Craig Douglas Instructs John of Warrior Poet Society on drawing and shooting from retention.

The problem is an extreme close quarter lethal force situation - When the attacker can strike us or foul our draw.

A solution is drawing to the thumb-pectoral index - - employed during limb entanglement challenges.

The drills build:

Appropriate extension or compression of the weapon - based on proximity of threat.

Fending positions drills build skill in collecting the pistol as we transition from one hand to both hands - keeping our support hand behind the muzzle.

Another video on the The Thumb - Pectoral index of the handgun in Retention shooting: