No doubt about it – there are real differences between women and men when it comes to getting comfortable with a shotgun and learning how to shoot clays. We Goddesses With Guns were fortunate enough to have Keith Lupton coaching us through our start up phase – checking eye dominance, proper gun fit and minimizing our

[unfounded] concerns about the much-hyped “recoil” issues.


This article in Shotgun Life by Holly Heyser provides a great overview for women interested in giving it a try. And guys, read this before you ask your woman to try shooting with you. You’ll both have a better time and she’s more likely to go with you again. Just sayin’…


Five Things You Need to Know When Teaching a Woman How to Shoot a Shotgun