Shooting sport

9 TIPS FOR WOMEN STARTING OUT IN COMPETITVE SHOOTING

I am not a professional shooter; I do not even attempt to compete outside of my local ranges.  If I were to be spending every weekend at local, regional, state, or national matches; I wouldn’t have the time to do what I really love, teaching firearms courses.  However, I do make the time to shoot and participate as a range officer in our monthly action pistol matches because I think it’s great training; it tests your capabilities as well as the capabilities of your gear under stress.… Read the rest

THE PINK GUN DEBATE

My Sprinfield XD .40 subcompact with the extended magaizne, and my 4.5 in XDM 9mm in PINK!

There has been a lot of dispute on the internet lately concerning pink guns. Some people think that pink guns are a sexist approach by the manufactueres to sell to women; some people think pink guns are just a desperate attempt to make women interested in  shooting to begin with; some think they look too much like a toy; and then there are those who actually like pink guns.… Read the rest

COLUMBIA COUNTY ‘TOP SHOT’ FUNDRAISER

This is a benefit I  am helping put on for the Columbia County Sherrif’s Department volunteer services. If you’re in the area, I would love for you to come and watch or get  a team together to comepete!

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012 the Clatskanie Rifle and Pistol Club will sponsor Columbia County Top Shot, a team fundraiser match. This match will benefit the Volunteer Programs of the Columbia County (Oregon) Sheriffs’ Office; these programs include Search & Rescue, the VIPS (Volunteers in Partnership with the Sheriff) and the reserves.Match check-in at 7:30 AM; shooting starts at 9AM.… Read the rest