The list author says: "If you are ever planning on attending an Appleseed shooting clinic, these are some items I've found very useful and make life easier. Learning to properly shoot a rifle is fun, and be prepared to learn a little history, too! Remember, the most important thing to bring is a good, teachable attitude."
"Believe me, lying under the blazing sun all day will leave you with a burned face and neck. The wide brim brings welcome shade. And, as a bonus, when shooting prone you flip up the front of the brim to shoot just like famous sniper Carlos Hathcock."