Master the ability to maintain visual contact with the target throughout the shot process and beyond. Keeping your eye open during the shot and recovering from recoil is an art that requires practice, determination, and understanding of the shooting mechanics.
Why Keep Your Eye Open During the Shot Process?
The adage "keep your eye on the target" holds true, especially in precision shooting. Closing your eyes or losing sight of the target during the shot process can lead to several detrimental consequences:
Keeping your eye open during the shot process and while recovering from recoil is a fundamental skill for precision rifle shooters. With consistent practice, you can master this technique. Remember, it's not just about hitting the target once but maintaining visual contact to hit it multiple times with precision and accuracy.