Training Videos

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Breaking the Shot – Handgun 101 with Top Shot Chris Cheng

Breaking the Shot – Handgun 101 with Top Shot Chris Cheng

Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng demonstrates for beginners how to bring all the shooting fundamentals together to effectively break the shot. Firearm instructors and experienced shooters are encouraged to watch and share these tips with newcomers to the shooting sports.  

Loading and Unloading – Kay Miculek – NSSF

Loading and Unloading – Kay Miculek – NSSF

Learn how to load and unload a gun in this collection of beginner target shooting tips with the helpful advice of Key Miculek in this video from the NSSF (National Shooting Sports Foundation) Read more on how to load and unload your gun. For a revolver, click here. For a semi-automatic pistol, click here

Pistol Drill: Slide Lock Reload and Shooting on the Move – Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

Pistol Drill: Slide Lock Reload and Shooting on the Move – Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

Adam Painchaud of the Sig Sauer Academy shares a great pistol drill. Watch and learn a great slide lock reload and shooting on the move drill in this video from the NSSF.

Ear Protection: Save Your Hearing – Handgun 101 with Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng – NSSF

Ear Protection: Save Your Hearing – Handgun 101 with Top Shot Champion Chris Cheng – NSSF

Champion shooter Chris Cheng teaches about the importance of hearing protection. In this video he teaches you what you need to know. Video from NSSF

Front Sight Focus – Chris Sajnog

Front Sight Focus – Chris Sajnog

This is an outstanding video by Chris Sajnog that will have lightbulbs going off over your head. Are the circles spinning? Now – take a look at the image below and focus, really focus on the front sight and see what happens! Watch the complete video and learn how ..

Pistol Shooting Drill: Shooting on the Move; Accurately – Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

Pistol Shooting Drill: Shooting on the Move; Accurately – Shooting Tips from SIG SAUER Academy

SIG SAUER Academy Director Adam Painchaud shares a great target-shooting drill. This drill can help improve accuracy while shooting on the move. Adam talks about his approach to a “shooting on the move” practice regimen. He passes along some tips to target shooters looking to do the same. (NSSF Video) Read About the Importance of[…..]

Managing Recoil

Managing Recoil

Managing recoil can be a challenge for some. This is a sample chapter on Managing Recoil from the Handguns 101 DVD from Armed Response  

Ruger Tactical Tips – 2: Handgun Fundamentals

Ruger Tactical Tips – 2: Handgun Fundamentals

Handgun fundamentals are more like essentials. Learning grip and body position are crucial to controlling your firearm’s recoil. Here is a great video from Ruger that can help.  

Pistol Functions with Il Ling New

Pistol Functions with Il Ling New

This video reviews most of the basic pistol functions found on today’s pistol.  Gunsite Academy Instructor and Range Master Il Ling New teaches us the basics. This video from Ruger can help beginning handgun shooters acquire the confidence they need to handle their firearm. Learn More About Guns Here

Trigger Control with Il Ling New

Trigger Control with Il Ling New

Proper trigger control is key to shooting accurately. In this video Gunsite Academy Range Master  and instructor Il Ling New demonstrates the importance of trigger control. This video is provided by Ruger Read More on Proper Trigger Press  

Pistol Shooting Drill – Improve Your Accuracy

Pistol Shooting Drill – Improve Your Accuracy

Director of the Sig Sauer Academy in New Hampshire, Adam Painchaud shares a pistol drill that can help improve your trigger finger discipline and overall shooting accuracy. This video is from NSSF.  

Controlling Recoil – Rob Leatham

Controlling Recoil – Rob Leatham

The ability to control recoil is key to shooting accurately and for getting your gun back on target quickly. In this segment of Guns & Gear TV Season 5, Springfield Armory’s Rob Leatham shares some tips for controlling recoil.  

An Alternative Method of Magazine Changes

An Alternative Method of Magazine Changes

If you have small hands, magazine changes can be almost impossible. Reaching the magazine release can be a real struggle. Athena Lee of Team Armscor shows off her method for magazine changes. This is a big problem solver for many of us! See All Training & Handling Articles and Videos here

Find What Is Right For You – NSSF Video

Find What Is Right For You – NSSF Video

Champion shooter Doug Koenig covers the importance of experimenting with a variety of techniques and equipment to determine what works best for you. (NSSF Video)  

Handgun Actions  – Crucible Arms

Handgun Actions – Crucible Arms

Handgun actions can be so confusing! Single Action, Double Action. Double Action, Single Action. Double Action Only. Single Action Only. Multiple Strike……. Crucible Arms breaks down the multiple types of handgun actions in the simplest terms.  Choose The Right Gun For You (Video)

Pistol Grip Lesson – Video – Shannon Smith

Pistol Grip Lesson – Video – Shannon Smith

How well you shoot starts with your pistol grip. This is a great video lesson on felt recoil and pistol grip by Grand Master and World Champion Shannon Smith. Truly one of the best explanations I have seen. View more great training tips here

Clearing A Misfeed – Clint Smith

Clearing A Misfeed – Clint Smith

Firearms Instructor and legend, Clint Smith of Thunder Ranch shows how to clear a misfeed. He shows us techniques from virtually any modern semi-auto pistol. See All Training & Handling Articles Here

Sight Picture – Il Ling New

Sight Picture – Il Ling New

Having a proper sight picture guarantees accuracy. Gunsite Academy Instructor and Range Master, Il Ling New shows you how to achieve a proper sight picture. Do You Have A Dominant Eye? Find out here

Understanding Mindset – NSSF Video

Understanding Mindset – NSSF Video

Understand the importance of mindset. Learn from Charlie McNeese, Range Master at Gunsite Academy, how having the right mindset plays a critically important role in being prepared for and avoiding dangerous confrontations. (NSSF Video)   See more articles on training and handling

Concealed Carry Purses  – Video

Concealed Carry Purses – Video

Concealed Carry Purses require training. Gunsite Academy Instructor Il Ling New teaches how to carry and conceal a gun in your purse, and how to draw from it.  

Beginner Carry School – Proper Grip

Beginner Carry School – Proper Grip

Pistol tips to help beginning handgun shooters acquire the confidence they need to handle their firearm. Gunsite Range Master Il Ling New shows you how to get a positive grip on your gun.

The Best Defense – After A Shooting

The Best Defense – After A Shooting

This video is an excerpt from Outdoor Channel’s ‘Best Defense’. It contains excellent role-plays and guidance on the wrong and right way to kill someone in self-defense 

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