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Get a Handle on Your Carry Gun: Building Confidence in Your CCW Pistol

The Modern Technique of the Pistol teaches the Combat Triad as a major part of personal defense with a firearm. The three parts of the triad are marksmanship, gun handling and the combat mindset. Of the three, gun handling is … Continue reading

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Understanding the Flash Sight Picture

The flash sight picture is a defensive shooting technique that was developed by Col. Jeff Cooper as a part of the Modern Technique of the Pistol. It is a method that allows the defensive shooter to get quick hits on … Continue reading

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Gunsite

The Gunsite Academy was founded in 1976 by Col. Jeff Cooper. It is the oldest private shooting academy still in existence in the United States. At this venue, Col. Cooper taught what has come to be called The Modern Technique … Continue reading

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