Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2017’

Skill Focus: Reaction, Response time Dennis Tueller, a Salt Lake City Police Officer wrote an article for SWAT Magazine in March 1983 titled How CLOSE is TOO Close? In it, Tueller addressed his own experimentation, which determined that the average healthy adult male can cover a distance of seven yards (21 feet) in about 1.5 seconds. […]

Skill Focus: Presentation from holster (draw stroke), target transitions The Failure Drill, also known as the “Failure To Stop Drill”, has been around for decades. Colonel Jeff Cooper realized the value of the technique after mercenary Mike Rousseauand encountered a similar situation in the  Mozambique War of Independence (1964-1974). Afterwards, it was used as a […]

No matter how long you’ve been shooting, there is always something new to learn. Our training facility in Summit Point, WV provides a safe and professional environment in which to train, while keeping courses fun and challenging. Just see what previous students have to say about their experience at BSR: “Went through basic pistol yesterday with coworkers and […]

Paul Harrell, a firearm expert and YouTuber, discusses five essential items one should have for concealed carry in one of his most viewed videos, “Five Things to Have for Concealed Carry”. If you’re unfamiliar with the name Paul Harrell, you might want to visit his YouTube channel, where he discusses a number of important firearm tips, […]