Director of Gander Mountain Academy Billy Hieb discusses training in a simulation-type environment for scenario-based training. GMA takes all its training very seriously, including and especially finding the right instructors. For scenario-based training, the scenario has scripted teaching points that could be presented by anyone. So GMA seeks out true instructors, the ones who will strictly watch shooters to present areas for improvement, and who can effectively convey the basics.
Ankle Holsters offer one unique advantage for defensive firearms carry, as they place your defensive tool in a location that most people do not think to look. Danny Pieratti prefers ankle carry and demonstrates proper presentation from that position in this video.Watch Now >>
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Trigger Guard Devices are seen by some who carry in the appendix position as a minimalist great carry option. The Vanguard II is the most evolved design of this type and offers some very specific features including: a belt loop that holds the gun in a constant position and a fin which protrudes from theWatch Now >>