It’s no cross to bear

I notice on the cover of Australian & New Zealand Handgun 17 a picture of a lovely girl shooting a pistol left-handed and aiming it using her right eye. I was exactly the same when I started shooting 25 years ago and was told by numerous people I’d have to change. But I explained to my local range officer this was my natural way of aiming and have been shooting successfully this way ever since.

Ted, via email

• For anyone interested in this subject or who may have missed it, refer to an articled entitled Ocular cross-dominance which ran in the inaugural edition of Australian Women’s Shooter in our December magazine.

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