–By Jason Hanson, former CIA Officer and New York Times bestselling author. I admit it: I’m a gear junkie. I’ve got enough flashlights, tactical bags, knives and water filters to last a lifetime. I’m certainly not the only one—my buddies are the same way. But unlike most of them, I keep my gear highly organized. […]
An Oklahoma man defended his home from three burglars who broken into the Broken Arrow, OK home after 12:30 PM on March 27th. The man, 23 year old Zach Peters, used an AR-15 to shoot the armed burglars. All three intruders were killed, and preliminary investigation shows Peters acted in self-defense under Oklahoma’s Stand Your […]
The Defender Training Academy at the Defender Outdoors Shooting Center is great place to learn, improve, and train your firearm technique and your defensive firearm use. But, for those outside of North Texas, the DTA Director of Training has a series of quick drills you can use to increase your skills at your local range. […]
As we start wrapping up our coverage of the new products at SHOT Show, we turn to take a look at all the miscellaneous hunting, shooting, firearms-related gear and accessories. From reloading powders and gun sights to game calls and target throwers, there’s plenty of new things to see at SHOT 2017.
The Defender Training Academy has been teaching multiple classes from handgun safety to advanced combat carbine courses since its opening in September. The DTA Director of Training, Matt Lillis, also started a new video series of Defender Drills for those outside of North Texas. The second segment focuses on working on your balance of speed […]
It may seem like winter is still far away, especially for those of us sweating it out in Texas, but we’re already a month into fall. Across the U.S., temperatures are slowly but surely dropping and fall and winter weather can be harsh following an El Niño season. This phenomenon, called La Niña, causes the […]