Fundamentals of Marksmanship

The main use of a pistol or revolver is to engage an enemy at close range with quick, accurate fire.  Accurate shooting results from the knowledge and correct application of the fundamentals of marksmanship.  The elements of handgun marksmanship are:

1. Grip

2. Stance

3. Sight Picture

4. Breath Control

5. Trigger Squeeze

6. Follow-through


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