Fatal Gunfight Errors

Are you ready for a gunfight?  As we begin preparing for a gunfight the thing that comes to my mind is a phrase that was drilled into me as a law enforcement officer and that was, You play like you practice.  What does that mean for us as we  prepare for a gunfight?  Most of […]

By |March 25th, 2014|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Are you ready for a gunfight?

I don’t know about you, but I am a fan of Western movies.  Give me a good spaghetti Western and I am set.  There is something about squaring up to someone at high noon in the middle of a dusty tumbleweed infested street for a showdown that gets your adrenalin going.  Next the bad guy […]

By |March 17th, 2014|Blog, Firearms Training|1 Comment

Shooting Fundamentals – Follow Through

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  If any of you have ever thrown a baseball, rolled a bowling ball, or played a game of putt putt golf, then you know how important follow through is.  If you have ever had a guidance counselor, boss or supervisor that has pushed you to do more or be […]

By |March 22nd, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – Breath Control

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  Breath control is something we all do even without thinking about it.  When you are suddenly startled you gasp.  When you exercise you breath rapidly to increase your oxygen intake.  When you sleep you breath heavy and deep to allow your body to relax.  Whether you are asleep or […]

By |March 15th, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – Trigger Control

Good Shooting starts with good fundamentals.  Of the seven fundamentals two are crucial for accuracy.  The first is sight alignment and the second is trigger control.  Proper trigger control can mean the difference between a 10 ring shot and landing somewhere off target.  Many shooters, experienced and inexperienced have difficulty with trigger control and develop […]

By |March 8th, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – Sight Picture

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  Shooting skill comes with practice and focus.  Focus is what sight picture is all about.  Once you have your grip, stance, and sight alignment you’re ready to see where you are shooting.  If you can’t see what your shooting at then you should not be shooting.  Sight picture is […]

By |March 1st, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – Sight Alignment

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  Sight alignment is one of the most important fundamentals to master.  All of the fundamentals need to work together like a well oiled machine in order to perfect your marksmanship.  Two of the fundamentals can effect your accuracy more than any of the other fundamentals.  The first is sight […]

By |February 22nd, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – The Stance

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  This is a phrase you will hear me say over and over because it is absolutely true.  As we continue talking about shooting fundamentals our focus shifts to the stance.  Once you have and maintain the proper grip on your weapon you need a solid shooting platform from which […]

By |February 15th, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments

Shooting Fundamentals – The Grip

Good shooting starts with good fundamentals.  Any good shooter will tell you that they did not become a good shooter by chance or sloppy luck.  Good shooters are not born, they are built from the ground up.  The building blocks of their success are found in the basic fundamentals of marksmanship.   Lets get to […]

By |February 10th, 2013|Blog, Firearms Training|0 Comments