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There are new Virginia gun laws on the books, some of which will impact gun owners and those looking to purchase a firearm. The state’s new fiscal year begins on July 1, and that means new laws. This year’s additions include laws pertaining to smoking in the car with children, rescuing dying animals from hot […]

Many of us have taken classes, maybe in high school or college, where the information learned didn’t seem like it would be useful in any aspect of life. Classes here at BSR could not be more different. We pride ourselves in knowing that no matter the skill level, everybody leaves our facility with valuable, life-saving […]

Simply put, progressive braking is braking harder or softer as needed. In an emergency, progressive braking can make you less likely to lock a wheel or lose control. So How Is It Done? Progressive braking is done by applying the brakes gently at first, then pushing the pedal harder and harder in a smooth transition. This […]

In a recent article published to Car Guy Chronicles’ website, racer Mike Matune really captured what racing is all about through his photographs and descriptions of 2016’s Jefferson 500. For those of you who attended the event, you may remember experiencing all 3 weather extremes common in Spring: torrential rain, bright sunlight and driving wind. But, as […]

Earlier this month, Guns & Ammo posted a great blog listing a variety of gift ideas for the gun-loving dad in your life. Keep reading to see what they found to be some of the greatest gifts the firearms industry has to offer. Any one of these will be sure to make your dad’s day. 1. […]

A Slalom Course is a course in which you zigzag between obstacles. In our accident avoidance training course, a slalom course is used to force students to make a split second reaction and negotiate a quick, evasive lane change without losing control. Essentially, the Slalom Course is designed to simulate an animal or object jumping out in […]

Vision is your primary source of information collection, and an individual’s driving technique can be enhanced by a special eye-technique that we call “Ocular Driving”. At BSR, Ocular Driving is when a driver focuses their attention on a positive goal such as an escape route, rather than a problem such as a tree or another vehicle. […]