Ryan

Cleckner

Ryan Cleckner is a best-selling author who served as a special operations sniper team leader with the U.S. Army’s elite 1st Ranger Bn. on multiple combat deployments.

Ryan is a graduate of the premier Special Operations Target Interdiction Course (SOTIC), among other military training courses, and has taught snipers and police sharpshooters from around the world.  Ryan is currently an attorney and  firearms industry professional.

Ryan

Cleckner

Ryan Cleckner is a best-selling author who served as a special operations sniper team leader with the U.S. Army’s elite 1st Ranger Bn. on multiple combat deployments.

Ryan is a graduate of the premier Special Operations Target Interdiction Course (SOTIC), among other military training courses, and has taught snipers and police sharpshooters from around the world.  Ryan is currently an attorney and  firearms industry professional.

Long Range Shooting Handbook

Amazon.com #1 Bestseller in its category for 17 months!

This best-selling book is the complete beginner’s guide to long range shooting written in simple every-day language so that it’s easy to follow. Included are personal tips and best advice from my years of special operations sniper schooling and experience, and as a sniper instructor.

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Ryan M. Cleckner

Ryan M. Cleckner

Attorney/Author

Ryan M. Cleckner is a problem-solver and firearms expert who became an attorney so that he could help protect gun owners and the firearms industry.

Cleckner, a former special operations sniper team leader in the U.S. Army’s 1st Ranger Battalion, is a combat veteran with multiple deployments overseas. Following his service, Cleckner became a sniper instructor and competitive shooter. He has appeared numerous times on the History Channel’s “Top Shot” program as a featured sniper expert, he has a series of popular online firearm instructional and demonstration videos, and is currently writing a book on long-range shooting.

After his service, Cleckner attended Quinnipiac University School of Law as a Dean’s Scholar where he graduated with honors. As a firearms industry executive he has managed federal government relations for the firearms industry’s trade association (NSSF), established and managed the compliance department for the industry’s largest firearm and ammunition manufacturer as a Vice President of Remington Outdoor Company (Remington, Marlin, AAC, Bushmaster, DPMS, Barnes, and others), and has served as a board member on the Sporting Arms Ammunition Manufacturers’ Institute (SAAMI).

Cleckner is known in the firearms industry as a firearm law subject matter expert. As an advocate for the firearms industry, Cleckner has established a strong relationship and great reputation with the ATF and its senior leadership. Let him help you by finding, preventing, and solving problems.

18-Month Long Range Shooting Handbook Update

I can't believe that it has already been 18 months!  The Long Range Shooting Handbook is selling better than ever and I'm working hard on the advanced version.... it's coming soon! Here's some stats about how the book is doing thanks to your support: Over 25,000...

It’s That Simple

If you haven't already, please checkout the latest issue of Gun Digest magazine to see my first column in a new series on long range shooting. It's their June 2017 Long Range Shooting special (Volume 34, Issue 9) and the article introduces gravity's effect on your...

How to Get Your FFL License

I've recently started a new project at RocketFFL.com which helps folks get their own FFL License, become an SOT/Class 3 Dealer, and stay in compliance with firearm laws and regulations. Getting your FFL is easier than you think and the cost of an FFL isn't too steep...

Free Long Range Shooting Targets

In the Long Range Shooting Handbook I include, and make reference to, some targets that will help you zero your rifle and train better as a precision shooter. These targets are all included here: FREE TARGETS  You can also follow the link to the target on the...

18-Month Long Range Shooting Handbook Update

I can't believe that it has already been 18 months!  The Long Range Shooting Handbook is selling better than ever and I'm working hard on the advanced version.... it's coming soon! Here's some stats about how the book is doing thanks to your support: Over 25,000...

Canadian Sniper Set World Record for Longest Shot – Over 2 miles!

A Canadian Special Operations Sniper, a member of Joint Task Force 2, recently hit a target at 3,540 meters!  That's 3,773 yards... over 2 miles! There's an awful lot of math and a whole lot of skill that went in to making such a shot.  Fox News reached out to me for...

It’s That Simple

If you haven't already, please checkout the latest issue of Gun Digest magazine to see my first column in a new series on long range shooting. It's their June 2017 Long Range Shooting special (Volume 34, Issue 9) and the article introduces gravity's effect on your...

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5543 Edmondson Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

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Ryan’s Listening…Really

Ryan reads and responds to every email sent through this site.  Please be patient, however, as he’s a little too busy at times.

Whether you’ve got a question about a current project of Ryan’s, an idea/request for a new project, or a complaint/gripe/compliment, don’t hesitate to reach out.  You can use the contact form above (best option) or the contact information below.

Contact Info

5543 Edmondson Pike
Nashville, TN 37211

629-777-6232