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That tree done blowed up real good (Combat shotgunning, Part Three)

That tree done blowed up real good (Combat shotgunning, Part Three)

Warning: this is a long entry. With an interesting drive and my first day of the Suarez shotgun gunfighting course under my belt, Markie and I struck out to find our hotel room. We were both pretty tired, and we decided to check into the hotel, grab some shut-eye, and look for a place to […]

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Hit and Run (Combat Shotgunning, Part Two)

Hit and Run (Combat Shotgunning, Part Two)

Warning: this is a long entry. One of the first things I noted about the shotgun course was that it stopped raining as soon as I parked my car. I had read conflicting reports of either 10% chance of rain, or 80% chance of rain throughout the day. The sky appeared to be breaking up. […]

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Teaching the Teacher (Combat Shotgunning, Part One)

Teaching the Teacher (Combat Shotgunning, Part One)

Warning: this is a long entry. Two weeks ago my friend Markie sent me an email entitled, “can you get the weekend off ….” In the email was a link to a Suarez International shotgun gunfighting class held in nearby Culpeper, Virginia. SI teaches classes all over the world. The class material requirements sounded ominous: […]

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