April 6th, 2024 - Long Range Fundamentals
This one day, on range, course will cover the essential skills needed to accurately shoot your rifle at long distances. The course will begin with a thorough review of the fundamentals of marksmanship, ensuring that each rifleman has a solid foundation to build upon. Students will learn about rifle setup, including the importance of recoil manangment and doping their rifles out to 800yds. Additionally, the class will cover the process of truing ballistic programs and various methods for effectively calling and compensating for wind. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced shooter looking to improve your long-range accuracy, this class is designed to provide valuable insights and skills.
Sureshot Range and Guns
1777 55th St, Mt Auburn, IA 52313
6 Shooters per class
Zeroing Your Rifle
Doping your Rifle to Distance (800yds)
Truing you Ballistic Program
Wind Calling Methods
Rifle (1MOA or Better) - NO MAGNUMS
Scope with Exposed Turrets
100rds Ammunition (bring ammunition that is all one type/brand and what you plan to use in the rifle, mixing ammunition will have differnt results down range)
Pen and Paper for Notes
Loaner Rifles are available for Rent (+$50) - Call for Availability
6.5 Creedmoor - Tikka t3, Bravo Chassis, Vortex AMG 6-24x50 mil.
6GT - Macbros, MDT field stock, Bushnell Match Pro 5-30x56 Mil
6ARC - Savage 110, XRS, XLR Element, Athlon Midas Tac 5-25-56 Mil (perfect of smaller frame shooter)
Shooter will bring factory ammunition for thier borrowed rifle or pay retail price per round for provided ammunition. Honady Match ammunition it recommended.
April 7th is an Iowa Precison Rifle Match (IPRM) at the same range. Stick around and shoot the match on Sunday to make a weekend out of it.