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Skeet Videos

Todd Bender’s Championship Doubles

Todd Bender, one of the best Doubles shooters in sport, shoots at night under the best lighted skeet fields in the country, to graphically represent his well refined techniques developed over 40 years of competing and coaching the sport. This new DVD features new viewing angles, more comprehensive and detailed discussions on the mechanics of shooting Skeet Doubles, with insights on all of the elements necessary to be successful in winning at Doubles. Todd also discusses new information on how the eyes work in Doubles, to help the beginner, all the way to those competing at the World Championships. Now the best coaching DVDs available are clearer and more concise than ever. 90 Minutes

Shot Analyses for Skeet- Theories of Coaching with Todd Bender

This presentation compliments our current and best selling series of DVDs on skeet shooting. The first DVDs in the series were instructional in nature. This DVD takes the next step, giving the viewer direction in how to self-diagnose their game. We start by looking at a methodology of how to analyze shots, make assessments, and take the appropriate action. This DVD will improve your ability to recognize and solve problems in your game and for others. Learn the how’s and why’s of particular mistakes, and how to correct them. We then finish our discussion with an overview of coaching and how to pass good information on to others. Todd Bender is the “Coaches’ Coach”. He has taught clay target shooting worldwide for over 25 years. Todd was the first Master Instructor for the National Skeet Shooting Association, is a certified coach by England’s Clay Pigeon Shooting Association, and is an Honorary Fellow in England’s Institute of Clay Shooting Instructors.

Todd Bender’s Championship Skeet

In this latest instructional skeet presentation, Todd Bender demonstrates once again why he is the most sought after and successful skeet instructor and coach in the history of the sport. Championship Skeet is a masterstroke of instruction, an in-depth discussion of the fundamentals required to master the sport. Todd explains how to efficiently use your eyes, regardless of your age; he explains station by station how to execute the perfect move on all skeet targets. Sunrise Productions’ EYE-Cam®, which allows you to see what Todd sees down the gun barrel, gives you a visual image of how to execute the perfect shot.
If you are just taking up the sport and shooting for your first twenty-five straight or have hopes of winning at the World, you will glean points and insights that will help achieve your goal.
150 Minutes

Your Foundation for Perfect Skeet

Paul Giambrone, lll, better known as LP, has been involved in skeet for over 18 years. During that time he has shot 16 perfect 400X400s, 5 of which were perfect 500X500s, and has 12 World Titles to his credit. Paul is now coaching full time and is offering his knowledge of the game to help others take their game to the next level. Paul works with students who have never shot skeet to AAA shooters that have been involved in the game for years. No matter what skill level you are, Paul can help you learn more about the game and become a better shooter. This presentation is designed to show shooters, both the basics and advanced concepts as well as some common mistakes shooters make and how to fix those mistakes. The use of Sunrise Productions’ EYE-Cam ® allows the viewer to see and understand Paul’s every shot. 130 Minutes

 

The Mental Game and Skeet Doubles

 

Once you have solid fundamentals in your singles game, we know the rest is mental focus and executing doubles in a pressured environment.  This new DVD gives you Paul Giambrone, III’s method of shooting skeet doubles and how it can be applied to your game.  This doubles method will show you how to win championships and have the mind set to be successful.  Paul is the only shooter to ever post a perfect season in doubles (2009) and currently holds the long-run record at 952 (2008-2010).. Do you think he can help your doubles game?
    Paul also brings in his mental coach, Bob Palmer, for discussion of techniques to improve your mental game.  Bob gave Paul several tools to work with which helped Paul have his best season ever!  In Paul’s 2012 skeet season, he posted the second highest HOA average in history and shot 4-400X400s including one 400 with the .410!  Paul and Bob both discuss exercises and some common questions and answers to help you improve your mental game.
    Paul is a certified NSSA Master Level Instructor and has been instructing students for many years.  He has over 20 years of experience in the game and can help you get to the next level.  105 minutes

 

 

Sporting Clays Videos

Ben Husthwaite’s Method Star

As the popularity of clay target shooting continues to grow around the world, the demand for excellence in competition is increasing.  Ben Husthwaite has been competing and winning world championships around the globe for over twenty years.  He has coached and mentored over ten world champions, numerous European and national champions, as well as helping recreational shooters achieve their personal best.  Ben takes his Method Star style of coaching and combines it with Sunrise Productions’ revolutionary  EYE-Cam®  to give the shooter a more advanced view of what it takes to be successful in clay target shooting.  The Method Star will give you the necessary tools to take your game to the next level by mastering both basic and advanced clay target presentations. 90 minutes

Andy Duffy’s Approach to Winning Big in Sporting Clays

Andy is probably the hottest shooter in Sporting Clays today. He is the only shooter to win back-to-back HOA NSCA National Championships. In this video Andy shows how to shoot each station with the method that has made him so successful. He then explains and shows other methods that would work for each presentation, and explains the common problems and errors that shooters make. With the EYE CAM and super slow motion you will understand how you too can break targets like Andy. This video is packed full of information that only a champion can give. 90 Minutes

Bill McGuire’s Focus and Fire

Bill McGuire makes shooting look easy and smooth with little gun movement. His pre-mounted method of shooting is very simple and extremely easy to learn; it depends on a good plan for each target and efficient use of the eyes and hands. In this video, Bill teaches you how to diagnose any target presentation and develop a plan that will end with Xs on your scorecard. Once you put Bill¿s method into use, you will have the ability to hit any target you encounter. Sunrise Productions¿ EYE-Cam makes learning Bill¿s shooting method easy to master. The EYE-Cam allows you to follow Bill¿s eyes and see where he first focuses on the target; you will see the gun move to the target, the lead established and the shot taken. This presentation gives the viewer the best EYE-Cam footage ever filmed. 90 Minutes

Bobby Fowler Jr’s Championship Techniques Made Easy

The rules have changed. Have you? Learn a new and exciting shooting technique… the same shooting technique that has made Bobby a National Champion. As with any sport, you must have a good foundation in the fundamentals to be successful. In this video Bobby covers everything, from stance to how to break the most difficult targets found on any sporting clays course. Bobby explains the advantages of his pre-mounted gun, when it should be used and when not. Bobby demonstrates the three different methods of obtaining lead, Sustained, Swing through and Pull away. He gives insights into choke selection, shot size, reading target presentations, how to retain mental control in competition and his personal practice routine. 110 Minutes

Dan Carlisle’s Complete System for Successful Shooting

Remember the feeling you get when you perfectly execute a shot? When, seemingly without conscious effort, everything happens just right all by itself? Dan Carlisle, one of America’s top sporting shooters and instructors and a guy who has devoted years to understanding the mechanics and science of shooting, acknowledges that special feeling as the shooter’s ultimate reward. He calls it “the magic in the moment.” Dan has experienced a lot of magic moments in his career, from his world-records and Olympic medal to the many competition wins in trap, skeet, sporting clays and FITASC. The long journey and countless thousands of targets he’s shot, have done more than bring him a closet full of awards. They’ve crystallized his instructional process to the point where he can teach just about any shooter to better himself. In fact Dan was voted the shooting instructor of the year in 1999. Dan teaches more a practical system than theoretical methodology. It blends basic geometry with speed to give the shooter a “formula” for breaking targets. In this video, Dan will help you develop a complete system for successful shooting and you too will enjoy more “magic moments.” 90 Minutes

 

Don Currie’s Focus-Movement-Faith, Instinctive Shotgunning for Sporting Clays

Whether you are an aspiring Master Class competitor, weekend shooter or an improving bird hunter, National Champion and Master Shotgun Coach Don Currie will instantly propel your shotgunning to the next level and beyond. As an Orvis Wingshooting School Instructor, NSCA and NRA Certified Shotgun Instructor and authority on The Churchill Method, Don distills the secrets of instinctive shotgunning down to three simple elements essential for crushing targets on the clays course: FOCUS, MOVEMENT and FAITH. The principles of sharp visual focus, subconscious application of lead, synchronized mount and movement to the target, shot planning and the mental game are all clearly explained and applied to guarantee higher levels of performance in competition and in the field. As a special bonus for the sporting clays and FITASC competitor, Don introduces The OPTIMAL Process®: the pre-shot planning process and pre-shot routine that won him the National Championship title in Side-by-Side Shotgun. As a well-known writer and columnist for ClayShooting USA, Don clearly yet eloquently translates the essential truths of shotgunning into a proven formula and system for success. 105 minutes

 

George Digweed’s Guide to Perfection in Sporting Clays

George Digweed is without a doubt the most accomplished shotgunner in the world today. He has won every major title Sporting Clays Shooting has to offer. In addition to numerous English and British Open wins he has four times been European FITASC Sporting Champion and he has won the World title an unprecedented four times. At the 1999 World Sporting Clays Championship he shot the first 100 straight in a World Championship. His over-all score of 194×200 also set a new world record. This long awaited video was taped at the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio, Texas, on the grounds of the 1999 World Sporting Clays Championship. George explains his style of shooting, from stance to how he obtains lead. George shoots eleven different stations and explains each one in detail. Each target is shot using Sunrise Productions EYE-CAM, which allows you to see what George is seeing as the shot is taken. 90 Minutes

Mastering the Double Gun

Learn to follow your instincts with Chris Batha, Chief Instructor and Gunfitter for Churchill Gunmakers of London, England and Bruce Scott of the Shotgun Journal. Their combination of classic wingshooting techniques and proven clay – busting tips are packed with technical and practical information. This new video is not about how Chris and Bruce shoot, or anyone else, but a distillation of the lessons learned from over thirty years of instruction in wing and clay shooting world-wide and a lifelong passion for fine guns. “Mastering the Double Gun” is for the Wing Shooter who shoots clays, for the Clay Shooter who hunts. You will learn the Churchill and Stansbury styles of shooting, plus the three major techniques of obtaining lead, maintained, pull-away and swing-through. All are demonstrated using the EYE CAM on the layouts, high towers and grouse butts of the Churchill Shooting Grounds, London, England. Every missed shot, no matter your experience is caused by a breakdown in the fundamentals. Mastering these fundamentals is the secret to straight shooting. Learn to follow your instincts with this unique approach to shooting excellence. 110 Minutes

Perfect Five-Stand, with Bobby Fowler Jr.

 

The sport of Five Stand has now become the most popular side event at any sporting clays tournament. Although the traps and targets used are the same as used in sporting, the games are defiantly different and require different strategies.

Bobby Fowler, two-time National Sporting Clays Champion and National Five Stand Champion takes an in-depth look at how the game is played and tips that will help us shoot the game better. Bobby suggest using a mental chalkboard to visualize the path of each target, which will make choosing which target to take first on each station much easier. The use of Sunrise Production’s EYE-Cam® allows the viewer to see the hold point, how the gun moves with each target and how the lead is established. The information Bobby gives in this presentation will definitely be of help to anyone shooting Five Stand.

 

Pat Lieske’s Systematic Approach to Sporting Clays

 Pat Lieske is recognized as one of the smoothest shotgunners in the world. With a list of accomplishments including 15 time All-American. Pat’s simple and unique three step method incorporates solid shooting technique, proper target analysis and focused practice. Utilizing this method, you will find consistency and victory much easier to attain, regardless of the difficulty of the course. With Pat’s smooth and controlled move to the target, you will discover a connection to the target that will formulate control and an effortless break each and every pair. 105 minutes

 

Be Your Own Coach in Sporting Clays, the Woolley Way

Most shooting organizations recognize the difference between an instructor and a coach. An instructor, instructs on how something should be done, a coach on the other hand looks at someone perform and then points out mistakes and gives advice on how to resolve the problem. Many times they will give exercises that will help make the proper process become natural and repeatable.
     This is what “Be Your Own Coach” is all about, John helps  you examine your shooting, identify shortcomings  and ways to correct the problem .  You may recognize some of your weaknesses as John works with a shooter with many faults. John explains his shortcomings and how they will affect his shooting.  John then demonstrates the proper execution and offers exercises that will help you improve your scores and enjoyment.
       John Woolley’s shooting career has been long and distinguished.  It has moved him to become one of the world’s top wingshooters and sporting clays coaches.  Many of today’s winning international shooters have been John’s students.  Whether you’re a beginner or an accomplished shooter, John’s simple “move, mount, shoot” system along with him showing you how to “focus on the target”, will remarkably improve your shooting abilities. 90 minutes

Peter Blakeley’s Read the Line Feel the Lead

Successful shotgunning is a skill that must be learned like any other skill. It requires systematic study and the ability to accurately evaluate the variables of moving targets. Few of us are born with the natural ability to accurately calculate the amount of forward allowance needed to hit Sporting Clay targets consistently; the infinite combinations of variables are too complex. We may have the mechanical skills, but if we don’t get a good “read” on the line of the target, the wheels come off. Peter Blakeley, shooting coach at the Dallas Gun Club probably gives more shooting lessons than any other shooting coach in the country. Over the years he has perfected a method of teaching students how to understand the five things we must consider when shooting a moving target. These are; speed, distance, angle, trajectory and where we intend to shoot the target on trajectory. This is what this video is about, a logical and intuitive way to evaluate each of these five things and apply it to each target. Of course, eventually you need to trust this accumulation of knowledge, and more importantly, Pull the trigger when the picture looks right to you. In other words, read the line, feel the lead. 90 Minutes

Peter Blakeley’s Unit Lead System for Sporting Clays

The game of sporting clays was originally designed to hone our skills in preparation for bird hunting situations. However, over the years, it has progressed far beyond that. Today’s sporting clay courses include an increasingly diverse complexity of target presentations. As a result, the correct lead we need to successfully intercept each target can be a head-scratching dilemma for many of us.

In the history of shotgunning, no-one has ever been able to come up with a logical way to simplify the process of visually calculating and then implementing specific lead requirements, until now. In this DVD, top shooting coach Peter Blakeley describes his unique and innovative “unit lead system.” It is a logical and intuitive break down of the components of line, angle and range. By using this system, you will quickly learn how to apply a specific lead to each target and put more X’s on your score card. 90 Minutes

Take Your Best Shot

Take Your Best Shot… with this outstanding approach to breaking more targets and improving your scores, International Instructor and Gunfitter Chris Batha joins Bruce Scott of the Shotgun Journal to deliver the nuts and bolts of Straight Shooting.

Using the New Eye Cam Technology they will show you the lead and technique you need for every target presentation. Achieve the shooting success that will take you from Beginner to Winner. This presentation is intended to help new shooters gain the fundamentals needed to become a great shotgunner and to help experienced shooters correct bad habits they may have developed over the years.

You will learn about: Eye Dominance, footwork, Stance, Posture and Head Position, How to Practice and Groove Your Gunmount, Gun Fit, Target to Target Application of Maintained Lead – Pull Away – Swing Through, Reading the Target: Insertion Point – Visual Point – Break Point,Target Tactics: Establishing Lead by Speed, Angle and Distance, Competition Practice: Every Target Presentation-Singles -On Report-True Pairs

 

Chokes and Loads for Sporting Clays

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No matter how high or low your sporting clays scores are, using the right choke and load will improve your score. Most shooters have little knowledge of how chokes and loads work in unison to provide optimum pattern performance. Gil Ash and Gerry Meyer combine their experience and knowledge to explain and demonstrate how patterns break targets. Dramatic slow motion video footage demonstrates how targets are broken and how to select the right choke and load for any sporting clays target. 75 minutes

Trap Videos

All-American Trap with Mitchel Loveless

There is not just one way to shoot trap, but definitely methods that have been proven successful! Mitchel Loveless, sixteen time All-American and 2011 Grand American All-Around Champion is not attempting to drastically change your style, but give you the information and tools needed to fine tune your game. Whether you’re new to Trapshooting or reached a plateau and not sure what to try next, this video will show you where your shooting can improve.  Mitchel not only explains his style of shooting, but also covers how one eyed shooters should approach the target differently. He explains the gun mount, the hold points, focus areas, how to move to the target, and he explains why you may need to make adjustments to your game depending on your reaction time. 
Another advantage of this presentation is that Mitchel covers all of the trap disciplines in detail. Mitchel starts with singles and then moves back to different yardages and covers the changes needed to be a successful handicap shooter. He then covers doubles with the same simple, no-nonsense approach. 90 minutes

Harlan Campbell JR’s. Handicap and Doubles Trap My Way

Harlan builds on the fundamentals presented in the singles DVD by explaining what changes need to be made to your game while moving back on the handicap line. The second half of the DVD covers the exciting game of doubles trap. This is a much faster game, but with Harlan¿s help and instruction you will find the game much easier. The hold points are different in doubles, but the EYE-Cam will help you understand the differences and how to move to the second target.

Harlan Campbell Jr’s. Trap Shooting My Way

Harlan has been on the all-American Trap team ten years, four years as captain. Harlan has over 30 Grand American titles and was All-Around Champion in 2001. Harlan spends over 200 days each year giving trap-shooting clinics. He is probably the most sought after trap shooting instructor in the sport today. The use of the EYE-Cam makes every shot seem as if you were there. Shooting better scores is a choice, and this DVD will help you become a better trap shooter.

Leo Harrison, Doubles Techniques and My Mental Game

This DVD delivers an insight into Leo’s mental process. Preparation, concentration and performance under pressure are topics that become increasingly essential as your competitive level rises. Also included in this DVD is a station by station analysis of Leo’s doubles techniques. Using the EYE-Cam and over the shoulder camera shots, you too can see Leo’s viewpoints for each pair, so you can shoot Doubles for Fun”. Run time 1 hour, 10 minutes.

Leo Harrison, Proven Techniques for Singles and Handicap Trap

Leo Harrison lll Leo is one of the most successful trap shooters in the history of the sport. Over Leo’s long shooting career, he has won 24 Grand American titles; he has been on the All American trap team 39 times, ten of them as captain. Leo has other prestigious titles as well, he was inducted into the Amateur Trap Association Hall of Fame in 1998, the Missouri Trapshooting Association Hall of Fame in 1991. Last year Leo set a new ATA High-Over-All record at the Grand by breaking 992 out of 1000 targets shots. Leo Harrison, Proven Techniques for Singles and Handicap Trap This DVD pulls together a collection of Leo’s personal proven techniques to help you consistently shoot “Singles for the Glory” and “Handicap for the Gold”. Whether you are new to trapshooting or a seasoned veteran, the tips on fundamentals, form, eye focus, and hold points will give you the tools you need to improve your own style and to consistently enhance your performance. Leo not only tells you what he does and why, he also shows you what he sees through slow-motion over the shoulder shots and the use of the EYE-Cam, which lets you look down Leo’s gun barrel. Run time 1 hour, 30 minutes

 

Wingshooting

Putting More Birds in Your Bag

After years in the making, the most comprehensive video ever produced to teach you how to hit birds is now available! Not necessarily how to hunt them, but specifically how to hit them. Join professional wingshooters and instructors, Bruce Scott and Marty Fischer, hosts of the popular Shotgun Journal television series as they teach you the finer points of wingshooting. See what the shooter sees through the Sunrise Productions¿ exclusive “Eye-Cam,” the most revolutionary wingshooting teaching tool ever developed! The most exciting wingshooting action ever put on video! Learn how to hit doves, wild pigeons, Hungarian and red-legged partridge, ducks, geese, ptarmigan, quail and pheasants. 90 Minutes