Battle Rifle Class
Battle Rifle is a course of instruction based on fighting with the 30 caliber rifle.
The student is trained to engage targets out to 600 yards. This class normally sees a variety of weapons, including the Garand, M14, AR10 (or one of its clones), HK91, FN/FAL and the SCAR Heavy, but is open to all .30-06, 7.62mm or 6.8mm semi-auto rifles. Students will receive training on not only their weapon, but familiarization with other battle rifle systems available in the world. This popular Gunsite Experience is a limited offering and requires early registration to achieve attendance requirements. As always, world class range masters and coaches provide instruction based on their real world experience.
This class has a physical difficulty level of moderate. Students should be capable of getting into and out of kneeling, sitting and prone positions numerous times each day. There will be a fair amount of walking cross country.
No bi-metal ammo can be used on steel. To check your ammo, place a magnet against the bullet and if it sticks the jacket or the core has steel in it and it will damage our metal targets.
The use of the Battle Rifle is best learned by experiencing close physical contact with your rifle in a no nonsense training setting. This course did just that. The four instructors were excellent, very knowledgeable, A plus. They gave each student...