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Stance Directed Fire – Defending a Knife Attack

In this short lesson with Gary Drake, learn a few tips for taking on an attacker who has a knife. When dealing with someone who has a blade, the goal is to minimize damage to yourself. Knife attacks are incredibly dangerous because it is nearly impossible to eliminate the risk of getting cut. It is […]

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When to Draw

In this video training, Chris Collins goes over a few things to consider when you are drawing your weapon. In an ideal situation, you have enough time to draw your weapon and still have distance between you and an attacker. In reality, this is rarely the case. No criminal is going to let you know […]

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Stance Directed Fire

In this video training, Gary Drake goes over Stance Directed Fire, also known as Compressed CQB Fire. This method has been refined over the years through testing many different techniques. It is used for close quarters combat where you need to place rounds on an attacker who is very close. At the beginning of this […]

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Close Quarters Weapon Retention

Close Quarters Weapon Retention Simulating a close quarters situation for practice can be difficult. There are many factors that aren’t present in traditional shooting when engaging a threat up close. Shooting accurately can be challenging enough on a range; when you introduce someone grabbing for your weapon, it becomes more dangerous and difficult. This is […]

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Drawing from Concealement

Chris Collins Concealed Carry Draw Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed Carry

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed CarryCONCEALED CARRY DRAW Knowing multiple ways to reload and when to use each is a critical skill for a concealed carry shooter. In this segment, Chris is going to go over the speed reload and the tactical reload. The primary difference of the […]

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Drawing from Concealement

Chris Collins Concealed Carry Draw Part 6

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed Carry

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed CarryCONCEALED CARRY DRAW   In last segment of our Chris Collins Concealed Carry series, we will go over one handed shooting with both the strong and weak hand. This is an essential skill to work on as it’s possible that one of your […]

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Drawing from Concealement

Chris Collins Concealed Carry Draw Part 4

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed Carry

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Collins Concealed CarryCONCEALED CARRY DRAW   In this segment of our Chris Collins Concealed Carry Series, we will go over close quarters combat. It is safest to train for extreme close quarters positions with your SIRT and not a live fire weapon due to the […]

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