[LMB] OT: Handedness

Roberta Wright ravenenterprises at gmail.com
Tue Sep 27 05:17:32 BST 2011


i am right handed, but once i figured out my left eye was dominate and
switched to shooting (rifle or bow) left handed, i was actually pretty good
at marksmanship.

On Mon, Sep 26, 2011 at 6:54 PM, Eileen McConnell
<phoenixargent at gmail.com>wrote:

>  >> My right eye also needs more correction with my glasses, and I'm right
> handed. I >>wonder if a dominant left eye/righthandedness contributed to my
> poor hand/eye >>coordination for things like badminton ping pong, tennis,
> etc.
>
> I can't quote any reliable source, but I can add that I have long suspected
> my own never-better-than-middling abilities at archery are due to being
> left-handed but right-eye dominant.  (Darned astigmatism!  Why couldn't you
> have gone with the corporal consensus, and chosen the weak side's eye to
> afflict?)
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