There is a long-standing misconception in the gun industry that you gain an advantage by using a pistol with your weak hand when you are firing from behind cover. This comes from the idea that you expose less of your body and provide a larger field of vision for yourself, but Rob Pincus explains how this is entirely incorrect. When you switch your weapon to your weak hand, you lose all the strength, coordination, and marksmanship ability that you have developed with your strong hand.
Defensive shooting is its own body of work – it’s not target shooting or precision rifle shooting. The Association of Defensive Shooting Instructors was started to provide instructor and professional development, continuing education, marketing assistance, and a community of peers for instructors teaching defensive shooting. This includes those teaching private citizens, law enforcement, military, andWatch Now >>
Instructor Don Edwards discusses and demonstrates the differences between shooting with a bipod and shooting from an improvised rest. Both methods can dramatically increase deviation control, but the improvised rest techniques are much more versatile and universal.Watch Now >>