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Reading the Wind—Sometimes Simple is Best

Wind is an ever-present challenge in outdoor shooting, it pays to know how it moves the bullet on the way to the target.

A Gun Lingo Glossary For New Rifle Shooters

Our glossary of rifle shooting terms for beginning competitive shooters.

Review: HIVIZ Fiber-Optic Sights

A quick way to brighten up your action shooting day. The bright red HIVIZ front sight will find white plates considerably faster than plain black blades.

Black Powder Rifle Silhouette: ‘Matches Are Lost On Pigs And Won On Chickens’

How to find success in BPCR? Practice, for one, and lots of dry-fire practice. Oh, and make sure to never, ever accept low chicken scores!

Barrel Length Vs. Accuracy

A Page from History: Answering reader questions about barrel length versus accuracy, and Remington 720 & 721 mainspring interchangeability

How To Select A VMR That’s Best For You

Choosing a Vintage Military Rifle (VMR for the unacquainted) to use in competition isn’t difficult if the matter is approached systematically

Climbing The High Power Ladder, Part 1: Stepping Past Marksman

Going beyond Marksman in high power rifle begins with getting better at it, over and over again. Here are some tips from author Glen Zediker to help climb the classifications in the sport

Colt Upgrades Competition Pistol Series

Accurate, reliable, versatile, and affordable, the new Colt 1911 Competition models are packed with features

How The Kestrel Became The iPhone Of Weather Meters

Who doesn’t love their Kestrel? No more dope, no more Kentucky windage—now it’s all about truing with perfect data using science

A Page From History: Altitude And Sight Setting

Adjusting your rifle and optics to prevailing conditions

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