Dry Weapons Training

Learning to Shoot? It’s Easy if You Do it Smart
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Learning to Shoot? It’s Easy if You Do it Smart

Once I came to the realization that I needed to approach my teaching differently, I was able to create a system that that allows anyone to be able to do anything in life better, faster, and easier. Click Play… If you have questions, want to tell me what you think of the video, or just…

Stages Of Skill Development And The Best Way To Master It
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Stages Of Skill Development And The Best Way To Master It

Skill Development Stages Unconscious Incompetence The first of the five stages, unconscious incompetence, is pretty straightforward. At this stage, you don’t understand or know how to execute the skill (incompetence) but you also may not even recognize the lack of the skill in your life (unconscious). This stage of skill development will see you question…

The Best Tools for Learning to Shoot at Home
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The Best Tools for Learning to Shoot at Home

If you’re at all familiar with my blog and my practices, you already know that I believe a live fire range is the absolute worst place you can learn to shoot. You’ll blow away your competition if you learn the basics (how to stand, how to grip your firearm and align your sights, etc.) at…

Open-Eyed Shooting Tactics With Chris Sajnog [Podcast]
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Open-Eyed Shooting Tactics With Chris Sajnog [Podcast]

​The good news is, with practice you can master the art of shooting with both eyes open. I shared a simple technique that you can practice at home to improve your focus. Click here to listen to the podcast You’ll also learn the following: check The hows and whys of shooting with both eyes open…

The Eyes Have It – the True Meaning of Focus [Podcast]
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The Eyes Have It – the True Meaning of Focus [Podcast]

Click here to listen to the podcast If you want to know more about your vision and shooting you can catch the Q/A with vision performance specialists Dr. Robert A. Buongfiglio, Optometrist and Gary G. Kalloch, RDO. Click here to join the webinar.You can also read my 3-part-article about vision, shooting and aging: Vision and…

Weapon Transition Training: The Evolution of Law Enforcement Training
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Weapon Transition Training: The Evolution of Law Enforcement Training

One of your main duties in LE is physical interaction, so this means that almost everything you do while you’re on the job is a perishable skill. Even your verbal skills are perishable. Think back to the day when you started your Law Enforcement training, whether it be in an academy or in the military, and…

Front Sight Focus, Neural Pathways, Your Biggest Why, and More… [Podcast]
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Front Sight Focus, Neural Pathways, Your Biggest Why, and More… [Podcast]

Listen and learn: What the New Rules of Marksmanship is about Why learning to shoot online is better than going to the range How neural pathways can affect your firearms training How to focus on your front sight Meditation Having a positive mindset Figuring out your why and more…  

Firearms Focused Fitness (Functional Fitness and Shooting)
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Firearms Focused Fitness (Functional Fitness and Shooting)

After over 20 years in the military, I’ve made firearms focused fitness or functional fitness the cornerstone of all my training. But I see many in the military and law enforcement out of shape and even obese. It’s a proven fact that you’re more likely to use excessive force if you’re out of shape for…

What is Dry Fire What Does it Mean and How to Do it
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What is Dry Fire What Does it Mean and How to Do it

Ever wish you could shoot a gun like a Navy SEAL? I can tell you the “Secret” of how we do it…but then I’d have to kill you. For those of you who have read my book, you already know the secret, for the rest of you here it is…there is no “secret”, it all boils down to dry fire practice; and lots of it. Dry fire is the generic term for practicing weapons manipulation with an unloaded gun. Like many seem to believe, it does not just mean pulling the trigger. I can teach a monkey to pull a trigger (though he might slap the hell out of it). Dry fire training involves everything you do with that weapon, from the basic fundamentals to shooting on the move.

Proper Breathing Technique – To Breathe, or Not to Breathe?
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Proper Breathing Technique – To Breathe, or Not to Breathe?

Something we’ve all been taught, if we were taught the correct way to shoot, was utilizing the seven fundamentals of shooting. For a refresher on those fundamentals or what we like to call “habits,” check out Chris’ all encompassing article titled “7 Habits of Highly Effective Shooters.” He later goes in depth on each specific…