Have you ever found that recoil slows down your follow-up shots? What about emptying your mag but your slide not locking back? Your handgun grip can cause all sorts of issues from affecting accuracy to slowing the operation of your handgun. Even if you’re a seasoned shooter, you make small adjustments to your shooting grip to improve your personal performance. Frank Proctor of the Way of the Gun gives us a few pointers on how to position the hands in a “parallel grip” to mitigate recoil, improve performance, and sharpen accuracy.
About Frank Proctor
Frank Proctor is the founder of Way of the Gun, a performance firearm training facility in Talladega, Alabama. Proctor spent over 18 years in the military; 11 of which were spent in the Special Forces. After years of military training, Proctor got interested in competitive shooting, where he reached Grand Master in Limited division and Master ranking in IDPA Stock Service Pistol. Now Frank spends his time teaching shooters the proper application of speed and accuracy by focusing on Fundamentals and Principles of Performance Marksmanship, efficient techniques to manipulate firearms, and how to see and move fast. For more information, check out his website, Way of the Gun.
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