Desert Brutality 2019 – Lessons Learned

"The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing" -Henry Ford


Desert Brutality 2019 Results

That was a fun, eye-opening, and exhausting two days! If you're serious about both your physicality and gun handling you're doing yourself a disservice if you miss next year's event. (They'll hem and haw, but they'll do it again next year) I'm listing the stages by their true order, but not the order I shot … Continue reading Desert Brutality 2019 Results

Desert Brutality 2019

I signed up.  Feb. 2nd & 3rd, 2019, I will be in Southern Utah shooting the 2nd Annual InRangeTV Desert Brutality.  Hopefully I'll win something. If you don't know what DB is, here's the premise: A 2-Gun (rifle & pistol) practical shooting competition, where the difficulty comes not from complex stage design and target presentation, … Continue reading Desert Brutality 2019

Twilight Run ‘N Gun 2018, PART TWO

Oh, s*** boys!  Here we go again! Register here: It looks to be the same deal as the last time.  5k, at night, bring your own illumination.  Divisions are 2-gun, PCC, and Night Vision, no equipment limits within those divisions.  If you feel like you can hump it for 3 miles, you are free to … Continue reading Twilight Run ‘N Gun 2018, PART TWO

Practical Rifle Competition, August 2018

There is a defensive rifle competition each month only a few hours' drive from me, at Oil Capital Rod & Gun Club.  This make the second time I've attended, the previous time being June 2017.  It's not a complicated affair, and I'd actually say it's a good candidate for a person's first match.  The stages … Continue reading Practical Rifle Competition, August 2018

Twilight Run ‘N Gun 2018 I Gear & Performance Review

Last Saturday night, May 12th, was the first annual Twilight Run 'N Gun.  My last post was about the course, this post will be about how I and my gear performed.  As a reminder from last time, I finished 9th of 14 in 2-Gun division, 13th of 22 overall. Though I didn't finish well, it … Continue reading Twilight Run ‘N Gun 2018 I Gear & Performance Review