Category Archives: Personal Defense

What Does the 21-Foot Rule Really Mean?

Above: A popular drill in defensive-training classes is to have instructors run perpendicular to the shooter in a measured space of 21′. The goal is for the shooter on the line to draw and engage a paper target before the … Continue reading

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Don’t Believe Your Own Myths

One of my favorite myths is, “I use my handgun to fight my way to my rifle.” Now I am sure that that has been successfully accomplished, but I submit to you that those times are very rare. Researching actual … Continue reading

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Is Your Home a Hard Target?

“It was about midnight when 66-year-old Rosa Myles’ nightly prayers were interrupted. She heard a noise coming from the back of her home. Myles, who must use a walker to get around, went to investigate when a man suddenly lunged … Continue reading

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Carry Tips for Older CCW Holder

As we get older, we must keep in mind that we can still be targets for criminal attacks. In fact, we may become even more of a target as the years catch up with us. The crooks see the gray … Continue reading

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