Etiquette on the Range

There are unspoken rules of etiquette within our shooting community that should be observed at the range. Sometimes you don’t find out about them until you have done something wrong and are on the receiving end of some harsh criticism. To save you from having to learn the hard way, here are seven ways you can be a respected shooter the first time – and every time – you walk into the range.

The Dreaded DQ

In the world of shooting sports DQ means Disqualification, not Dairy Queen. There is a saying in the competitive shooting community that “there are two kinds of shooters: those that have DQ’d and those that will.”  Some competitors have been shooting matches for 30 years before they experience it; others it happens early into their […]