Jeff Kersten and Robin Godolphin of Gander Mountain Academy discuss a number of different types of shooting targets and how they can be used with your firearms. Paper, metal and even exploding shooting targets are reviewed. Depending on what type of firearm and range you have, reactive targets can make your shooting more fun and challenging. Exploding targets, made by mixing Tannerite, are always fun when used responsibly in a controlled environment. Paper targets come in a variety of styles for a variety of shooting endeavors.
Rob Pincus is with Chuck Usina at the Ancient City Shooting Range in St. Augustine, Florida to talk about how range owners can find good firearm instructors to teach courses. Chuck advises doing research on what the firearm instructors teach, checking to make sure they have positive feedback, and actually talking to former students. Don’t…Watch Now >>
Finding a range that allows realistic practice opportunities isn’t always easy. Rob Pincus discusses finding a quality range with the owner of Ancient City Shooting Range, Chuck Usina. Most ranges have very restrictive fundamental rules in regard to what type of shooting can be done. Look for ranges that already host defensive training or dynamic…Watch Now >>
Student alert! If your defensive firearms instructor is not giving you an integrated system of firearm manipulation techniques but rather a set of unconnected techniques that don't integrate well together, don't reinforce each other, and don't contribute to your efficiency by being consistent with one another, you need to challenge those techniques.Watch Now >>