Person shooting shotgun on range at Gunsite Academy

First Time at Gunsite Academy

A fresh look at what it's like to take your first serious firearms training course.

Skills Check Live: The "Pick A Spot" Drill

Some drills are well-suited to start or conclude a range session, like the “Pick-a-Spot” drill from Il Ling New of Gunsite Academy.

5 Self-Defense Tips for Women

Self-defense is not solely the responsibility of men, nor should it be. Here are tips for women looking to empower themselves with a personal-defense handgun.

The Best Guns for Women

So you want to find the ideal personal-defense pistol for a woman? Gunsite Academy Instructor Il Ling New talks about her choices for the best guns for women.

6 Best Self Defense Handgun Training Drills

What’s the best drill to prepare you to shoot defensively? That could be argued endlessly. Here's a look at the 6 best self-defense handgun training drills you can implement today.


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