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Slow and Steady Wins the Race

One of the coolest things when starting out with firearms — c'mon now, admit it — is watching someone empty an entire magazine down range in under four seconds and producing a very small target grouping. Some of you may think that the person has a natural talent, or that they were "born with a special gift" for shooting. How can they possibly keep control of that 1911 and still put so many bullets into what seems like the same hole in the target?

Sight Picture Fundamentals

As with all things you want to gain proficiency in, it all comes down to how good you are at the fundamentals. The fundamentals are always the most important; skip over the basics and you're sure to never become quite as good as you would like to be. But if you take the time to practice and master these essentials, you are sure to excel where most will not.