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Cat & Whitney Potgeter: Defensive Shooting Techniques

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NRA-certified instructors Cat and Whitney Potgeter introduce three defensive shooting techniques that could be utilized during a life-threatening encounter. These techniques are: point shooting, flash sight picture and sight shooting. Each has its own benefits and drawbacks, but the one you choose depends on the time available, the distance to your target and the accuracy needed to resolve the situation. This is why it’s imperative to practice all three to prepare for any and all situations you may encounter.

Host Gabby Franco also reminds viewers that having a strong grip—especially with your support hand—is essential to help manage recoil.

Season 8