Instructor: Kris Mayfield – 28 years State and Federal Law Enforcement
Federal/State Certified Firearms Instructor Coordinator (FIC)
Federal Firearms Instructor Training Program (FITP) National Instructor
22 years as Special Operations Division, Special Response Team (SRT) member
15 years as SRT Forward Observer (Sniper) and FO instructor
Class Info: The training will be one (1) day (5 hours), beginning at 8am and lasting until approximately 1:00pm. All training will be held at the Spring Guns and Ammo Long Rifle Range, Magnolia, TX. Shooters will be engaging targets from approximately 50 yards to approximately 600 yards.
Goal: To provide relevant long range shooting information and techniques in order to improve each shooters ability to make long range rifle shots.
Equipment: A centerfire bolt action or semi-automatic rifle equipped with a variable power optical device(Scope) capable of dialing in ranges out to a least 600 yards. Scope will work best with a Mil Dot, Mil Radian (Mil Rad or Mil-R) or Horace reticle system. Shooting bags, Bipod or backpack to lay rifle on for stability, 120 rounds of ammo (please keep the type of ammo to one specific manufacture and weight/grainage for the duration of course) for the rifle. Notebook and pencil or pen and small calculator. Spotting scope and range finder, we can loan everything you need. Eye and ear protection required. Hat, sunscreen, chair and snacks as needed.
ABSOLUTELY NO ARMOR PIERCING AMMO ALLOWED. PLEASE LIMIT RIFLE CALIBER TO 30 CALIBER. NO .223/5.56, .338, .416 OR .50.
Class works best with your own rifle. If you just want to try long range shooting we will have long range rigs to borrow (no cost, except ammo).
Class size limited to 11 people. Two instructors.
Topics: The following will be covered in no particular order and as time allows:
Shooting position/Trigger press
Cold Bore shot
Zeroing rifle/Hold over/under using scope reticle
Getting dope out to 600 yards
(Topics may be adjusted due to changes in environment conditions, range conditions and weather)
|Event Date||05-20-2017 8:00 am|
|Event End Date||05-20-2017 12:00 pm|