I grew up in a hunting and shooting family, so it was nothing unusual for me to see guns around the house when I was a kid. Daddy didn’t have a fancy gun safe or strong box. In fact, a 12 gauge propped in the corner of my parents’ bedroom seemed entirely normal at the […]
Shotgun vs Rifle for Home Defense
A look at using shotguns and rifles for defending your home and family. Both options are popular, but which is best for your specific living situation? We can help.
Finding the Best First Handgun
What you should look for when trying to find the best first handgun to buy. We’ll take you through the traits and also give you some concrete recommendations.
Sight Alignment and Sight Picture – How to Get Shots on Target
Sight alignment and sight picture are two things the firearms training community pushes all the time. Are you paying enough attention to these fundamentals? If not, it’s an easy way to improve your shooting quickly.
Pistol Shooting Stance – What’s Important and Why it Matters
Your stance is the base for everything else. Get it right and you’ve laid a solid foundation for consistent training gains. Let’s explore some of the basics of a good pistol shooting stance.
Center Axis Relock Explained
Let’s look at Center Axis Relock, a shooting stance possibly made famous by Hollywood’s John Wick movies but actually endorsed by several respected American self-defense trainers.
The Chapman – Modified Weaver Stance
An in-depth look at the Chapman shooting stance – also known as the modified weaver stance. What is this shooting stance good for and is it something you should consider adding to your toolbox? Let’s find out!
The Weaver Stance – What It Is and How it Works
A look at the legendary weaver stance for shooters. Why did this stance get so popular and is it something you should consider adding to your toolbox to become a better shooter? Let’s find out!