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12 Tips from a British Army Sniper

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It’s the little things that make all the difference.

Working as a sniper isn’t all about the gun you have, how many hours on the range you have logged or the amount of targets you can hit. In the end it all comes down to being able to take the shot, hit your target and move to the next position without being found.

Here is some advice from a seasoned army sniper which will not only improve the way in which you work in action, but also help to broaden your approach to firearms, ballistics and the execution of military procedures on and off the grid.

1. Without a second, or spotter, to help set up targets and keep a watchful eye over the area in which you are operating, don’t go for a second shot from the same position. Doing so may only serve to compromise your position and alert the enemy to your whereabouts. How? The sound will echo, but the bullets trajectory will give the enemy and indication of your general direction. Also, depending on the typography of the land said echo may also give away your position.

2. Wet or cover the area on the ground in front of the rifle before firing. Upon firing the concussive force will kick up the dust and debris in front of the rifle. This may give away your position by giving any scouts or spotters a lingering indication of your location. Another option would be using leafy branches to cover the area provided it does not attract …….


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