On today’s episode, competitive shooter, Mike Lilly, joins us to talk about his journey within the precision rifle community.
Mike is new to national-level competitive shooting within NRL and has been going full steam ahead spending free time at matches, while balancing work and family.
Learn more about Mike, his insight being new to the sport, the dynamic of having a spouse out competing as well, and more, on the PRC Podcast!
00:42 – Mike Lilly background in precision rifle competitive shooting
02:30 – Having a spouse as a competitor as well
04:10 – How it is with multiple competitors within a household
05:50 – Learning curves from match to match
08:21 – No shortcuts. What difficulties have been overcome as a new competitive shooter, and things that helped along the way?
11:05 – Enrollment in courses and mentorship.
12:55 – More efficient with less gear
14:35 – Mike’s Rifle Set-up
15:40 – Weight of Rifles and Recoil Management
18:21 – Buying your way to success early. Manufacturing innovations helps or clutches new shooters?
20:05 – No substitute for proper instruction and fundamentals
22:30 – Coaching significant other and results
28:15 – Upcoming matches and experiencing ELR
32:25 – Future of Precision Rifle. Hobby vs Professional Sport.
38:30 – Children in household interested in precision rifle
40:25 – 3 Key Things for successful match and Closing
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