"Smallbore Rifle Shooting" is essential reading for those who are considering taking up the sport, and for those who already have some experience but wish to improve their skills and participate in competitions.It takes the reader forward from the point at which the very first shot is fired, introduces new levels of understanding and competence, provides useful advice, and answers many of the questions frequently asked by beginners. The key topics, which are examined in detail, include breathing, aiming, trigger control, and "follow through." Step-by-step guidance is presented on how to build a comfortable and stable prone position while wearing ajacket and sling, and the numerous photos are include pictures taken through the sights. The author presents practice exercises that help demonstratethe different techniques. For people looking to progress beyond indoor practice shooting, there is an explanation of types of competition, how to enter events, and how toanticipate theeffect of wind on a shot."