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Armed Self-Defense: Reality vs. Fantasy

Armed Self-Defense: Reality vs. Fantasy

Plans for an armed-self defense situation are nice. Realistic plans are even nicer.
Hog Hunting With Tactical Gear

Hog Hunting With Tactical Gear

How to use your favorite rifle or carbine on something other than paper.
Can You Use a .22LR For Self-Defense?

Can You Use a .22LR For Self-Defense?

It's the easiest cartridge to shoot, but does it have enough stopping power?
Gunsite: Dream Destination

Gunsite: Dream Destination

Founded by WWII and Korean War veteran Lt. Col. Jeff Cooper in 1976, Gunsite's primary...
3 Things Gun Students Do (That Drive Instructors Nuts)

3 Things Gun Students Do (That Drive Instructors Nuts)

Here's how to avoid wasting everyone's time (and your money) when you're getting your gun...
Shooters With Disabilities: Adaptive Defensive Shooting Nationals Match Wants You!

Shooters With Disabilities: Adaptive Defensive Shooting Nationals Match Wants You!

A defensive pistol match just for people with disabilities is coming this November.
How to Properly Fit a Shotgun

How to Properly Fit a Shotgun

Fit is crucial when it comes to shotgunning. Gunsite instructor Il Ling New breaks it...
Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Once upon a time, that's how it was done. But now...?
5 Biggest Mistakes Concealed Carriers Make

5 Biggest Mistakes Concealed Carriers Make

Taking charge of your own safety comes with some responsibilities.
AR-15 Rifles For Home Defense? Yes!

AR-15 Rifles For Home Defense? Yes!

"America's Rifle" has a lot of advantages when it comes to defending your home. Here...
Why You Should Take Tactical Team Training With Your Spouse

Why You Should Take Tactical Team Training With Your Spouse

In an armed confrontation, two good "guys" with guns is better than one.
Armed Self-Defense: 4 Reasons to Practice Movement Drills

Armed Self-Defense: 4 Reasons to Practice Movement Drills

Learning to shoot and move is critically important to upping the odds that you’ll survive...
After a Defensive Shooting: What to Do

After a Defensive Shooting: What to Do

Here's what you'll need to know if you're ever forced to defend yourself or a...
Tested: Walker's Razor Walkie Talkie Boosts Shooting Safety

Tested: Walker's Razor Walkie Talkie Boosts Shooting Safety

Safety on the range is Priority One...here's how the Razor helps keep it that way.
Master the Standing Shooting Position

Master the Standing Shooting Position

Here's how to wring the most accuracy from a challenging stance.
IDPA Competitions: Practical Guns & Practical Gear Build Practical CCW Skills

IDPA Competitions: Practical Guns & Practical Gear Build Practical CCW Skills

Get out of the target-shooting rut and become a better handgunner with International Defensive Pistol...
Defensive Handguns: Don't Overlook Double-Action Revolvers

Defensive Handguns: Don't Overlook Double-Action Revolvers

Revolvers are seeing a renaissance on the self-defense market. Here's why you should pay attention.
10 Great Rimfire Revolvers

10 Great Rimfire Revolvers

They come in all shapes and sizes, but .22 and .17 wheelguns are tons of...
Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Instructor Said What? 10 Defensive Shooting Terms, Explained

Here's the lingo that will help you absorb the most from your training.
6 Cheap Tricks for Home Security

6 Cheap Tricks for Home Security

Professional home-security systems are a fine tool in your defensive plan, but they can be...
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