The Perfect Pistol Shot

Author: Albert H. League III
Publisher: Paladin Press
ISBN: 1610045718
Release Date: 2011-11-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

"You will either master the pistol or the pistol will master you." To fire perfect shots, you must train for perfect shots. But whether you want to shoot squirrels, punch holes in paper targets, or defend your home, there is only one path to achieving consistent accuracy with a handgun: mastering the fundamentals of marksmanship. Written by a former U.S. Marine Corps firearms instructor who has taught more than a thousand law enforcement, military, and security personnel, The Perfect Pistol Shot uses succinct lessons, uncommon exercises, and real-world stories to provide a fresh look at a vital topic for all gunmen. It includes: The single most important "trick" to perfecting handgun marksmanship A simple concept for learning how to shoot a gun twice as fast A series of unique "Prove It" exercises that allow you to test the concepts offered without the pressure of actual shooting An entertaining chapter on guns, gun magazines, and gun gurus that will help you make wiser choices about your training Knowing how to engage targets is valuable for the defensive shooter, but if "engaging" doesn't translate into "hitting," what's the point? You must have a solid foundation on which to build tactical skills. Your reward will be conversion from just another hapless shooter into an independent marksman.

The Perfect Pistol Shot

Author: Albert League
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1979878935
Release Date: 2017-12-16
Genre:

"You will either master the pistol or the pistol will master you." To fire perfect shots, you must train for perfect shots. But whether you want to shoot squirrels, punch holes in paper targets, or defend your home, there is only one path to achieving consistent accuracy with a handgun: mastering the fundamentals of marksmanship. Written by a former U.S. Marine Corps firearms instructor who has taught more than a thousand law enforcement, military, and security personnel, The Perfect Pistol Shot uses succinct lessons, uncommon exercises, and real-world stories to provide a fresh look at a vital topic for all gunmen. It includes: The single most important "trick" to perfecting handgun marksmanship A simple concept for learning how to shoot a gun twice as fast A series of unique "Prove It" exercises that allow you to test the concepts offered without the pressure of actual shooting An entertaining chapter on guns, gun magazines, and gun gurus that will help you make wiser choices about your training Knowing how to engage targets is valuable for the defensive shooter, but if "engaging" doesn't translate into "hitting," what's the point? You must have a solid foundation on which to build tactical skills. Your reward will be conversion from just another hapless shooter into an independent marksman.

Gun Digest Shooter s Guide to Handgun Marksmanship

Author: Peter Lessler
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440236068
Release Date: 2013-08-05
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A guide to the foundations of solid and accurate handgun skills. Author has written a user-friendly guide to getting on target and making the shot the right way, every time you put your hand on the grip of your handgun.

Gun Digest Shooter s Guide to Handguns

Author: Grant Cunningham
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 9781440232725
Release Date: 2012-12-27
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Presents information on the history of handguns, gun brands, calibers and cartridges, ammunition, shooting techniques, sights and sighting, maintenance, safety, customization, and purchasing a handgun.

Practical Shooting Beyond Fundamentals

Author: Brian Enos
Publisher: Loose Cannon
ISBN: 9780985129255
Release Date: 2012-03-21
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Brian Enos's Practical Shooting, Beyond Fundamentals - often considered the competitive shooters bible - includes in-depth coverage of the technical and mental aspects of training and competition, and will offer new insights as you continue to improve. "There is only one person in the world who I would allow to talk to my students, and that is Brian Enos." Rob Leatham, 15+ time National & World IPSC Champion. This isn't just another "how to fire a gun" book. This one talks about shooting.... The keys to consistent, high-speed shooting are within you right now. This book will show you ways to bring them out. Through Brian's advice, you'll learn how to recognize and break down the barriers that are limiting your performance—you may begin to look at shooting in an entirely different way. You'll learn to pressure-proof your match performance, how different types of shooting require different focal points, and you'll see how to develop an attitude that will let you reach beyond what you thought was your potential. You'll find a comprehensive set of exercises that will develop and sharpen your skills. You'll see how it's possible to drive the gun to wherever your eye can look. You'll discover that everything you need to know about your technique is told by the gun, if you know how to listen to it. And all the challenges and advanced techniques of practical shooting are covered too: prone, barricade, single-hand shooting, multiple targets, reloading, shooting on the move, and much more. You'll also get inside tips on IPSC strategies, steel shooting, shootoff tactics, Bianchi, and more. Chapters include: - Awareness & Focus - Tools of Shooting - Creative Shooting - Specific Challenges - Competition - Development - Shooting Tools - Revolver Shooting - Group Shooting

Gun Digest Shooter s Guide to Competitive Pistol Shooting

Author: Steve Sieberts
Publisher: Gun Digest Books
ISBN: 9781440245763
Release Date: 2016-07-19
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Competitive pistol events are among the fastest growing of the shooting sports. Gun Digest Shooter's Guide to Competitive Pistol Shooting offers expert advice, tips and techniques to get started and advance your skills in the most popular competitive pistol shooting events in the nation. ~Learn what guns and gear to buy, and also what not to buy, potentially saving hundreds of dollars! ~Find out what modifications and equipment make sense to be more competitive, and discover equipment and techniques that help as your shooting skills advance. ~Get expert insight into the guns, ammunition and skills needed to excel in the most popular pistol shooting events in the U.S. today! Inside this handy reference, you'll find coverage of: IPSC Steel Challenge Bullseye Silhouette IDPA Cowboy Action Shooting NRA Action Pistol (Bianchi Cup) Glock Shooting Sports Foundation (GSSF) 3-Gun Competition And more! With introductory comments by 17-time Bianchi Cup Champion and World Professional Shooter, Doug Koenig. Plus, shooting tips and drills from current U.S. Practical Shooting Association President and professional competitor, Mike Foley.

Shoot to Win

Author: Chris Cheng
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 9781510730601
Release Date: 2018-05-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

A surprising journey from tech support to professional marksman in front of the cameras. Chris Cheng won the title of “Top Shot,” a $100,000 cash prize, and a professional marksman contract with the show sponsor, Bass Pro Shops. How did a tech support guy who didn’t shoot a lot of guns beat out seventeen other competitors—including seasoned military veterans, law enforcement officers, and pro marksmen—in History Channel’s Top Shot season 4? An excellent guide for beginning shooters, Cheng focuses on the basics and ammunition of pistols, rifles, and shotguns, marksmanship fundamentals, and buying a firearm. Other chapters include: Dry Fire Practice Firearm Accessories Safely Storing Your Firearm Cleaning and Maintaining Your Guns And much more! Additionally, Cheng covers his approach to staying calm under pressure, teamwork, sportsmanship, and leadership. These traits contributed to his coming out on top and staying above the fray. With a foreword written by Top Shot season 3 champion Dustin Ellermann and an afterword written by the original Top Shot champion Iain Harrison, Shoot to Win is sure to please shooters of all stripes, but especially fans of History Channel’s program Top Shot. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Surgical Speed Shooting

Author: Andy Stanford
Publisher: Paladin Press
ISBN: 1581601433
Release Date: 2001-07-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Learn the secrets of shooting a handgun quickly and accurately under the extreme stress of a gunfight. These cutting-edge techniques for managing recoil in rapid fire, high-speed trigger control and more are used by today's hostage rescue teams and competitive grandmasters.

Training Shooting Sports

Author: Katrin Barth
Publisher: Meyer & Meyer Verlag
ISBN: 9781841263052
Release Date: 2010-10-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

Training correctly and successfully – but how? You have already learned the basics of shooting sports and now you want to continue to improve? You want to shoot more accurately and with better focus, and you want to be more successful and well prepared when competing at a strenuous competition? Then this book is the perfect training companion for you!

The Expert s Guide to Handgun Marksmanship

Author: Jim Casada
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781629149400
Release Date: 2015-02-10
Genre: Sports & Recreation

For self-defense with a handgun, target shooting, or hunting, this new book is a must read! The expertise of the world’s leading handgun experts—Charles Askins, Jr., Jeff Cooper, Julian S. Hatcher, Jack O’Connor, William Reichenbach, plus excerpts from US Army Field Manuals—is brought together for the first time in this convenient pocket-sized edition—everything you need to know to improve upon your handgun marksmanship skills. This informative, 160-page, fact-filled book is guaranteed to improve your handgun accuracy. Skyhorse Publishing is proud to publish a broad range of books for hunters and firearms enthusiasts. We publish books about shotguns, rifles, handguns, target shooting, gun collecting, self-defense, archery, ammunition, knives, gunsmithing, gun repair, and wilderness survival. We publish books on deer hunting, big game hunting, small game hunting, wing shooting, turkey hunting, deer stands, duck blinds, bowhunting, wing shooting, hunting dogs, and more. While not every title we publish becomes a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are committed to publishing books on subjects that are sometimes overlooked by other publishers and to authors whose work might not otherwise find a home.

Modern Handgun Fundamentals

Author: Brad Engmann
Publisher: Shooting Mechanics, LLC
ISBN: 0615573258
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Pistol shooting

This guide is for shooters of all levels: it establishes a strong shooting foundation by solidifying strengths and eliminating weaknesses.

The Modern Day Gunslinger

Author: Don Mann
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 9781602399860
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Genre: Sports & Recreation

"Serves the needs of the gun owner; the experienced shooter; those who own a weapon strictly for home-and self-defense; the military member who wants to become a better shooter in defense of our country; the law enforcement officer who risks his or her life going against the thugs of our society; and anyone interested in learning the defensive and tactical training techniques from some of the best and most experiences shooters in the world." -- Cover, p. [4]

Handgun Training Practice Drills for Defensive Shooting

Author: Grant Cunningham
Publisher: "F+W Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781440244926
Release Date: 2015-11-05
Genre: Sports & Recreation

You have a handgun for self-defense, and have taken a good defensive shooting class. How do you practice and maintain those critical skills? This book has the tools you need to hone your skills at your favorite range. Inside you'll find: Drills you can do on your own Drills you can do with a training partner Drills to help replicate the environment you live in Drills that you can do even on very restricted shooting ranges DETAILED DESCRIPTIONS allow you to easily replicate the drills on your range. CLEAR EXPLANATIONS of the purpose of each drill help you focus on areas of concern or weakness. RANGE-TESTED with handgun training students -- every drill helps keep your skills sharp. EXCLUSIVE URL gives you access to download PDFs of targets designed just for this book! Regardless of how you've trained, this book will help you keep your defensive handgun shooting skills in tip-top shape!

Air Pistol Shooting

Author: John Bezzant
Publisher: Crowood
ISBN: 9781847976499
Release Date: 2014-01-31
Genre: Sports & Recreation

This invaluable, well-illustrated book presents a carefully crafted, step-by-step programme which teaches the complete novice air pistol shooter how to attain a high level of marksmanship. The training begins with a detailed consideration of safety procedures, basic pistol craft, range construction and the types of air pistol that are available (spring-powered, pneumatic and CO2) and how they work. The author then moves on to consider holsters, targets, and the advanced skills associated with trigger control, the hold, presentation, the stance, the fast draw and rapid fire shooting. Finally, detailed attention is paid to markmanship exercises but the author emphasizes that these should only be undertaken after all of the techniques set out in the previous chapters have been mastered.Whether you are a novice or more experienced, if you are interested in the fast growing pastime of air pistol shooting for pleasure, then this is the book for you. Covers the mastering of basic pistol craft to the very advanced skills such as fast draw and rapid fire shooting, and is superbly illustrated with colour photographs.