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7 Way to Improve Self-Defense Handgun Skills

It’s important that a person learns how to safely and properly use a handgun before having to use one in self-defense.

Support-Hand Shooting

Support-hand shooting is not a fast-draw technique so much as it is a survival technique.

Perishable Skills

Many don’t realize it, but shooting is a perishable skill that must be continuously renewed through practice and training. Every expert recommends regular range time to both improve and maintain accuracy and the skills needed to ward off a deadly attack.

Aiming

This question came up in a combat range discussion not long ago. Indeed, when does the aiming process begin?

Don’t Rush

I often trash movies for poor handling of firearms, but there is a saying that I've heard in movies that is correct when it comes to drawing a handgun: Slow is smooth, and smooth is fast.

Self-Defense Pistol 101

Using a handgun to defend your life requires more than just a familiarity with firearms.

Interests



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