Darts Coach-Mental Game Training–Part 3

Darts Coach-Mental Game Training–Part 3

In the last post we ended in a thick spot…..so let's pick up again. Practising in a conscious state of awareness reg...
Darts Coach-Mental Game Training

Darts Coach-Mental Game Training–Part 2

Hi all, this week's tip is a direct continuation of Part 1  published in a previous post. Shutting off the conscious...
Darts Coach - Mental Game Training - Part 1

Darts Coach - Mental Game Training - Part 1

Darts - Mental Game Training – Part 1 The two sides of the coin. We're going to get into some thinking that will hop...
Darts Equipment – Simple Complexity   

Darts Equipment – Simple Complexity   

In this week's tip, I'd like to change the way you think about darts equipment and how a single setup may not be you...
Darts Coach -The power of suggestion

Darts Coach -The power of suggestion

Progress with my game for me can be attributed to understanding how my brain works - well when it comes to darts at l...
Darts Coach -The importance of S.M.A.R.T goals

Darts Coach -Get some S.M.A.R.T goals

Progression – Left foot, right foot. This session will go through the progression phases we go through as we strive ...
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Grow your Darts IQ - establish two good habits

Today we are going to recap the last few weeks lessons and paint a clearer picture of why science will make progress...
Darts Technique - The Big 3

Darts Technique - The Big 3

Coaching is a passion that allows me to demonstrate my love of darts through the sharing of knowledge. It is somethin...
Darts Tip-let the math do the work

Darts Tip-let the math do the work

In my last darts tip, we looked at practice routines to build our platform for success by understanding the basics. ...
Three practice games to improve your average

Three practice games to improve your average

Let's kick off the first discussion with a rundown on practice routines. Everyone has a theory about the best routine...
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Consistent Shooting

By Warren ParryConcentrate on your approach. One of the key things to shooting consistent darts is approaching the bo...
Shot Darts Tips - The Push

Shot Darts Tips - The Push

Here's a good lesson for new dart players - how to fine tune your throw to get more control over your dart and gain s...
Fitness and Diet

Fitness and Diet

Hi There Darts Fans, I'm going down a slightly different route with this months Tips and Hints! I have been over the ...
Stand and deliver: check your stance, hit your target

Stand and deliver: check your stance, hit your target

There’s plenty of advice out there about how to throw a dart – grip, finger placement etc. But how you stand also has a huge impact on your overall darts game. In this post, we’ll take a look at the factors that go into getting your stance right to throw right.
Confidence: the secret sauce of top darts players

Confidence: the secret sauce of top darts players

Confidence. It's hard to teach and tricky to learn. It’s intimidating and from a distance, it can look like arrogance. But rather than loud bravado, true confidence is a quiet, strong self-belief that’s your secret sauce for winning at any level of the darts game.  
Play it forward: helping and teaching other players

Play it forward: helping and teaching other players

There’s that old saying: ‘Those who can, do, and those who can’t, teach.’ We’re calling BS on that right now, because we reckon in darts ‘Those who can, do, but those who teach, do the game a favour.’

So, where do you start with teaching other players, and what do they need to know first, versus what they’ll learn through practice and experience? 

Number Power

Number Power

Part 1Hello all Shot Darts fans and customers, my name is Ken MacNeil I and am a new Player for Shot Darts. My articl...
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Having fun with darts

Enjoying what you're doing, in my opinion, is a huge part of playing the game to the level that you, personally, want...
Practice Games 1

Practice Games 1

By Ken MacNeilHello all Dart Fans, I hope you enjoyed my previous articles on percentage shooting and outshots. Well ...
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Dart Practise

Darts is no different to any other sport. I am a firm believer that the more you put in, the more you take out. Heres...
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Don't focus on ratings

Don't focus on win or lose; don't care about "Rating", no matter the increase or drop down.I look out at some beginni...
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Teach Darts

For many of our Player columns, we tend to focus on the challenges that every day players face and how they handle th...
Practice Technique

Practice Technique

Rick EspinozaWe all know that practice is what makes us better at hitting our targets, but throwing practice is not t...
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Practice to Improve

By Alex Roy Darts is one of only sports where practice can be done in the comfort of your own home and is an importan...
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Warm Up Routine

Hi Gang We left off on my last dart tip back in July with figuring out what level you fell into, and practising effec...
Youth Darts: raising the next generation of players

Youth Darts: raising the next generation of players

Youth Darts is the key to making sure our great game continues well past our generation. So how do you help inspire and teach young people to love the game and play it well? Thanks to Chris White and Scotty Burnett for their wisdom and advice on this one.
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Youth Darts

By Scotty BurnettHi all, I want to go off topic from my recent posts and talk about something many players and organi...
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Practise Game 2

By Alex RoyFor my hints and tips this month, I thought I would you give you some games for when practicing...When pra...
Sportsmanship: the good sport’s guide to playing darts

Sportsmanship: the good sport’s guide to playing darts

Just for a minute, we’re going to leave technique, practice routines and discussions about the right darts gear behind. This post is all about attitude, etiquette and sportsmanship. Although, what we say here applies equally to female and male players.
Darts Warm Up Routine

Darts Warm Up Routine

Whatever skill or experience level you’re at, all darts players could benefit from a warm up and practice routine.