You Influence the Outcome when You Control the Process

Chris Mason PGCPSE  BSc

Chris is highly motivated and successful, with experience in leadership and developing others. 

Chris is an experienced Photographer. He developed his love of capturing moments and telling stories through his photographs at school as a member of the Photographic Club. His Documentary style of Photography has grown with experience and covering events such as weddings, corporate and sporting events.  Click here to view samples of his photographs. Click here to email Chris to discuss your needs.

Chris has over 40-years experience with shooting sports; he is a former pistol competitor with the Team England National Squad and achieved many titles including British Rapid Fire Pistol Champion, UK Police National Pistol Champion for four consecutive years and a European Bronze medal in his collection.

Chris is professionally qualified and has over 30-years experience in teaching, coaching, mentoring, assessing, evaluation and quality assurance. He is a former Fellow of the IVA for assessment and quality assurance. Chris has devised training programmes for newly appointed trainers and successfully operated an NVQ Assessment Centre; through which he authored new vocational qualifications within the NVQ framework.

Working with businesses Chris aims to provide the mental and tactical skills to enable them to compete successfully through the development of their leaders and teams. How do you know strategies are working? He can assist in the development of realistic evaluation and assessment tools to enable the management of performance improvements at individual, team and corporate levels.

Chris has developed a coaching style that successfully and rapidly improves the performance of the people he coaches. His practical approach to coaching is used to teach the technical, mental, physical and tactical skills to enable his athletes to compete successfully in sport.  He supports athlete development with individually tailored training plans and ongoing reviews. Many of his athletes are competing at National and International levels. He is the South West Region Head Pistol Coach and coaches ISSF competitors as well as Pentathletes and Tetrathletes for GB Pentathlon development squads and Pony Clubs. Chris' athletes enjoy splendid results with many achieving National and International success.

There is greater emphasis on Coach Compliance these days and in addition to Chris' teaching and assessment qualifications, he is compliant in:

  • NSRA Regional Pistol Coach and Appointed as the SW Regional Pistol Coach
  • Insured for Public Liability & Professional Indemnity
  • First Aid qualified EFAW
  • DBS Certificate
  • Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Chris is the author of many guides on the science and art of teaching and assessing. His latest works are published under the titles, 'Learning Matters' and 'Competitive Pistol Shooting'; both of these ebooks are currently available as a personalised copy in pdf format; please see Books and Guides and Competitive Pistol 

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Facebook Photography: @chrismasonphotos

Facebook Coaching: @SWRPS


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June 26, 2015
Precision Coaching

June 2015

Hello ji !!!(Guru=Master)
                How are you and ur family...?
I'm faring well chris...I am so proud to be your student..trainee and I assure you one day I will make you proud of me... .
        My grouping is getting better day by day...and I am very happy about it and I'm meditating and I do my shooting as a meditation and all my verbalization has stopped recently in these 5 days and I'm quite inside and there is only process I could feel...and very important my desire for 10 &10x had stopped completely and I'm totally in Alpha state for each shot process.. 
I didnt shoot for 4 days but was meditating and visualizing my squeezing process...something inside me occured I could feel positive energy n some blissfull energy....... 
     Thanks to you chris... will get back to you in a couple of days with my rapid fire experience...

with regards,