• Pistol Shooting Drills: The Rhythm Drill
    6:11

    Chris Collins of ATAP Training is on the range to demonstrate the rhythm drill, one of many pistol shooting drills for speed and accuracy. After getting a few hits on target, find the rhythm with the trigger to continue getting consistent hits. In this way, you can shoot faster by applying the same fundamentals. See

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  • The Flow Drill Firearm Assessment
    6:20

    In the Combat Focus Shooting Advanced Pistol Handling Course, the Flow Drill is used as a firearm assessment tool to see how students put together the skills they have learned in isolation. Paul Carlson of Safety Solutions Academy presents this drill, which requires students to move back and forth among unorthodox shooting positions while still

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  • 8:15

    The objective with dry-fire training is to do it in short increments throughout the day. Distributed learning works orders of magnitude better for motor neuron learning than block learning. Mike Hughes of Next Level Training shows how he grabs short blocks of time while at work or at home and does his dry-fire practice. Safety

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  • shooting drills
    4:35

    This shooting drill forces the shooter to do a little bit of reading, process some information, and then fire a certain number of shots. It’s called the Hidden Number Drill and can be done several different ways. One of the easiest ways to do it is to have your training partner write a number inside

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  • Dry Fire Presentation from your Holster & Reloads
    3:20

    Mike Hughes of Next Level Training demonstrates drawing from the holster or appendix carry. Instead of using a lot of power from the hips and core, he leads with the fingertips, minimizing unnecessary movement from the shoulders and neck and employing a relaxed, natural method of drawing. The draw should be practiced static, with movement,

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  • Dry Fire Practice
    5:37

    Mike Hughes of Next Level Training is on the move in this video, presenting some of his favorite drills that can be done as dry fire practice: acceleration and deceleration drills. The basic concept is to get the body moving and then slow the body down so it is ready to shoot. Natural Motions In

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  • Recognition Drills for Carrying Multiple Guns
    6:14

    If you carry more than one type of gun for personal defense or keep more than one type of firearm staged around your home, training to recognize which gun is in your hand is important. This drill gives you a way to safely train to recognize which gun is in your hand at any given

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  • 6:29

    Dynamic deviation control means not holding the gun totally still but holding it still enough and pressing the trigger as smoothly and rapidly as possible to get the hit you need. Holding the Gun Still Many traditional target shooting and marksmanship principles are designed to help you hold the gun as still as possible throughout

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  • Closed Pinch Grip Training
    7:50

    Peak-performance coach Mike Gillette examines the closed pinch grip — when the fingers are alongside one another and all pointing in the same direction. For training this grip, Mike has set up a simple apparatus, on which timed holds are done emphasizing the thumb pressure that facilitates a secure pinch grip. See other videos in

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