I posted the following a few months ago, right after the Knoxville match and think I can take it in a little different direction this time around. I thought it would be interesting to know what, if any, pre match rituals everyone goes through, whether right before they shoot or before the match. I have 2 that I can think of: 1. I take 3 sights pictures before every string. 2. I listen to the same few tunes from The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly as I get closer to the match range which is detailed from a previous post below: So...as I'm a few miles out from the range (Knoxville match) on Sunday morning, I que up Ennio Morricone's - L'estasi dell'oro (ilbuono il brutto ilcattivo)....."The Ecstasy Of Gold (the Good the Bad the Ugly). [ame]http://http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yn2xSNv0TSk[/ame] About 60 seconds in, right where the female vocalist begins to exploit her talent, I see, to my astonishment , a framed poster of Clint Eastwood leaning against a tree near the end of a driveway. Apparently, a garage sale item. This is what I saw and, given the possibility for how the days events could unfold, took to be just about the best omen I could ever receive: The outcome???: booted out of AM/CIV! I think I will continue to follow this ritual!