Olympic biathletes Lanny and Tracy Barnes give tips on how to keep your firearms shooting accurately in the cold. They should know, as they’re training in Sweden at present. Before that, they hunted at high elevations in Colorado. Whether hunting or competing, these sisters know the low-down on keeping your firearms shooting hot in the cold.
Runnin’ and Gunnin’ with the Twins: Baby, it’s cold outside and your gun knows it, too — tips to keep shooting hot in the cold
Spotting and stalking is our preferred method for hunting elk. We’ve made some ground blinds in the past, but we’ve had the most success spotting and stalking. It takes time and probably more time to harvest an elk with this method than in a blind, but you are guaranteed to have an awesome experience, see [...]
If you’re planning on hunting at high altitudes this fall, you’ll especially benefit from reading tips on how to train for this experience, courtesy of Tracy and Lanny Barnes, our twin biathlete bloggers here at The WON. They not only will tell you how to train, they will advise you on how to hunt once you get there!
3-gun, or multi-gun, is one of the fastest growing shooting sports in the U.S. With its ever-changing style of competition, fast-paced action, and a tantalizing mix of speed and accuracy, it’s no wonder shooters of all backgrounds are falling in love with this exciting sport. We’ve been competing in 3-gun competitions for three years now and we wanted to share with you a few tips we’ve learned along the way.
When we talk about the future, it seems everyone has a different outlook. Some are bleak, others positive, some have no idea what’s in store. Often times you hear people saying, “The kids these days …” followed by some form of insult or lack of hope. Yet despite the economy and the issues dividing our [...]
This is just a typical day in the woods for twin sisters Tracy and Lanny Barnes, as they launch their new blog here at Women’s Outdoor News. In this snippet of life outside the Olympic arena, Tracy Barnes tells us about the day she took off her shoes and ran after a tom in the woods, while her sister, Lanny, well … you’ll just have to read about it here.