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5 Great Pistol Drills For New Shooters

For new shooters, gaining familiarity with a firearm is priority No. 1. Here are five great drills that beginners can try out at the range to build their skills and get to know their handgun.

CVA Sponsors Pass It On—Outdoor Mentors

Helping to bridge the gap between target shooting and outdoor recreation, CVA is now sponsoring Pass It On—Outdoor Mentors, a program that has more than doubled its number of events each year.

Nosler Celebrates 75 Years In 2023

Nosler celebrates 75 years in the business this year and pledges to continue its legacy for another 75 years, building bullets, guns and more.

Product Preview: TargetTack Variety Pack

Made in the U.S. from recyclable materials, the patent-pending TargetTack offers shooters a reusable pin system, and a variety pack is available from the company that offers both its 1"- and 3"-long pins.

Gun of the Week: Davidson’s Exclusive Ruger 10/22 Compact Leopard

Watch American Rifleman staff on the range this week with the Davidson's Exclusive Ruger 10/22 Compact Leopard, a ubiquitous rimfire repeater that wears a unique finish.

In The Field With Federal’s Gold Medal Match Load

Hitting targets at extreme distances requires much skill and precision on the part of the rifleman and his gear, but it would all be lost if the ammunition didn't match.

Gun Of The Week: Winchester XPR Stealth SR

Watch American Rifleman staff on the range this week to learn about Winchester’s most recent evolution of its bolt gun, the XPR, and one with a few features that make it extra special.

100 Years Ago: Individual Instruction In Rifle Practice

The most important item in rifle shooting is to squeeze the trigger in such a way as to fire the rifle without affecting the aim. The trigger must be squeezed so steadily that the firer cannot know the instant the piece will be fired.

Preview: Sightron S1 4-12X 40 mm G2​

While Sightron’s catalog includes riflescope models appropriate for virtually any application, the S1 G2 series is the company’s effort to prove that quality hunting glass need not be expensive.

Review: Athlon Helos BTR 1-4.5X 24 mm Riflescope

Following the 2016 NRA Service Rifle competition rule-change, Athlon Optics released an affordable riflescope, the Helos BTR 1-4.5X 24 mm, expressly built to cater to this type of competition.

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