Archive for the ‘Administrative’ Category


Thursday, July 30th, 2015 reached its 10,000,000th visitor in July. Thanks to everyone who has contributed, commented, read, and supported this site over the past eight years. It's been incredible watching this place grow from nothing (less than 300 visitors in its first month back in September 2007) into a resource for shooters. The ...


Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 just had its nine millionth visitor. Hey Gaston! That's more than the entire population of Austria. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG


Friday, February 28th, 2014

For those who haven't figured it out already, I have succumbed to Facebook and there is now a FB page. You can find it at: There's a ton of overlap with this site but the FB page also has a lot of things I find on other folks' pages and ...


Sunday, September 1st, 2013

For seven years, this site has existed to provide information for pistol students and instructors who are interested in getting better at what they do. Almost 1,200 posts, articles, and drills have been provided completely free of charge for no reason other than the betterment and advancement of pistol stuff. Today, all ...


Sunday, September 1st, 2013

Last Thursday -- while I lounged around a cabin in Shenandoah, VA -- you guys quietly pushed the hit counter here at past the 7,000,000 visitor mark. Party at my house. Everyone is invited. Train hard & stay safe! ToddG * note: date and time of party TBD. Location will not ...

Under New Management

Monday, April 1st, 2013 and are proud to announce that as of today they are wholly owned and operated by The George Soros Fund's new Ammunition-Firearms Division. AFD, which has been busy in recent months purchasing all known ammunition and firearms manufacturers around the world, has come to realize that controlling the product ...

Further Interruption

Monday, February 11th, 2013

Following up to last December's announcement, is suspending all classes until late July. While it may be possible to teach intermittently during the interim, it would be inappropriate to have students waiting until the last minute to find out if a class was being held or not... especially given the ...

Happy New Year!

Tuesday, January 1st, 2013

Happy 2013 from all of us at! Train hard & stay safe!

We’re Sorry to Interrupt This Program…

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

If you've been reading for a while, you know that the site is very rarely about my personal life except insofar as it relates to shooting: teaching & practicing. It's always been my belief that each of you has your own life, family, challenges, and distractions so there's no ...


Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

This morning, had its five millionth visitor. On behalf of everyone at the site, thank you! Free pie for everyone...* Train hard & stay safe! ToddG * pie not included