Eliot set for Pan Am shooting
bests and improvements all around, and having qualified for the Pan Am Games for a second time, she was looking forward to competition preparations which included two World Cups, and daily training along with strength and mental training ahead of next year’s Games.
“Control, split-second reflexes and nerves of steel are all part of this competition. Olympic Skeet is considered by many as the most difficult of the three Olympic shotgun disciplines (double trap, Olympic trap and Olympic skeet), owing to the strict rules pertaining to where the gun it to be held and the common foot faults that often result in yellow cards and disqualifications,” she said, adding that women were now required to shoot the same 125 rounds as their male counterparts, when in the past they shot 75 rounds.
MICHELLE ELIOT has secured a spot in skeet shooting for the 2019 Pan American Games. EQUESTRIAN Michelle Eliot has secured a spot for the 2019 Pan American Games but in skeet shooting.