Ok, hands up, I admit that in the last three years, I have become a bit of a tweed addict. It’s my husband’s fault really, getting involved with beating and having so much fun that I couldn’t refuse the invitation. And of course, it’s our friend’s fault, for setting up her own country clothing shop and … More The Tweed Review
I was expecting to write about putting up the game pens for the shoot I beat at, as that was what I was told we would be doing today. I had also received a text this morning instructing me to bring my gun (which I decided against, given my abysmal performance with an open choke … More Off Season at the Game Shoot
As I sat on the train home from London today, staring out of the window as though I was in the music video for a crappy early ’00s song, I realised that during this week had been the anniversary of my grandmother’s funeral. To be honest it sometimes feels as though barely any time has … More My Shooting Revelation
In spite of the fact we still have one more shoot day lined up for tomorrow, today the shoot I beat at held its final beaters’ day of the season. We arrived at around 8:15 for bacon rolls and sausages to start the morning – just like any other beating day, except for two main … More End of Season Beaters’ Day!
You guessed it! This blog post has been ushered in by the arrival of my Zoli Kronos. My beautifully crafted, custom fitted skeet gun with a black action, simply decorated with the name ‘Zoli’ in gold lettering along the bottom corner. Not going to lie, I spent the whole day thinking about the moment I … More The Zoli Starter Pack
Let me take you back to 2010. In spite of the success of the GB team at the Beijing Olympics, exposure of women’s sport was still – let’s face it – practically non-existent, and a 16 year old Faye’s only decent experiences with sport had been a few fencing sessions, two seasons spent on the … More My First Shooting Blog!