BJM's Greg Poole is joined by long time professional archer and 2020 Foley Senior winner Michael Braden to discuss his win this weekend, the growing competitiveness of the senior class and what kind of strategy Michael has found that led to his consistency in the sport. Greg and Michael also discuss the current "coaching" issues facing archery.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by the 2020 Foley Women's Open pro Champion Sharon Wallace to talk about her first win with her PSE bow and how she was able to use the first couple indoor events to figure out what her and the bow needed under pressure to succeed.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by the 2020 Foley champion in the Men's open pro class Dan McCarthy to discuss his indoor season, how he has transitioned to 3D so effectively after shooting a perfect 900 at The Vegas shoot to win in Foley. Dan also talks about his last minute bow poundage change and why he had to pump it up to 78 lbs.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by long time professional archer and WI legend Lee Gibbs who shot the first 900 of his career at the 2020 The Vegas shoot. Greg and Lee discuss how he balances family, work and shooting along with supporting his local archery shop What tales archery. Despite his long career as a shooter Lee does not wear a shooter jersey nor does he pursue sponsorships. Lee also explains what he told himself to finally get over the hump and why he has zero social media.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by the 2020 Vegas shoot Championship Young Adult winner with a perfect 900 Cole Frederick to discuss how he got into the sport and how hard he has worked to accomplish this win. Greg & Cole also talk about his parents Jamie & Jason, coach Scott Wright and training buddies Blake & Tyler and how they have helped him stay grounded and driven.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by the 3 peat Senior Vegas Champion Keith Trail to talk about his long history in the sport and how he has overcome physical and mental hurdles to remain on the top of his game and the importance of his family as he continues his reign atop the Senior division. Greg & Keith also discuss some of the modifications Martin has made on their 2020 platform.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by the 2020 Vegas shoot Championship open winner Kyle Douglas. Kyle talks about where came from, his archery shop along with his mental game and how his parents contributed to his calmness under pressure allowing him to keep his composure on the biggest stage in archery or on the field range during a breakdown. Greg and Kyle also discuss how his shooting style allows him to run 24 oz out front and Kyle goes into detail on his decision to command fire a light trigger thumb button release this year.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by Jared & Tyler Hergenrader and Mike Hernandez from Break the Barriers. BTB is a veteran and disabled persons program serving the community for 37 years. BTB is the largest Sports recreational Veteran program in the country in addition to be the US Department of Education's "National role model for inclusion". BTB will be attending the Vegas shoot this week with 40 Vets that participate in their program. We discuss the Vegas event in addition to the large marked 3D outdoor event they are hosting in Fresno CA in April.
BJM's Greg Poole is joined by Martin Archery's Scott Romero to discuss the companies origins dating back to 1951 and how current owners have rebuilt the iconic brand from the top down focusing on family and its shooter experience. Greg & Scott discuss some of the technologies involved with the new 2020 line up and the methodology's behind their implementation into the line up.