A proper grip enables you to:
- Acquire the target quickly
- Stabilize your sight picture
- Maintain constant pressure on the trigger
- Control recoil and reacquire your target quickly
After making sure your gun is unloaded try the following at home before heading out to the range.
To acquire the proper grip, first pick up the gun with your strong hand making sure the muzzle of the gun is pointed in a safe direction and your trigger finger is along the side of the frame above and away from the trigger guard.