Past Newsletters > Issue #53

Shoot Better. Faster.

Get a free weekly newsletter of the latest pistol, rifle, precision, concealed carry, tactical and other firearms training courses across North America. Join thousands of other subscribers and don't miss another week.

To see a preview, check out our latest issue. We hate spam even more than you do, you can unsubscribe at anytime.


Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement. --W. Clement Stone

Issue #53 // November 27, 2020 // View in your browser

#BULK AMMO SUBSCRIPTION


Save up to 15% on automatic deliveries of bulk ammunition. No fees, pause or cancel anytime.

It's pretty simple: tell us what you shoot, we'll send you email alerts when the ammo arrives. Learn more and setup your ammo subscription alerts now.

#Upcoming Near Me

// Set your zip code and get up to 9,438 personalized course recommendations within driving range of you //update settings

($) First Response - Shotgun Level 1 | 200 Yard (9-5) - Nov 28, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NFI - CCW Renewal | Bay 2/CR1 (9-5) - Nov 28, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Concealed Handgun Course - Sold Out - Nov 28, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

First Response - Shotgun Level 1 | 200 Yard (9-5) - Nov 28, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

($) NFI - CCW Renewal | Bay 2/CR1 (9-5) - Nov 28, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Community On Target Instructional Shooting Program for Men and Women
// Apple Valley Gun Club // Victorville, CA // 207 shooters watching details

Concealed Carry: Pepper Spray (Chantilly)
// FPF Training // Chantilly, VA // 837 shooters watching details

Combat Shotgun - Essentials and More - Nov 28, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

NFI - Handgun Essentials | Bay 2/CR1 (9-5) - Nov 29, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

LCSC USPSA Training Competition: Bay 3-7 - Nov 29, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Introduction to Handguns - Sold Out - Nov 29, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

($) NFI - Handgun Essentials | Bay 2/CR1 (9-5) - Nov 29, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Introduction to Handguns - Nov 29, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Sunday 11/29 TX License To Carry Course (2-hour intro available 8-10am)
// TDR.Training // Bandera, TX // 356 shooters watching details

Concealed Carry Tactics - Nov 29, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Beginners' Handgun - Nov 29, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Core Pistol Development - Nov 30, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Low Light Instructor in Laurens, SC
// Centrifuge Training // Laurens, SC // 656 shooters watching details

Core Pistol Development - Sold Out - Nov 30, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Pistol - Sold Out - Nov 30, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

DL8- Bay 7 - Nov 30, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

G4- Bay 1 - Nov 30, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

G4- Bay 1 - Dec 01, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Pistol - Sold Out - Dec 01, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

SJCP- 200 yd/Bays 4-7 - Dec 01, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

CCW Prep - Live Fire Course December 1, 2020
// Apple Valley Gun Club // Victorville, CA // 207 shooters watching details

Steel Shoot - Dec 02, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Steel Shoot - Sold Out - Dec 02, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

G4- Bay 1 - Dec 03, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

CHRIS COSTA- BAY 5-6 - Dec 04, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

CHRIS COSTA - CARBINE ELEMENTS THEORY 1/BAY 7 - Dec 04, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

When A Gun Is Not An Option – Texas - December 2020
// MDFI // Cresson, TX // 482 shooters watching details

12 Labors Conference
// Shivworks // Austin, TX // 395 shooters watching details

CHRIS COSTA - VEHICLE ELEMENTS THEORY 1/BAY 7 - Dec 04, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

First Response - Intro to Handgun | Bay 1 (9-1) - Dec 04, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

2020 Winter Gunfighter - Dec 04, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

D5 DISRUPTIVE SCIENCE - CARBINE
// Haley Strategic // Phoenix, AZ // 181 shooters watching details

Pistol LVL 1
// Baer Solutions // Holt, FL // 350 shooters watching details

($)NFI - CCW | Bay 2/CR 1 (9-5) - Dec 05, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

You Suck! It's Not the Gun! – Texas - December 2020
// MDFI // Cresson, TX // 482 shooters watching details

Low Light Employment - Dec 05, 2020
// Sage Dynamics // Pikeville, TN // 714 shooters watching details

($)First Response - Low Light Training | Bay 1 (2pm-10pm) - Dec 05, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Red Dot Pistol: Fundamentals and Performance 2 Day Course
// Modern Samurai Project // Epping, New Hampshire // 296 shooters watching details

NFI - CCW | Bay 2/CR 1 (9-5) - Dec 05, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Dec 05, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Red Dot Pistol: Fundamentals and Performance 2 Day Course
// Modern Samurai Project // Epping, New Hampshire // 296 shooters watching details

Introduction to Handguns - Sold Out - Dec 05, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Introduction to Handguns - Dec 05, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

NRA Range Safety Officer (RSO) Class
// Apple Valley Gun Club // Victorville, CA // 207 shooters watching details

Michigan Concealed Pistol
// DMI Performance // Romulus, MI // 786 shooters watching details

NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting (ILT)
// Apache Solutions // Yadkinville, NC // 842 shooters watching details

Concealed Carry: Foundation Skills
// FPF Training // Culpeper, VA // 863 shooters watching details

Concealed Carry KS & MO - Dec 05, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Concealed Handgun Course - Dec 06, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Pistol LVL 2
// Baer Solutions // Holt, FL // 350 shooters watching details

($)NFI - CCW | Bay2/CR1 (9-5) - Dec 06, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Foundation Shotgun – Texas - December 2020
// MDFI // Cresson, TX // 482 shooters watching details

Intro To Long Range Rifle Presented by Zeiss - 12/6/20 - Dec 06, 2020
// Peacemaker National Training Center // Gerrardstown, WV // 849 shooters watching details

NFI - CCW | Bay2/CR1 (9-5) - Dec 06, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

DEFENSIVE ACCURACY - CA & MULTISTATE CCW | BAY 1 (8:30-5) - Dec 06, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Concealed Handgun Course - Sold Out - Dec 06, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

KC Shooters / CQ Effectiveness - Dec 06, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Core Pistol Development - Dec 07, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

MAG80 - Live Oak, Florida
// Massad Ayoob Group // Live Oak, FL // 462 shooters watching details

Core Pistol Development - Sold Out - Dec 07, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

CHRIS COSTA- BAY - Dec 08, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Carbine - Dec 08, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

CHRIS COSTA - HANDGUN ELEMENTS THEORY 1 /BAY 7 - Dec 08, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Carbine - Sold Out - Dec 08, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

SJSD- 200 yard/Bay 3-6 - Dec 09, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

TUESDAY NIGHT FUN SHOOT | (5:30-7:30) - Dec 09, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Concealed Carry KS & MO - Dec 09, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Carbine - Dec 10, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Rifle/PCC Basics Workshop - Dec 10, 2020
// EDC Pistol Training // Homestead, FL // 242 shooters watching details

AR-15 Fundamentals Workshop - Dec 10, 2020
// EDC Pistol Training // Homestead, FL // 242 shooters watching details

ROZO Tactical - NRA CCW Initial & Renewal | Bay 1/CR1 (8-4:30 0 - Dec 10, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Pistol 1 - Adairsville, GA
// Warrior Poet Society ® // Adairsville, GA // 649 shooters watching details

Level 1 Defensive Carbine - Sold Out - Dec 10, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

Beginners' Handgun - Dec 10, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Intro To Long Range Rifle Presented by Zeiss - 12/11/20 - Dec 11, 2020
// Peacemaker National Training Center // Gerrardstown, WV // 849 shooters watching details

RON'S FIREARM TRAINING - HOME DEFENSE FUNDAMENTALS | CR 2 ( - Dec 11, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

AIWB Concealed: The Path to Performance
// Modern Samurai Project // Slidell, Louisiana // 222 shooters watching details

AIWB Concealed: The Path to Performance
// Modern Samurai Project // Slidell, Louisiana // 222 shooters watching details

2020 Winter Gunfighter - Dec 11, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Phoenix, Arizona: FRIDAY Technical Handgun: Tests and Standards
// Citizens Defense Research // Phoenix, AZ // 187 shooters watching details

Women's Pistol Program
// Apple Valley Gun Club // Victorville, CA // 207 shooters watching details

#Recently Discovered


Steel Shoot - Sold Out - Dec 02, 2020
// Silver Eagle Group // Ashburn, VA // 842 shooters watching details

First Response - Intro to Handgun | Bay 1 (9-1) - Dec 04, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Dec 05, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

AR-15 Fundamentals Workshop - Dec 10, 2020
// EDC Pistol Training // Homestead, FL // 242 shooters watching details

RON'S FIREARM TRAINING - HOME DEFENSE FUNDAMENTALS | CR 2 ( - Dec 11, 2020
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

2020 Winter Gunfighter - Dec 18, 2020
// Specialist Research & Training Group // Mission, KS // 365 shooters watching details

Range Specific Training (Pistol) - Must be an AVGC Probationary Member
// Apple Valley Gun Club // Victorville, CA // 207 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Jan 16, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Jan 17, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Jan 23, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Jan 24, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Feb 06, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

($)OpTempo - Low Light Operations: Pistol | Bay 7/CR1 (3-9PM) - Feb 13, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Feb 20, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Feb 21, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Focus: Fundamentals
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 813 shooters watching details

NRA RSO- CR 2 (8-6) Walters Consulting - Mar 07, 2021
// Linden Gun Range // Linden, CA // 117 shooters watching details

Primary Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 01 (EDC 01)
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Variable Power Optic
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Hedgesville, WV // 852 shooters watching details

Everyday Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Shotgun Skills
// FPF Training // Culpeper, VA // 864 shooters watching details

Pistol Proficiency
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Rapidan, VA // 865 shooters watching details

April 17-18, Atlanta, GA. TWO DAY Technical Handgun: Tests and Standards
// Citizens Defense Research // Covington, GA // 611 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 01
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // Temps: 0° F - 0° F details

Primary Handgun 02
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 810 shooters watching details

Speed Shooting & Shot Calling - 2 Gun Competition Skills
// Justified Defensive Concepts // High View, WV // 869 shooters watching details

Red Dot Pistol for Concealed Carry and Duty Use
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Culpeper, VA // 859 shooters watching details

Home Defense Shotgun
// FPF Training // Culpeper, VA // 864 shooters watching details

Carbine/Rifle Proficiency
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Rapidan, VA // 865 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 01 (EDC 01)
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Defensive Shotgun Skills
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Hedgesville, WV // 852 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 02 (EDC 02)
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Precision Rifle Skills
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Rapidan, VA // 862 shooters watching details

Everyday Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Primary Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 01
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 813 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 01 (EDC 01)
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 810 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 03
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // Temps: 0° F - 0° F details

Aug 7-8, Burlington, WA. Contextual Handgun: The Armed Parent/Guardian
// Citizens Defense Research // Burlington, WA // 160 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 01
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 02
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Primary Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Patrol Tactics Instructor in Garland, TX
// Centrifuge Training // Garland, TX // 498 shooters watching details

Shotgun Skills
// FPF Training // Culpeper, VA // 864 shooters watching details

Defensive Pistol Skills
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Rapidan, VA // 865 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 01 (EDC 01)
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 810 shooters watching details

Everyday Carry 02 (EDC 02)
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 810 shooters watching details

Variable Power Optic
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Hedgesville, WV // 852 shooters watching details

Home Defense Shotgun
// FPF Training // Culpeper, VA // 864 shooters watching details

Primary Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Everyday Carbine
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 03
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // Temps: 0° F - 0° F details

Primary Shotgun
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // Temps: 0° F - 0° F details

Precision Rifle Skills
// Justified Defensive Concepts // Rapidan, VA // 862 shooters watching details

Primary Handgun 01
// DMI Performance // Bellevue, MI // 778 shooters watching details

Red Dot Pistol: Fundamentals and Performance 2-Day Course
// Modern Samurai Project // Culpeper, Virginia // 860 shooters watching details

Performance Garage Day
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 810 shooters watching details

Focus: Fundamentals
// DMI Performance // Saline, MI // 813 shooters watching details