In this two part video series, Monderno contributor Aaron Cowan of Sage Dynamics talks ground fighting techniques with a pistol.
What is Center Mass? The generally accepted definition is “center of the chest.” This is usually denoted on a target by an X score ring or similar point of aim to aid in training. Unfortunately, this is wrong insofar as reality is concerned (and we should always be concerned with reality). Center Mass is the […]
The best home defense weapon is a shotgun, right? Well, not exactly.
Over a year ago and after serious consideration, I finally decided to put together a course I had been thinking of. At that point, I had been an active shooter response instructor for law enforcement/military for some time and was well into using a Single Officer Response to an Active Shooter program I had designed […]
Today we continue with part 2 of Fundamentals of Low Light. You can read part 1 here.
Of all the techniques that I would consider the most critical, low-light training is perhaps the most neglected. The main reason for this is usually lack of a range which will facilitate low-light live fire and the general prohibitive cost for those on a budget to attend a low-light specific course. Because of these factors, […]
In handgun iron sights vs reflex optic part 1, Aaron compared accuracy and speed from 3, 5 and 7 yards. Well he’s back with part 2, and this time he’s shooting from 10, 15 and 20 yards, as well as a transitional drill on a 6 plate speed rack. Is a reflex sight faster or […]
On Saturday, September 21, a group of Islamic militants entered the Westgate Shopping Center in Nairobi, Kenya, and opened fire. It is being reported that 71 people (the number may reach two to three times that once the investigation concludes), including many women and children, were murdered by this gang of evil, soulless bastards.
Any skill set that you want to be proficient in, to master, requires training and practice.
The first handgun mounted weapon light I can remember seeing was almost 20 years ago and it was hanging off the bottom of an HK USP. I remember thinking that it was the coolest thing I had ever seen and fell in love with the gun and the light. Fast forward to today and I […]