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Fighting Handgun Concepts

I was teaching handgun stuff and filming content for our YouTube channel ((3) Defenders USA – YouTube) with friends and students on a range in Arizona this last weekend, running the first of two days. The bay next to us had another training group teaching their own students. I casually know the main guy. I’d […]

Handgun Fundamentals – Mesa, AZ – June 1st, 2024

Location: Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club 3960 N Usery Pass Rd. Mesa, AZ 85207 Sunday, June 1st 8 AM – 4:30 PM Training Bay 1 The Handgun Fundamentals is perfect for the brand new or novice handgun user who wants to grow, ability, confidence and skill in their handling, use, and shooting a handgun safely and […]

Handgun Fundamentals – Mesa, AZ – May 5th, 2024

Location: Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club 3960 N Usery Pass Rd. Mesa, AZ 85207 Sunday, May 5th 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Training Bay 1 The Handgun Fundamentals is perfect for the brand new or novice handgun user who wants to grow, ability, confidence and skill in their handling, use, and shooting a handgun safely and accurately. […]

Let me tell you about the last seven days…

Handgun Fighting Concepts

Let me tell you about the last week till now. It’s been a whirlwind since, with exhaustion set in yesterday in the later afternoon.  Last Thursday and Friday, both Brent Hickmon and Lora Thorson arrived in town for our Fighting Handgun Concepts (FHC) class, Brent from Colorado and Lora from Montana. These are two of […]

Decisional Defender Handgun – Cameo, CO

Fighting Handgun Concepts

Decisional Defender – Handgun Your defensive use of force encounter will be full of variables that are both known and unknown. Operational performance in these encounters is hinged on you making the best decisions possible under stress, fear and adrenaline. Mentally preparing yourself can give you the the edge to win that fight for your […]

Where’s my dot?!

This last weekend, I taught a Handgun Speed, Accuracy & Movement class in Mesa, AZ. I shouldn’t have; I was recovering from a recent surgical procedure so tried to take it easy throughout but well…I paid for it during and later. Anyway, during that class, it started raining. It wasn’t a tropical torrent, but it […]

Organized Noise

Handgun Speed, Accuracy & Movement

My older sister, Wendy, is a concert pianist who’s been playing since quite young, so I grew up to the sounds of a jangling piano. At times, I hated that sound but then my ear began to hear the growing skill through a lot of struggles. Eventually the noise became that of captivating beauty, a […]

Concealed Fighting Handgun – Mesa, AZ – April 21st, 2024

Handgun Fighting Concepts

Concealed Fighting Handgun – Mesa, AZ This Concealed Fighting Handgun course is perfect for defensive handgun carriers to develop handgun skills for the defensive gunfighting from a concealment. This is course is excellent for those who seek to refine shooting skills beyond the fundamentals while utilizing your normal concealed carry gun and gear. This course […]

Handgun Fundamentals – Mesa, AZ

Location: Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club 3960 N Usery Pass Rd. Mesa, AZ 85207 Saturday, March 30th 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM Training Bay 1 The Handgun Fundamentals is perfect for the brand new or novice handgun user who wants to grow, ability, confidence and skill in their handling, use, and shooting a handgun safely and accurately. […]

Fighting Handgun Concepts 1 – Cameo, CO

Fighting Handgun Concepts 1 This Fighting Handgun Concepts course is perfect for defensive handgun carriers to develop handgun skills for the defensive gunfight. This is course is excellent for those who seek to refine advanced shooting skills and go far beyond where most training goes while utilizing your normal carry gear. The curriculum is intended […]