The .300 Norma Magnum: History & Performance
The ultra-fast .300 Norma Magnum cartridge has its roots in the belted hunting cartridges of yesteryear, but it has proven itself capable of more than just hunting in the 21st century.
Getting Started In ‘Long-Range’ Rimfire Competition
The limited ballistic capability of the .22 Long Rifle cartridge makes it an interesting tool for simulating centerfire-rifle shooting at extreme ranges, and several competitive leagues have sprung up around this concept. Here’s a quick primer on how to get started.
Hornady's A-Tip Match Bullet Claims New Record
A relative newcomer to setting records, Hornady's A-Tip Match bullet, debuted in 2019, now holds three of the longest impacts recorded in competition history.
11 New Ammo Options For 2023
As the ammunition market starts a slow return to normal, many manufacturers are seeing this as a cue to introduce new loads of America's favorite cartridges as well a few new cartridges altogether.
Preview: Browning X-Bolt Target Max
Browning has optimized its X-Bolt for 2023 and long-range target shooting with the new X-Bolt Target Max. With all the right upgrades for top-tier performance, this latest X-Bolt iteration is ideally suited for competitive shooting right out of the box.
New For 2023: CVA Paramount Pro V2
CVA announced the V2 update to its long-range-capable Paramount Pro muzzleloading rifle, expanding on its Paramount Pro line for 2023 with valuable, accuracy-enhancing additions.
New For 2023: Mossberg Patriot LR Tactical
The latest introduction to Mossberg's Patriot family of rifles is the Long Range Tactical, a dedicated precision platform chambered in some of today's most-popular long-range calibers.
Preview: Long Range Arms Send iT MV3
Rifle cant is an often-overlooked aspect of long-range accuracy, in that, if the firearm’s optic is not properly aligned vertically over its barrel, downrange impacts will not land where intended.
The Quest: Long-Distance Marksmanship Training
Christensen Arms launched its Quest long-distance marksmanship school in June 2021, and it took only a few scattered mentions on social media and word of mouth for classes to fill. The company expanded sessions this year to seven, each booked fully, and it plans on holding a total of nine next year to meet the today’s growing long-distance trend.
NRA Gun Of The Week: Browning X-Bolt Hell's Canyon Max LR
Watch American Rifleman staff on the range with a centerfire rifle built on the famed Browning X-Bolt action and loaded with cutting-edge features for hunters and enthusiasts who shoot at longer-than-usual distances.