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Skills Check: The Dozier Drill

Skills Check: The Dozier Drill

History shows neutralizing multiple threats at close range is possible, but only if you’re properly...
Skills Check: Snap-Shooting Rifle Drill

Skills Check: Snap-Shooting Rifle Drill

Shooting a rifle quickly at close range involves a number of important skills worth practicing...
Firearm Practice on a Budget

Firearm Practice on a Budget

You’ve likely read countless articles admonishing you to get professional firearm training, but the costs...
Understanding Gun Safety Rule No. 1

Understanding Gun Safety Rule No. 1

When Col. Jeff Cooper founded what became Gunsite Academy, he set forth four safety rules....
Shoot Twice: The Benefits of the 'Double-Tap'

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: Nighthawk Custom Border Special 1911

Review: Nighthawk Custom Border Special 1911

Nighthawk Custom draws upon the extensive firearms and law enforcement experience of former lawman and...
Testing Concealed-Carry Methods at Gunsite Academy

Testing Concealed-Carry Methods at Gunsite Academy

Sheriff Jim spent a number of days at Gunsite Academy, trying out different methods of...
Review: Remington 870 DM Shotgun

Review: Remington 870 DM Shotgun

Shotguns present a tremendous amount of fight-stopping power, but the biggest drawback has been reloading...
Review: Savage Arms Model 11 Scout Rifle

Review: Savage Arms Model 11 Scout Rifle

The Savage Arms Model 11 Scout provides the scout-rifle market with a platform built on...
Tips for Choosing the Right Concealed-Carry Rig

Tips for Choosing the Right Concealed-Carry Rig

What kind of concealed-carry rig should you be on the lookout for? Here are a...
3 Methods for Zeroing Your Handgun Laser

3 Methods for Zeroing Your Handgun Laser

How should your handgun laser be set up on your defensive firearm? Take a look...
The EDC Flashlight: Tips, Tactics & Techniques

The EDC Flashlight: Tips, Tactics & Techniques

The key piece of your defensive kit may not be your gun, but rather a...
Skills Check: AR-15 Reloading Drills

Skills Check: AR-15 Reloading Drills

For those who rely on an AR-15 for home defense, practicing reloads is a little...
6 Bucket-List Experiences for the Gun Enthusiast

6 Bucket-List Experiences for the Gun Enthusiast

For gun enthusiasts, what are some of the must-have experiences to live up before casting...
How to Clear Corners in a Home-Defense Scenario

How to Clear Corners in a Home-Defense Scenario

Clearing the area obscured by a corner requires planning and careful technique in a home-defense...
Point Shooting: A Valuable Self-Defense Skill

Point Shooting: A Valuable Self-Defense Skill

While point-shooting techniques have fallen by the wayside in favor of more modern techniques, Sheriff...
Review: Colt Cobra Revolver

Review: Colt Cobra Revolver

The much-loved Colt Cobra revolver is back, and quite evolved from when we last saw...
Which Is More Important: Gear or Training?

Which Is More Important: Gear or Training?

Sheriff Jim's experience at Gunsite Academy shows that success isn't all about gear. Training matters...
4 Flashlight Techniques for Concealed Carry

4 Flashlight Techniques for Concealed Carry

More than half of our day is spent in darkness. Stay prepared with these four...
Gunsite Academy Expands Course Offerings for 2018

Gunsite Academy Expands Course Offerings for 2018

Through student requests and popular course offerings in recent years, Gunsite Academy added several new...
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