Members Share Top 10 Tips for Success In Rifle Marksmanship Training

DAVILLA, TX — Women from all over the state of Texas came together June 27 and 28 to learn history, preparedness, and rifle marksmanship from the instructors at Battle Road USA. Twenty-three A Girl & A Gun members hailed from as close as Temple and as far away as Cypress and North Fort Worth, with the majority of ladies traveling from League City.

Limited to ladies only, in partnership with the League City chapter, a team of six instructors led the two-day course which walked students through safety, sighting in and adjusting optics, and various shooting positions and tips for optimal stability. Students started and ended each day with a time-limited course of fire at 25 yards, designed to simulate shooting targets at 100, 200, 300, and 400 yards, as well as a 250-yard precision challenge.

Gabby Stein’s Life Experience Going Shooting

The following essay was written by high-school senior Gabby Stein for her Sociology class. Newington CT Facilitator Samantha Galante was contacted by Gabby’s uncle about her class project, so she invited them to watch an IDPA match to learn about shooting sports and experience the atmosphere. Samantha says, “Gabby was able to perfectly express what […]