Originally Posted by Broz
If you are shooting on a bench try going to a prone position. Make sure the recoil pad is firmly on your shoulder to remove all slack and provide a slight forward pressure known as preloading the bipod. Also try to be as straight behind the rifle as possible.
Broz gave me this tip last year, and I think it really helps. I found that the bipod doesn't move, the rifle doesn't really move much either, and perceived recoil is less.