Category Archives: Training

Going the Distance

I remember clearly the event that sparked the passion I have for Long Range Precision Shooting. It was 1995 and I was a young avid outdoorsman living in Flagstaff, Arizona. I was only 23 and single at the time so living in a place like Flag was paradise. My weekends were filled with hunting, fishing and doing anything outdoors. Continue reading

Thinking About a CCW?

It’s a cool desert morning, the wind blowing sand against my face as the sun just begins to crest over the mountains, my sweater just barely doing an adequate job.  Hey, I’m an Arizona boy, this is pretty much the bulk of my winter wear.  At least I traded my flip flops for shoes today.  Our group has met southwest of Phoenix with Hollow-Point Defense’s John Hansen for an Arizona Concealed Weapons Permit class.  This class is small, just 3 students, but that helps ease tension.  Hansen helps us fill out our paperwork and take fingerprints before we get started.  As soon as the sun shows itself, it’s time to begin. Continue reading