My sponsored DSC1 and route to stalking PLUS puppy diary
by, 01-04-2014 at 17:28 (577 Views)
It's with mixed emotions that I have to say my course for April has been cancelled. Unfortunately there were only two other candidates, so BASC (understandably) cancelled the course.
I'm disappointed not to be going so soon, but on the other hand it does give me a chance to really get to grips with the study side of things and the chance to get some shooting practice in which I think I'll book up at Calton Moor. I'll have a look later on and see if there's another date/location that suits me, then I can go in fully confident in my knowledge and with a better idea of the practical stuff as well.
In the meantime, I bought some dowel the other day and some oil, to have a crack at making myself a nice set of cheap sticks. I'll see if I can borrow an air rifle to get the technique sorted out after I've made them. I'm hoping to do a nice job on it and post up a pictorial step by step if anyone wants to copy. They should just look a bit nicer than the plastic cane and string variations, not to mention making themail will keep me out of trouble for a bit