"So I think I understand the confusion. She is using this technique for every shot, not just tandem shots that are close to the line. Even when going for a disc that is across the board, she whisks the disc instead of striking it.…"
"First, the shooting disc must be placed as close as possible to the disc in play, without moving it, and still be on the shooting line before attempting this tandem shot. Try to do this shot in one fluid motion.
"Thank you for the help so far. I hope that I am explaining the situation well enough.
What is happening during her shot is that her index finger lines up. It moves slowly forward until it contacts the disc. It then remains…"
"Thank you. If I am hearing this right, it is okay to continue shoving a disc even after it has made contact with a disc already in play. As I have understood a strike, it should occur momentarily and transfer the finger energy to the disc on the…"
In followup to Nathans answer to your question. As a long time member of the St.Jacobs Crokinole Club I feel obliged to offer my insight pertaining to valid shot in question.
A: The slight forward force is required for a smooth…"
Thank you for the encouraging words about our club and your help so far with this technique issue. The club is sort of unofficial at this point, but we are designing a club shirt and have an official monthly meet night on the…"
First off, great news about the club getting started and looking strong. I certainly wish you the best and look forward to hearing more about it.
I don't believe we have anything specific in the rules for either of your questions, but…"
"We are starting a monthly night here in Athens, Ohio and having a trophy challenge every other month. About 30 on the list. Growing strong. Might need a venue soon. Good luck. Maybe we can have a club meetup in the future."
"Merry Christmas Flickers,
This technique became an issue again the other day and I am in need of some clarification. Members of our club have also bought this up and are in search of answers.
Situation- I made a shot on a disc very close to my…"