Featured in Rifle Skills
Ballistic Basics: How to Program Your Smartphone for Long-Range Shooting
Phone-based ballistic problem solvers are easy to use, if you understand the basics.
Long Range 101: How to Setup a Precision Rifle
From a new in-the-box rifle to ringing steel at 1,000 yards in a single day
How to Zero Your Rifle for a Hunt
Make sure your gun and glass are tuned just right at the range, so you’re on target in the field—where the stakes are high.
How to Practice Shooting Your Rifle For a Hunt
Preparing for a hunting trip isn’t the same process as target shooting.
SIG Academy: The Ultimate Shooting Fantasy
"Maybe your idea of adult fantasy camp is lacing up with a professional ballplayer or going full shred with Metallica. For me, it was attending the SIG Sauer Academy."
Gun Training: John Farnam’s Defensive Urban Rifle Course
Bench shooting and defensive drills feed one another. If you’re only practicing one or the other, you’re making a potentially fatal error.
Video: Learn to Shoot With Your Off Hand
A little practice with your weak hand will be a great asset for self-defense and turkey hunting.
Book Review: “AR-15, Skills and Drills: Learn to Run Your AR Like a Pro”
"It is an essential part of any AR-owner’s library, covering everything from the most basic elements of the rifle’s mechanics and design to the advanced use of cover and firing positions in combat."
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.
The Two-Shot Zero
Save your ammo and get your rifle dialed in quickly with this two-shot method. Rifle expert Jeff Johnson shows how it's done.