Many things are important to the development of solid firearms skills: safety, knowledge of the fundamentals, firearm confidence, professional training and dedicated practice to name a few. These focuses don’t occur in a vacuum; they work together and help us be a better shooter. It’s a never ending process of self-assessment that is challenging, fun […]
Aaron Cowan from Sage Dynamics covers some basic low light techniques and offers advice for the everyday carry of a handheld light. Special guest appearance by Matt Powell of Pramek fame.
In this video, Aaron from Sage Dynamics explains and demonstrates one quick and effective method to create shoot/don’t shoot drills, as well as ways to force movement and 3D problem solving.
Aaron Cowan from Sage Dynamics explains and demonstrates a versatile drill that helps add more realism and challenge to practice on ranges that allow free movement.
Every instructor has a particular skillset that they pay special attention to; be it the mechanical fundamentals, precision accuracy at distance or more dynamic skills such as speed shooting. This doesn’t mean that other important skills are ignored, far from it. Rather (at least in my case) it makes the focus more evident in that […]
Natalie Foster discusses the importance of women getting self-defense training and having the ability to protect themselves.
Aaron from Sage Dynamics covers the two most common handgun malfunctions, and clearing methods for both. In my opinion, if you carry a gun, you should practice clearing malfunctions regularly.
Aaron Cowan from Sage Dynamics explains and demonstrates Kinesthetic shooting, also referred to as eye/hand coordination shooting, point shooting or “muscle memory” shooting.
Two weeks ago, a mile from where I grew up, an 85-year-old man was brutally murdered in his home. Rumor has it he was beaten and strangled; the official cause of death has yet to be announced. Signs are the bedroom was ransacked in what appears to be a burglary/murder. Time will tell.
I remember that it took forever to clear my shirt off my gun, I yanked up on it so hard with my off hand, just like I had been trained, that the bottom buttons were torn right off the shirt. I found my gun and drew, my first round was from the hip. The shot […]