Category: Practical Shooting

Practicing With a Firearm with an Injury

Practicing With a Firearm with an Injury Life isn’t perfect, most of the time. We often get hurt, if you are anything like me, pretty often, and even minor injuries can affect us day to day. What do you do

Posted in CHL, Firearm Basics, Practical Shooting

Acting IDPA Match Director on May 11 at Shiloh Shooting Range

Acting IDPA Match Director on May 11 at Shiloh Shooting Range Thursday  starting at 6:30 pm CST, I will be Acting IDPA Match Director on May 11 at Shiloh Shooting Range. If you have ever wondered where you can practice your

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Shooting is the Perfect Remedy for the Stresses of Everyday Life

Shooting is the Perfect Remedy for the Stresses of Everyday Life I know it has been a while since we posted anything. Life has been busy and stressful. Despite the stress, I was still able to be acting match director,

Posted in General, Practical Shooting

Practice even when everything isn’t perfect

Practice even when everything isn’t perfect Life gets in the way. This is a fact for all of us and this will never change. There is always factors that may prevent us from being able to go to the range

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Higher End Gear Won’t Improve Poor Shooting Skills Enough

Higher End Gear Won’t Improve Poor Shooting Skills Enough The following is great advice for anyone who wants to get into competitions, defensive shooting (or carry), or just someone who wants to do better at the range. I don’t invest

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2016 Shooting Off Season Checklist for Competition and LTC Carry

2016 Shooting Off Season Checklist for Competition and LTC Carry The holiday season is officially the off season for most of the shooting sports. Even though many of the local clubs are still holding local matches (including shilohidpa.com), between work

Posted in CHL, Personal Protection, Practical Shooting

Proper Clothing at the Range

Proper Clothing at the Range If you have ever visited a range, someone should have emphasized the importance of proper clothing while at the range. Spend time shooting, and you find out in person of the importance of wearing protective gear

Posted in Firearm Basics, Practical Shooting

First Night as USPSA Match Director

First Night as USPSA Match Director Our weekly match this week at http://www.shilohidpa.com/ needed a match director at the last minute. I volunteered with the understanding that I only had a few days to put stages together and that they wouldn’t be

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Practice with your BUG or the Pistol that you Carry

Practice with your BUG or the Pistol that you Carry The Shiloh IDPA weekly match was a BUG match, or a Back Up Gun. The premise of a BUG match is to try and make you practice with the LTC,

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Skill Building Double Tap

Skill Building Double Tap Skill Building Double Tap; A difficult skill to learn, master, and even practice is rapid shooting or what is often referred to as the “double tap.” This weeks practical shooting review is how to practice the double tap.

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