5 5007. Sitting Position. There are three variations of the sitting position: crossed ankle, crossed
6 leg, and open leg. Experiment with all the variations and select that position which provides the
7 most stability for firing.
8 a. Description. The sitting position provides an extremely stable base. However, it provides
9 limited lateral movement and it is not easy to maneuver from. It has several variations that can be
10 adapted to the individual Marine. The sitting position provides greater elevation than the prone
11 position while still having a fairly low profile.
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