Author Archives: Mark V

About Mark V

Dedicated shooter, seeker, traveler, teacher, trainer, educator

2019 King of 2 Miles – Ko2M

By Mark V. Lonsdale, STTU As you all know, 2020 was a bust for Ko2M ELR shooting so a quick look back at 2019 END

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Lessons from a Professional Shooter

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Precision & Group Size – Statistics for Shooters

Well worth reading from Cal at Precision Rifle Blog

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Reloading for .375 H&H Magnum – Part 1

By Mark V. Lonsdale Can a big bore, belted magnum, dangerous game cartridge produce the same accuracy as a precision long range rifle? Absolutely, but the rifle must be built to the same demanding specs as a precision rifle. Where … Continue reading

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NOT ALL BIPODS ARE EQUAL

By Mark V. Lonsdale, STTU One of the previous TRS blog posts discussed why cheap scopes simply don’t cut it when it comes to long range precision shooting, and especially extreme long range (ELR) shooting at multiple targets positioned at … Continue reading

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Project Rifle – .375 H&H Magnum

By Mark V. Lonsdale The five month project rifle came to completion yesterday with the arrival of the UPS truck – a custom .375 H&H big game hunting rifle. This began back in June with the order of a Stiller’s … Continue reading

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The Training Never Stops

Mark V. Lonsdale, STTU Wednesday Wisdom

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Cheap Scopes Don’t Go the Distance

By Mark V. Lonsdale, STTU After over three decades of running training for law enforcement and military snipers, plus civilian long range precision rifle classes, one of the single most significant roadblocks has been inexpensive scopes and mounts. While poor … Continue reading

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Where Were You on 9-11?

By Mark V. Lonsdale, STTU “No matter how long it takes, no matter where we have to look, our United States military will patiently and surely hunt down the murderers and killers and terrorists, and bring them, one by one, … Continue reading

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Alaska Fish & Game Rifle and Ammunition Recommendations

Drawn from: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=hunting.firearms Firearms and Ammunition There are no simple answers when it comes to selecting a firearm and accompanying ammunition. How accurately you shoot is far more important than the type of rifle, cartridge, and bullet you choose. Alaska … Continue reading

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