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Defensive pistol experts constantly preach “getting off the X,” and what they mean is you don't want to just stand in one spot when engaging a threat. This simple drill teaches you to get off that X, and the more you do it, the more instinctive and easy the actions become.

Shooting Drills – Getting off the X

J. Scott Rupp - April 01, 2020

Defensive pistol experts constantly preach “getting off the X,” and what they mean is you...

The Keepers' Test comes to us from Spencer Keepers of Keepers Concealment Holsters, and it's all about draw speed from concealment and pinpoint accuracy.

Shooting Drills – Keepers' Test

J. Scott Rupp - January 30, 2020

The Keepers' Test comes to us from Spencer Keepers of Keepers Concealment Holsters, and it's...

Dry fire training is a great way to keep your skills sharp.

Dry Fire Training

Richard Nance - September 18, 2019

Dry fire training is a great way to keep your skills sharp.

The Hard Swing Drill will help you improve your draw speed and target transitions—along with reloading skills and sight picture and trigger control.

Hard Swing Drill

Josh Froelich - September 12, 2019

The Hard Swing Drill will help you improve your draw speed and target transitions—along with...

This drill will help you improve your draw speed and target transitions—along with recoil mitigation, and sight picture and trigger control.

Improving Draw Speed and Target Transitions

Josh Froelich - August 01, 2019

This drill will help you improve your draw speed and target transitions—along with recoil...

Learn the keys to a successful one-handed draw.

Perfecting the One-Handed Draw

Richard Nance - July 02, 2019

Learn the keys to a successful one-handed draw.

While there's no absolute correct way to manipulate a pistol, your technique of choice should be based on careful consideration and practice.

Discovering What Pistol Manipulation Techniques Work for You

Richard Nance - May 15, 2019

While there's no absolute correct way to manipulate a pistol, your technique of choice should...

This is a simpler, more compact version of the Box Drill.

Handgun Training: The Box Drill

J. Scott Rupp - February 11, 2019

This is a simpler, more compact version of the Box Drill.

From arm position to thumb location, there are plenty of methods out there.

There's More Than One Way To Shoot A Gun

Richard Nance - December 27, 2018

From arm position to thumb location, there are plenty of methods out there.

The best drills are the simplest, and it doesn't get any simpler than this one.

The 5x5x5 Drill

J. Scott Rupp - October 18, 2018

The best drills are the simplest, and it doesn't get any simpler than this one.

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