The better you understand the behavior of the wind, the better you will understand the behavior of your bullet. Let these champions show you how to put together a simple wind-reading "toolbox" for calculating wind speed, direction, deflection & drift. Photos & illus; 8.5 x11inches; 146 pgs.
WIND BOOK FOR RIFLE SHOOTERS
by Linda Miller & Keith Cunningham
All other factors being equal, it is your ability to read the wind that will make the most difference in your shooting accuracy. The better you understand the behavior of the wind, the better you will understand the behavior of your bullet. Now, champion shooters Linda K. Miller & Keith A. Cunningham reveal everything they wish they?d known about reading the wind before they started shooting ? instead of having to learn as they went along ? in concise, easy-to-read terms. The Wind Book for Rifle Shooters contains straightforward guidance on the simple thought process they use to read the wind, the techniques & tactics they use to win matches & the underlying skills that support both. Let these champions show you how to put together a simple wind-reading "toolbox" for calculating wind speed, direction, deflection & drift. Then learn how to use these tools to read flags & mirage, record & interpret your observations, & time your shots to compensate for wind. The essential wind-reading basics taught in this book will absolutely improve your shooting skills, whether you?re a target shooter, a plinker, a hunter or a shooting professional.
Photos & illus; 8.5 x11inches; 146 pgs.
Linda Miller has considerable experience in international smallbore target shooting as a member of Canada?s Shooting Team. She won medals at the 1993 Mexico World Cup, the 1994 Commonwealth Games & the 1995 Cuba World Cup. In 1999, Linda became the first woman to win the Ontario Lieutenant Governor?s Medal for fullbore shooting.
Capt. Keith Cunningham (Ret.) is a career military officer with more than 25 years? experience with the Canadian Forces & the U.S. Army. He has taught marksmanship courses at the Canadian Forces Infantry School & at several police forces in Ontario. An internationally certified shooting coach, he has successfully coached numerous teams to national & international excellence.