Sheriff Jim Wilson

Why We Need to Encourage New Shooters to Get Training

When we can, we need to tell the new shooter that they really need to learn to walk before they can run. And then we need to help them find the kind of training that will give them the basics of safe gun handling and marksmanship.

First Look: FN 502 Tactical Optics-Ready .22 LR

FN America recently introduced the FN 502 Tactical, which is the company's first-ever .22 LR pistol. Conveniently, the FN 502 Tactical in .22 LR is optics-ready, making it the industry's first rimfire pistol to offer the capability of a slide-mounted red dot. 

9 Common Questions New Shooters Ask

Here's a look at some of the most common questions new shooters tend to ask.

Essential Gear for Competition Shooters

For the new shooter looking to rapidly get up to speed, joining a local competitive-shooting league is a great idea. Here’s some gear to get you started.

How to Welcome the Record Number of New Gun Owners

With record firearm sales and ever-increasing ranks of new gun owners, we should be stronger than ever. Here’s how to help keep up the momentum.

Review: Rival Arms 10/22 Precision Chassis System

Looking to make your favorite plinker more modular? Rival Arms has a chassis for that—the 10/22 Precision Chassis System, to be exact.

Review: Smart Firearms SF-M4 Training Rifle

Frank Melloni recently reviewed Smart Firearms' new SF-M4, a training rifle that's great for practice firearms handling in the midst of an ammo shortage.

Review: Charter Arms Pit Bull .380

The Charter Arms Pit Bull is a revolver chambered in .380 ACP. Sounds far-fetched at first, but upon reflection, it makes a lot of sense.

The Four Rules of Firearm Safety

When it comes to firearms safety, understanding and following the four laws of firearm safety is crucial not only to you, but to those around you.

Page 1 of 8

Interests



Get the best of Shooting Illustrated delivered to your inbox.