Concealed Carry

  1. Look, Ma, One Hand! Why Shooting One-Handed Is Critical

    Look, Ma, One Hand! Why Shooting One-Handed Is Critical

    Shooting one-handed may be your only option in a gunfight. Do you have the skills to make the shot?   We all love a good two-handed grip on our guns. It allows us to get a powerful grasp on your pistol and maximize control. In training, we use that good two-handed grip to maximize control, accuracy, and recoil management. While...
  2. Top 5 Budget Concealed Carry Pistols

    Top 5 Budget Concealed Carry Pistols

    You don't have to spend a ton on a good pistol to protect yourself.   Everyone’s got a budget. You budget in your home, your car, groceries, and the like. Handguns are no different. Are budget handguns risky? You’re looking for something that must be responsible for saving your life, and you want it to be affordable. As such, you...
  3. What the Heck is the OODA Loop?

    What the Heck is the OODA Loop?

    The four steps of OODA play out every time we take an action.   Whether or not you’ve heard of the OODA Loop, you use it every day without knowing it. It’s not a mechanical device, nor is it some weird time-space sci-fi phenomenon. But it is scientific. The OODA Loop is the decision and reaction process we go through...
  4. 5 Things No One Tells You About Concealed Carry

    5 Things No One Tells You About Concealed Carry

    Concealed carry is full of surprises. Here are a few things nobody told you before you started carrying.   I realized I've been carrying now for a decade. To some, that's beginner speak, but for me, I've been carrying as long as I've legally been allowed to. In that time, I've learned a couple of things about concealed carry, spent...
  5. Everyday Carry (EDC) Dump

    Everyday Carry (EDC) Dump

    What's in your EDC? Do you have everything you need all the time?   It may come as a surprise that everyday carry doesn’t just mean only carrying a firearm. In fact, even before legal carrying age, most young adults should have some form of “non-lethal” protection on them. If you remember nothing else from this blog, remember “two is...
  6. Carrying a Gun Outdoors: Holster Options & Set-Up

    Carrying a Gun Outdoors: Holster Options & Set-Up

    How do you legally and safely carry a self-protection gun in the great outdoors?   Carrying a gun outdoors while hiking, backpacking, fishing, and doing other activities can be a challenge, but it’s doable. Predators -- both the animal and people type -- look for vulnerable people and the right time to strike. They commonly will target solo hikers or...