Training

  1. Keep Up Your Shooting Skills During an Ammo Shortage

    Keep Up Your Shooting Skills During an Ammo Shortage

    How do you stay sharp when live fire isn't the best option?   Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re fully aware of the ammunition shortage plaguing the nation right now. Store shelves are empty or drying up. Online inventory is low. And IF you can find it, it costs an arm and a leg. Getting ammo, even the...
  2. How to Use Range Time Effectively: What to Work On

    How to Use Range Time Effectively: What to Work On

    Maximize your range time through focused training.   A mega mag dump may be one of the greatest parts of gun ownership. It’s highly therapeutic and a great real stress reliever. The awesome sensation of letting loose on a paper target until the slide locks back may not be as satisfying as other forms of letting loose, but it certainly...
  3. How to Introduce New Gun Owners to the Gun Community

    How to Introduce New Gun Owners to the Gun Community

    How good are we at welcoming newcomers to the gun community?   As you’re probably aware, gun sales skyrocketed in 2020, by some estimates doubling 2019’s totals nationwide. With all these new gun owners, that means new members of the gun community. For those of us who have been here for years, how do we welcome all the new folks...
  4. How to Clean a Gun 101 - A Non-Stress Guide

    How to Clean a Gun 101 - A Non-Stress Guide

    Cleaning a gun isn't hard if you follow these simple steps.   There are seven million new gun owners this year. Seven million people bought their first firearm. That's wonderful. It also has created a vacuum in training, ammunition, supplies, and more. With that in mind, we at CrossBreed Blog want to help new gun owners as much as possible...
  5. Want to Shoot Better? Here's 5 Pieces of Gear That Can Help

    Want to Shoot Better? Here's 5 Pieces of Gear That Can Help

    We all want to shoot better, but how do we get there? Here is the gear to help you on your journey.    You can’t buy performance, but you can buy gear to improve your performance. I don’t mean match grade barrels or compensators, but gear that can push your training forward. I have five pieces of gear that can...
  6. Features Every Holster Must Have

    Features Every Holster Must Have

    These two features are essential for safe carry.   There are a ton of great holsters out there, from stand-alone Kydex or Boltaron to all-leather to hybrids with a mix of materials. Each one has its place and can work well as a safe way to keep your gun handy while you’re carrying. While style of holster is a personal...