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How to Align Your Iron Sights

How to Align Your Iron Sights

Aiming is a fundamental of marksmanship, and encompasses two elements: sight alignment and sight picture.
Optical Sights: Basic Principles

Optical Sights: Basic Principles

We answer the questions you were too embarrassed to ask.
Shooting Fundamentals: Hold Control

Shooting Fundamentals: Hold Control

Our simple tips for making every shot count.
Pistol Shooting Positions: Part I

Pistol Shooting Positions: Part I

Getting into pistol competition? Here’s what you need to know!
3 Defensive Handgun Features You Don't Really Need

3 Defensive Handgun Features You Don't Really Need

There's a lot to ponder when you're buying a gun...but not these things.
How Does the 6 O'Clock Hold Work?

How Does the 6 O'Clock Hold Work?

Why do some instructors ask you to hold your sights low?
7 Simple Follow-Through Tips to Improve Your Accuracy (Right Now!)

7 Simple Follow-Through Tips to Improve Your Accuracy (Right Now!)

You've just finished squeezing the trigger, but hang on...you're not done yet.
Again With the Front Sight!

Again With the Front Sight!

Yes, we keep harping on it. Here's the simple science behind why.
Why We Focus On The Front Sight

Why We Focus On The Front Sight

You've heard it and heard it...here's why you should believe it.
10 Advanced Handgun-Training Terms You Should Know

10 Advanced Handgun-Training Terms You Should Know

You'll hear these in the classroom and on the range, so it's good to know...
Reviewed: SIG P226 Legion RX SAO Pistol

Reviewed: SIG P226 Legion RX SAO Pistol

NRA Youth Shooting Sports Ambassador James Frasier knows single-action-only handguns.
5 Simple Steps to Bust Your Shooting Slump

5 Simple Steps to Bust Your Shooting Slump

It happens to every shooter, whether competitive, tactical or hunter: You hit a slump...
3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

3 Self Defense Myths That Just Won't Go Away

I don’t mean to sound like an old grouch—really I don’t...
Front Sight Focus: Why?

Front Sight Focus: Why?

In this blog, we'll take a look at techniques I've learned from Master Shooters at...
3 Big Bright Front Sights You Need In Your Life

3 Big Bright Front Sights You Need In Your Life

Focusing on the front sight is so much easier when it's big and bright.

Video: NRA's Guide to Using Your Sights

Understanding your sight picture is a key to accuracy and success.
How to Align Your Iron Sights

How to Align Your Iron Sights

Aiming is a fundamental of marksmanship, and encompasses two elements: sight alignment and sight picture.
Optical Sights: Basic Principles

Optical Sights: Basic Principles

We answer the questions you were too embarrassed to ask.
Shooting Fundamentals: Hold Control

Shooting Fundamentals: Hold Control

Our simple tips for making every shot count.
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