Common Rifle Actions

Semi-Automatic

Pump Action

Rifle Sights

Shooting Positions

Sitting/kneeling

  • Better for longer shots
  • Takes a little time to set up
  • Better visibility than prone position

Prone

  • Best position for accuracy
  • Takes time to set up
  • Low angle may limit the view

Whenever possible, use a rest to steady your shot

Shooting Sticks

Bipod

Practice shooting from a variety of positions. Roving games in an area safe to shoot can enhance your shooting ability.

Source-NSSF/SAAMI