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The Best Home Defense: Situational Awareness

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USPSA & IDPA Competition Shooting

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Shooting A Cowboy Action Stage

Cowboy Action stages are fun to shoot because you rarely ever see the same stage twice. The biggest learning curve is understanding what each of the sweep patterns is and how to best shoot them. Sweep patterns are the shooting sequence you are given for a set of targets. If you want to become good at shooting sweep patterns, be sure to head to the range and practice, practice, practice.

Guide to Cowboy Action Shooting

Out of all the shooting competitions I have done in my life, cowboy action shooting is the most fun I’ve ever had. Getting started with the Single Action Shooting Society (SASS) can feel challenging, but I can promise you it’s not as hard to get started as you think.

Getting Into Competition Shooting: Pistols, and Rifles, and Shotguns, Oh My!

If you’re curious about the different styles and categories shooting competitions out there, rest assured- there is truly something for everyone and for all ages. Aside from picking which to pursue, the hardest part of shooting a competition is going for the first time not knowing what to expect.

Best Tips on Personal and Home Defense

It’s not easy understanding that you and your home are targets for criminals but as they say, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” I never thought anyone would break into my house or my apartments, but it happened. Growing up, my dad always taught me firearms are a tool as well as everything else – knives, pepper spray, etc. They’re only as good as you know how to use them. Needless to say, preparedness is now priority one.

6 Tips to Defending Your Home While You’re Away

Leaving your house unattended can be very stressful, but there are many ways to make sure your home is not a target for criminals while you’re away. While the holidays are the main time houses are vulnerable, these tips and security methods can help during any vacation from home.

Getting Started in Competitive Shooting

So you want to be a competitive shooter, but don’t know where to start. My best advice I can give to you is to start. Your first competition is the scariest. You don’t know what to expect, you don’t know who you will meet, and you don’t know how you’ll perform. For me, it was the greatest decision I ever made.