3 Common Pistol Shooting Stances
by Drew Beatty
Shooting a handgun is an individual pursuit. Individuals have many different body shapes, sizes, and arm and leg lengths. What works well for one person may not work well for another. Also, different situations or terrain might require different stances or methods to put accurate shots on target, like shooting around or over obstacles and cover. This article describes three common handgun shooting stances and outlines the specifics of each stance.