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I want to share my passion with you, the tricks and tips from the shooting range—applicable to many shooting disciplines.  I learned from watching and asking, making mistakes, and achieving success.

I have exciting stories of triumphs and defeats, the insanity of packing firearms through airports and across borders, and amazing friends that have become our extended family. Come along for the journey to better marksmanship—I’ll show you how to stay on target!

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“Come along for the journey to better marksmanship—I’ll show you how to stay on target!”

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We want to share my passion with you, the tricks and tips from the shooting range—applicable to many shooting disciplines.

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ABOUT US.

Hi, I’m Vera Carter.  I’m a writer, and when I’m not writing you’ll find me outdoors with my dogs, or at a shooting range with my husband George.

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I have exciting stories of triumphs and defeats, come along for the journey to better marksmanship.

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SORSA Match Schedule – 2016

  Southwestern Ontario Rifle Shooters Association Elmira Rod and Gun Club All matches are at 100/200 yards. Registration is at 8 a.m. and shooting starts at 9. Fees are $40.00 per day – the fees include lunch and tips for the target crew. Email vera.carter@on.aibn.com for more info. June 18 and 19 – Group –…

Rifle Kaboom!

Rifle Kaboom!

Rifle kaboom—let’s discuss a serious topic! In the benchrest shooting community there have been two back-to-back rifle kaboom events in the past two week-ends, one at a shoot I just attended. Luckily nobody was seriously injured.  But these were potentially life-threatening events. The names and details aren’t relevant; this could happen to any experienced shooter.…

Master benchrest rifle shooting—video!

Master benchrest rifle shooting—video!

Hey sharpshooters, here’s a “how to” video on benchrest rifle shooting—mastering the precision rifle, close up! I took this two-minute video at a registered NBRSA (National Benchrest Shooters Association) match at the Fairchance rifle range in Pennsylvania —of me shooting a 0.373” group at 200 yards —that’s under two-tenths inch Minute of Angle. Watch the…

Rifle Scope Mounts—Optimize Your Optics

Rifle Scope Mounts—Optimize Your Optics

Rifle scope installation can be intimidating, but it’s a simple task. This post will give you a basic overview of mounting systems, with pros and cons of each. I’ll walk you through setting eye relief, and will discuss scope level and why it’s important. Follow these easy steps and you’ll be ready for the range…

Rifle Scopes Review:  Competition Optics

Rifle Scopes Review: Competition Optics

Hey shooters, today I’m reviewing the rifle scopes I use in short-range competition.  Now before my long-range friends unsubscribe, trust me that you’ll find this an interesting blog post—regardless of the brand of scope you own, or your shooting sport! I’ll share tips on how to prevent damage to your optics, and the pros and…

How to Read the Wind:  Intro to Precision Rifle Shooting

How to Read the Wind: Intro to Precision Rifle Shooting

Hey hot shots – here’s an introductory video on how to read the wind for precision rifle shooting.  We’ll eventually get into advanced techniques, but this first video is going to start with the basics. The language we use to describe wind conditions is easy to understand, but it’s not intuitive.  I remember wondering whether…

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