Archive of: Tetrathlon

  • Pistol Advice for Pony Club Tetrathletes

    When Pony Club Tetrathletes turn 12, they switch from two-handed to one-handed pistol shooting. This is officially a Big Thing and most of the technique that they have learnt to date will have to either be thrown out or re-learnt from an entirely new perspective. And that’s before we start to talk about the physical strength required to hold a pistol with an outstretched arm. Luckily, many Tetrathletes are naturally strong for their age from the work they do in the other Tet events (riding, running and swimming) – but that is not to say they find it easy, because it isn’t.

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