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6 Best Self Defense Handgun Training Drills

What’s the best drill to prepare you to shoot defensively? That could be argued endlessly....

Beating the Clock: Timing & Calmness in Self-Defense

Rapid, sequential action is vital when playing Beat the Clock—for your life. Here's how timing,...

Practice Priorities: Self-Defense Skills You'll Need Most

While money is certainly a consideration in your practice budget, so is your time and...

Protection Preparation: Visualization Tips for Self-Defense Success

“Think things through” isn’t just good advice on avoiding impulse buys at the used-car lot....

Review: Ruger Mark IV 22/45 Tactical

The latest iteration of Ruger’s 22/45 Tactical Rimfire Trainer is sure to hit the mark...

Vehicle-Defense: Tactics for Car-Based Personal Protection

Learning to access your firearm inside of a vehicle safely can help you fend off...

Head vs. Holster: The Importance of a Solid Self-Defense Mindset

Proper self-defense starts with the right mindset, regardless of the tool in your holster.

The First Rule of Gunfighting: Get Training

It's often said that the first rule of gunfighting is to have a gun. According...

3 Combat-Control Fundamentals for the Defensive Shooter

Anticipation and preparation can help you avoid an altercation, or triumph should avoidance fail. We...

Skills Check: Extended-Range Handgun Drill

Being able to determine distances in wide-open, public places could give you the upper hand...

5 Great Pistol Drills for Self-Defense Training

If you're planning to carry a pistol for self-defense, it's important to have the skills...

Shoot Twice: The Benefits of the 'Double-Tap'

In a life-threatening encounter, firing two rounds can be more effective than one. Here are...

Review: Kahr Arms CT40

The Kahr Arms CT40 may lack some niceties, but at its heart, it’s still a...

Skills Check: Two-Target Handgun Drill

Want to incorporate movement, faster target acquisition and better accuracy into your practice routine? Try...

How to Defend Yourself Inside of a Vehicle

Learning to access your firearm inside of a vehicle safely can help you fend off...

Competitive Shooting for Training and Fun

Tired of putting holes into paper at your local range? Here’s how to get into...

The Gunsite Advanced 350 Drill

“When you can snatch the pebble from my hand …” OK, mastering this drill will...

Skills Check: Handgun Shooting at Extended Range

Being able to determine distances in wide-open, public places could give you the upper hand...

NRA Outdoors Long-Range Shooting Clinic

Long-range shooting, whether for fun, competition or hunting, is about as far removed from defensive...

Kahr CT40

The new CT40 may lack some niceties, but at its heart, it’s still a Kahr.
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