Category Archives: New shooters guide

Shooting in adverse conditions.

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. Like most sports the majority of recreational participants are “fair weather” shooters. I don’t blame them to be honest! No one enjoys getting wet/cold/blown over.. If you compete at … Continue reading

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How to get into shooting sports in the UK.

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. The United Kingdom has a long and proud history regarding shooting sports. It also has some of the strictest laws in the world regarding the use or ownership of … Continue reading

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Long range shooting for beginners 6. Range time!

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. It is finally time to shoot. I hope you have read the previous articles on setting up. I would also suggest reading the safety article here and referring to … Continue reading

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Long range shooting for beginner’s 5. Ammunition.

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. The time has come to shoot your newly purchased rifle! By now you should have kitted yourself out with the equipment you will require. Your rifle will have sights … Continue reading

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Firearms Safety.

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. The safety aspect of shooting is very important to me. 1. Because I don’t want to be hurt or killed 2. Because I don’t want to hurt or kill … Continue reading

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Long range shooting for beginner’s 4. Mounting your scope and bore sighting.

This blog has now moved to – http://www.gunsandzen.com please follow the link. Today I am going to cover scope mounting and bore sighting. At the end of this article you will be ready to select some ammunition and plan your first … Continue reading

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Long range shooting for beginner’s 3. Getting your rifle set up…

So far we have a rifle, and scope + mounting accessories. We spoke about the selection of those items in previous posts. No doubt you are now keen to get to the range. Before you can do that there are … Continue reading

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