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target panic

  1. General Archery Discussion
    I've heard everyone has an embarrassing archery moment, and I'm not bragging here, but mine beats yours hands down. This is what happens when you do everything wrong all at once. I started shooting maybe a few days before this. This was last year right after the pandemic started, so stores were...
  2. General Archery Discussion
    I've been super frustrated with shooting lately. I've made decent progress with my back tension follow through, but I always have set backs. Lately my biggest issue is at full draw I keep getting these sudden pin drops- my front shoulder drops significantly. I'm fine with pin float, but when my...
  3. Coaches Corner
    I have been shooting my bear compound bow for 3 years now and for the last 6 months I have shot about 100+ arrows each day and I was doing very good (4" group at 75yds) but all the sudden I started shooting really low (3 feet at 30yds) about one in every 3 or 4 shots the others are right where I...
  4. ArcheryTalk Videos and Media Forum
    This past weekend, I shot my first indoor archery tournament outside of my own club for the first time in three years and I don't want to say my target panic felt more like actual panic. This was a five-spot tournament, and that is probably my favorite of the indoor tournament...
  5. General Archery Discussion
    I lost 3 FMJ arrows due to target panic :cry::cry::cry: I probably get a PTSD from that and I start searching for a way to overcome it, many suggested the use of a hinge release, it is a must?
  6. Sights, scopes, stabilizers and dampeners
    This is the Specialty Archery Double Vision Scope that helps eliminate Target Panic. The system works very well! It will reduce your anxiety! This is the following kit: +6X (Clear lens) and -2X (Blue lens) combination – center power is +6X and outer power is +4X. #DVK62 The -2X blue lens has...
  7. F.I.T.A. Classified
    This Mental Management The Truth and Myth about Target Panic Audio CD has only been used once. It is in like-new condition! No scratches on the disc. Asking $15 plus shipping (based on zip code) Please send me a private message if you have any questions or are interested in purchasing!
  8. General Archery Discussion
    I suffer from targic panic. What are some ways that yall treat it?
  9. Manufacturer Announcements and Press Releases
    Maximize proper hand contact on your bow with NOTORK Archery Rings. The ergonomically correct finger rings encourage a relaxed and slightly open grip, enabling proper follow through on your arrow release. Replaces wrist and finger slings. The result is reduced torque and consistent accuracy...
  10. General Archery Discussion
    Looking for some help identifying the best release to help with target panic. I am anticipating the shot the last view range visits, so I am trying to figure out which style of release will help me overcome this. I am interested in thumb releases specifically the silverback and 2 smooth. Any...
  11. F.I.T.A. Classified
    Mental Management "The Truth and Myth About Target Panic" Audio CD By: Troy Bassham $15.00 Free Shipping U.S. and Canada Paypal only PM me if you are interested or have any questions.
  12. General Archery Discussion
    Hey everyone, I have a few questions regarding release aids. I currently shoot a Scott Talon index release aid and have started forming target panic. I tend to slap the trigger and I am getting very frustrated. I never use to have to this problem till I started worrying about my technique. I...
  13. General Archery Discussion
    My son shoots JOAD and has Nationals in Mankato, MN next Friday. He is battling his way through a bout of target panic right now. With competion in less than a week i fear he may run out of time. I'v read about and am aware of many of the "target panic" exercises. However most all of them...
  14. General Archery Discussion
    What exercises do you do for controlling target panic???
  15. General Archery Discussion
    For some people this will sound really weird, but for others who struggle with target panic,it may help. I've struggled with tp for a long time on and off and have attempted many different methods and releases only to still have it creep back a little. It's still better than it used to be, and...
  16. General Archery Discussion
    Sharing this because I always thought the cause of target panic had something to do "shooting anxiety." (And I've read numerous times that all of us at some point will eventually deal with "target panic"/punching the trigger etc!) I'm a 50 year old guy, in great shape for my age IMO. (To...
  17. F.I.T.A, N.A.A., Collegiate Archery, And J.O.A.D.
    Hello, I just purchased The Masters of the Barebow vol. 4 DVD and I've enjoyed Joel Turner's presentation. However, I have slight concerns regarding his "Psychotrigger" principe and I'd apreciate opinions from you, experienced archers, about it. Also, I'd appreciate any advice how I could...
  18. F.I.T.A. Classified
    Selling my slightly used Mental Management "The Truth and Myth of Target Panic" Audio CD. $10 + $6 shipping ($16 Total) to US and Canada only; paypal only! PM me if you are interested or have any questions.
  19. Rests, Releases, Grips, Wrist Straps and Slings
    Carter squeeze me. Only been shot about 10 times. Still have everything and packaging. $125 tyd
  20. General Archery Discussion
    I think I've finally got my shot routine down. Thought I had target panic for the longest time. I would let my sight picture to drop just below the target and had a hell of a time trying to get it back in. Just wouldn't move below target. Made a change recently that seemed to fix it...