There are several reasons why you may need to aim at an alternative target area other than the high-center chest area in a defensive shooting scenario. Maybe your attacker is wearing an armored vest, maybe he is taking shots to the chest and still isn’t going down, or maybe you’re just not able to hit this preferred area. What now? Rob Pincus explains some secondary target areas you can focus on instead, and how you should reset your body and the weapon in order to transition among these target areas.
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Rob Pincus and Deryck Poole work with a student on the range to refine his shooting position. Whenever you are training for defensive shooting, you should try to maintain a natural and neutral stance with your feet about equidistant from the target and your weight forward. Related videos: Problem Solving on the Range: Realistic Engagement…Watch Now >>