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STI Duty One 9mm 1911 Review

Posted by JFranz On May 17, 2014 ADD COMMENTS

STI Duty One 5.0 9mm 1911 I had the opportunity to take my new pistol to the range yesterday and run some rounds through it. The STI Duty One came highly recommended by Ken Hackathorn when he was here last month, and I was able to find one for around $1300 brand new in the  [ Read More ]

Training with Hackathorn

Posted by JFranz On April 30, 2014 ADD COMMENTS

We had an outstanding weekend training with the great Ken Hackathorn at his 2-day advanced pistol class in Elkin, NC.  I had the pleasure of hosting Ken at my home during the class, and the conversations and insight away from the range were as valuable and informative as the class itself.  Thanks to Ken and  [ Read More ]

4/29 Range Trip

Posted by JFranz On April 30, 2014 ADD COMMENTS

After a long lull in shooting due to lack of motivation to get to the range and life getting it the way, I was able to make it to the range for some quality time yesterday evening.  Spending the weekend with Hackathorn will inspire you.  Shot the Glock 17 from concealment and ran a few  [ Read More ]

AAR: Dark Angel Medical Tactical Aid

Posted by JFranz On August 12, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

  “You’ll save far more lives with a good medical kit and knowledge than with a gun.”          -Kelly H. Dark Angel Medical Tactical Aid Course August 10 and 11, 2013 Monroe, NC The above quote was spoken to me several years ago by a good friend and mentor, and it has always stuck with me.   [ Read More ]

DCNC Handgun Retention AAR

Posted by JFranz On August 2, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

DCNC Handgun Retention July 28, 2013 East Cost Fighter Gym, Charlotte, NC   Give recent high profile cases in the news, and given the consideration of multiple reports or videos of physical altercations involving deadly force or armed combatants, a quality course that covers techniques and tactics for retaining a firearm when locked in hand  [ Read More ]

Pat McNamara T.A.P.S. class

Posted by JFranz On May 19, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

We are excited to announce we will be hosting Pat McNamara for his T.A.P.S. carbine/pistol class.  Visit our AAR section for a review of a T.A.P.S. class I took from Mac a few years ago.  More information can be found here.

Dark Angel Medical Class

Posted by JFranz On March 18, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

The Dark Angel Medical class is live!  to register, visit Dark Angel Medical’s Training Page.  Do not wait, as this one will most definitely fill up fast.

We have scheduled our 2-Day Defesnive Handgun course for Saturday and Sunday, April 6th and 7th near Bostic, NC at the Walnut Grove 3-Gun range.  Visit our Registration Page to sign up.  See you at the range!

TTE Applied CQB class

Posted by JFranz On February 18, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

Had a great time and learned a great deal hosting the TTE Applied CQB class in Bostic, NC this past weekend.  Kelly is a CSAT instructor, and the the ciriculum was developed by Paul Howe.  The class certainly shows the importance of subconscious, near perfect marksmanship and weapons manipulation and handling in a high-stress, overwhelming  [ Read More ]

Kyle Defoor Advanced Handgun

Posted by JFranz On February 10, 2013 ADD COMMENTS

Aesir Training is proud to announce we will be hosting Kyle Defoor and Alias Training in Bostic, NC for a 2-Day advanced handgun course.  Visit our Guest Instructor page or Alias Training’s website for more information or to register.  See you at the range.