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Handgun Shooting Stances: History & Development

What's your stance on handguns? Here, we’ll take a quick look at the history of handgun shooting stances then get into what is currently in vogue with some discussion of the pros and cons of the better positions.

Keefe Report: “Battle Fire”

Don’t have time to use the sights? Here is a method the U.S. Army taught for close combat shooting early in World War II. Needless to say, there are plenty of “do no try this at home” moments in the course of this video.

Throwback Thursday: Point Shooting

Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. In this week's article taken from the January 1955 issue, Col. Charles Askins describes, in terms from a bygone era, the fundamentals and possibilities of point shooting.

Point Shooting

Point shooting can be effective if practiced regularly.


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