Woman Shooting Target Outdoors

Why New Shooters Should Join a Range

Joining fellow shooters at a range can help you hone your skills and have fun safely.

A Beginner's Guide to How Ammo Works

If you're new to firearms, you're also new to ammo. Need a primer? Watch this latest Smith & Wesson GUNSMARTS video hosted by shooting champion Julie Golob.

Video: How to Effortlessly Reach Your Pistol's Magazine Release

No matter how small your hands are, you can perform this function by following this simple trick.

Video: Definitive Method for Locking Back Your Handgun's Slide

Do shooters who perform this task flawlessly know something you don't? Indeed, they do!

Video: Ultimate Technique to Rack a Semi-Auto's Slide

Don't be discouraged because you think you can't manipulate the slide on a semi-automatic pistol. You can do this!

Create Your Own Buck Paradise

Here's how to make your property so attractive to deer they'll never need to leave. 

Tips & Tactics | Julianna Crowder: Shooting Jargon

Julianna Crowder explains some of the common terminology heard on the range.

Firearm Basics | Types of Bullets

What does the actual "bullet" part of the cartridge look like?

Firearm Basics | How a Cartridge Works

This video explains how each component of a cartridge works when fired, and how it contributes to the function of your firearm.

Tips & Tactics | Kim Rhode: How to Fit Your Shotgun

Kim Rhode has been named the most successful shotgun shooter of all time by the International Shooting Sport Federation. She competes in skeet and double trap and she's the first individual athlete to medal in five straight Olympics, where she's won three golds, one silver and a bronze.

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