have questions about chokes and cartridges. There seems to be a widely held belief that there is a magic formula—some combination of the two—that can fix gaps in their skills and guarantee a step up in class or even help win tournaments.