The Long-Range Gong

Making that metal disc ring when it’s waaaay out there—and your own pulse can cause a miss—requires more than an accurate rifle. Here's a sharpshooter’s method to make that shot.

When a target is at significant distances, even the slightest movement from the shooter can result in a miss down range. Even a shooter’s pulse can cause a miss. Shooting well enough to hit targets at long range takes more than just an accurate rifle.

Sharpshooter Jeff Johnston shares his method for making far-off gongs sing.