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Is Your Pre-Shot Routine Slowing You Down?

When it comes to shooting proficiency, there's no substitute for a well-honed pre-shot routine. Whether you're a beginner stepping onto the firing line for the first time or a seasoned shooter looking to refine your skills, mastering this critical aspect of marksmanship is essential.

In our training sessions, we've encountered individuals from various backgrounds. Some are new to shooting, while others have spent considerable time on static ranges. Regardless of experience level, many have developed less-than-ideal pre-shot routines that hinder their performance.

Unlike the serene atmosphere of a golf course, where players leisurely prepare for their swing, real-life self-defense situations demand rapid, precise action under immense pressure. That's why it's crucial to cultivate a pre-shot routine that not only enhances accuracy but also operates seamlessly within the fluid motion of presenting your firearm.

In our recent discussion, we explored the significance of integrating key performance points into the presentation of your firearm. By doing so, you'll be better equipped to navigate high-stress scenarios with confidence and efficiency.

But the benefits extend beyond self-defense. A streamlined pre-shot routine also translates to improved speed and accuracy, whether you're facing a life-threatening situation or engaging in friendly competition at the range.

In conclusion, mastering the pre-shot routine isn't just about hitting targets—it's about cultivating a mindset of readiness and precision that can make all the difference when it counts. Start integrating these techniques into your training regimen today and watch as your shooting performance reaches new levels of excellence.

I invite members of the FSW Online University to check out the defensive handgun knowledge series.


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