Ryan Cleckner - Bad Shooting Habits

A bad habit of long-range shooters - and how to correct

Kevin Wilson
August 19, 2019

Long-range shooting has been one of the fastest growing shooting disciplines in recent years. With the introduction of affordable precision rifles such as the Ruger Precision series, more and more firearms owners have taken the leap into long-range shooting.

Ryan Cleckner is no stranger to long-range shooting. Ryan Cleckner is a former Army Ranger sniper and instructor with the 1st Ranger Battalion of the US Army. He is currently an attorney, competitive shooter, and author of the Long Range Shooting Handbook. Cleckner served two tours in Afghanistan.

So, if he has tips on long-range shooting, we tend to believe him.

In this short video from the National Shooting Sports Foundation, Ryan explains a simple bad habit of many shooters that will definitely handicap their performance.