Basic Shooting Skills

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Video: Bust More Clays by Analyzing Their Flight Path

There are many facets to sporting clays, trap and skeet, among the most important is analyzing a clay's flight path. This video gives you the tips to know where the birds are flying and when to pull the trigger.

Jack O'Connor with a trophy, a stone sheep.

Jack O’Connor: Tips on Big Game Shooting

Jack O'Connor was one of America's most renown gun writers. In honor of his birthday (Jan. 22), we let the gentleman dole out some advice on steadier shooting while big game hunting. His words are still as solid today as they were more than 60 years ago.

Lyman TargDots Duelist Competition Target.

6 Targets that Make Shooting a Blast

Tired of punching holes in paper when you go shooting? Here's the answer! From kinetic targets to shooting games, these six targets are certain to make your time behind the trigger much more fun, while still sharpening your skills.

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VIDEO: Amazing Shots on Running Boar

Watch these amazing videos of German Hunter Franz Albrecht shooting running boar. He is hunting with the Sauer 202 rifle topped with an Aimpoint optic. Wow!

Proper trigger control when firing an AR-15 can lead to tighter groups.

Proper Techniques for AR-15 Trigger Control

Trigger control is an often overlooked aspect of accurate shooting. Noted AR-15 competition shooter John Paul Gangl takes you through the proper technique to keep your shots on target.