Gallery of Guns Shooting Tips with Doug Koenig - Handgun Grip

"The key to shooting well is consistency..."

Kevin Wilson
March 3, 2020
Shooting Tips

Professional shooter and Team Ruger Captain Doug Koenig has been working with Gallery of Guns to bring you this series of shooting tips.

Why is Doug Koenig qualified to give shooting advice?

To wit:

  • Winning more than 70 National Championships
  • 10-time World Champion
  • 18-time Bianchi Cup winner
  • 2016 NRA World Shooting Champion
  • 5 European Bianchi Cup wins
  • 20-time Masters International Championship winner
  • 22-time Sportsman’s Team Challenge Open Champion
  • 8-time NRA World Action Pistol Championship winner
  • Achieved more Perfect Score’s (1920) than anyone in NRA Action Pistol history
  • 3-time World Speed Shooting Champion/Steel Challenge

Yep, I'd listen to the man...

In the video, the pistol Doug is demonstrating with is the Ruger SR1911 Doug Koenig Competition Model.

This particular model has a fiber optic front sight with an adjustable target rear sight. The grip panels are Hogue Piranha G10. Chambered in 9mm, this TALO Exclusive SR1911 has a black nitride and stainless two-tone finish. It comes equipped with a match trigger, Techwell magwell, and an undercut trigger guard.