Begin running the moment you suspect
there is a problem. Pick a direction and stick with it. There is no use trying
to figure out which way to run away from
the shooter, since they
will most likely
be well-hidden. Just choose the shortest route to safety.
Run in a zigzag
pattern. It is difficult
to hit a moving target
. However, it is much more difficult
to line a person up in gun sight, if he is moving
in erratic motions. This
will help you avoid being zeroed
in on by a sniper.
to escape a sniper. A person who is standing still, even for a brief second, is an ideal target
for a sniper. No matter how you move
, don’t stop, and keep your
movements erratic and unpredictable. This
will help you stay safe.
indoors as quickly as possible. Your
best bet will be to run in a zigzag
the nearest building. If you are outdoors, it will be impossible for a sniper to hit you if you are indoors and away from
Find something to hide under
if there are no nearby buildings to take shelter in. Sliding under
a parked car or truck is a good idea, because snipers tend
to be located up high. This
will prevent the shooter from having
a good angle.