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Introduction To Precision Rifle

The journey begins here at the introduction to precision rifle class. Just getting into long range shooting as an enthusiast or a hunter? Look no further as there’s simply not another more comprehensive class out there that focuses on developing a solid foundation of skills that will set you up for success on your journey of becoming a modern day rifleman.

The Introduction to long range shooting class starts at the basics as we teach you about the finer points of your rifle, optic and ammunition and how they work together to produce the precise results you’re looking for. You’ll dive deep into the fundamentals of marksmanship, teaching you how to shoot your rifle to both its and your own capabilities. From there, we’ll jump into the science of long range shooting, discussing everything you need to know to be successful on your own and giving you achievable goals and confidence.

Next, we’ll give you an exposure to how to read the largest variable in long range shooting, the wind, and how to make accurate adjustments when you don’t get it right. You’ll wrap up your introduction to long range shooting with a brief dabble into shooting off of your belly, and you’ll know where your strengths and weaknesses are after you complete our basic Modern Day Rifleman evaluation.

Pre Reqs

No experience required other than safe rifle handling skills.

What you will learn...

  • Circle of Components
  • Fundamentals of Marksmanship
  • Basic Weapons Manipulation (Load/Unload,
    Bolt Manip., Emerg./Proactive Loads)
  • Basic External Ballistics
  • Atmospheric Conditions
  • Basic Wind Reading
  • Introduction to Positional Shooting
  • Basic MDR Skills Evaluation

Gear List

What should I take?

Safety

  • Ear Protection
  • Eye Protection (Clear Lenses)

Required

  • Precision Rifle (<1 MOA)
  • Rifle Optic with Adjustable Turrets
  • Scope Tools
  • Bipods (with Ability to Cant)
  • Scope Level (Anti-cant Device)
  • (2) Magazines (for those running DBMs)
  • 400 rounds (Match Grade Ammunition)
  • Support Bag (Rec. AG Gamechanger)
    • Hunter/Sniper – Pint Size w/ Git-Lite
    • Competitor – Shmedium Heavy Fill
    • Rear Bag – OG w/ Git-Lite
    • Rear Bag 2 – TAB Gear SM Rear Bag
  • Note Taking Gear
  • Ballistic Computer (Rec. Hornady 4DOF)

Recommended Support Gear

  • Pack
  • Arm Board (Rec. Sunrise Tactical Gear)
  • Magazine Carriers
  • Rifle Cleaning Gear
  • Shooting Mat
  • Rifle Tools (Rec. Fix It Sticks)
  • Shooter’s Belt
  • Rifle Sling (Rec. Magpul MS1)

Nice-To-Haves

  • Shooting Tripod
  • Kestrel
  • Range Finder
  • Chronograph (Rec. Magnetospeed)
  • Selfie Stick/Mini tripod for Phone/GoPro

Personal Sustainment

  • Weather Appropriate Gear
  • Field or Camping Chair
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug Spray
  • Water Source
  • Snacks and Lunch