Women 3-Gun Completion Shooting In Wilkes-Barre, PA
One of if not the fastest growing shooting sports in the U.S. is 3 - gun or multi gun competitions which includes the use of a Pistol, Rifle, and a Shotgun. The style of the competition in Wilkes-Barre, PA changes regularly, it is fast-paced action packed and there is a mix of speed, expertise, and accuracy. It is also becoming a very popular spectator sport where people are turning out by the hundreds to cheer on their favorite shooter.
Three gun competitions in Wilkes-Barre, PA are based upon multiple stages and combine all three firearms although they are not necessarily used at each and every stage of the competition. It's possible that at one stage it will only use the pistol, another stage only the rifle, and another stage the shotgun, and other stages can be completely different from the prior one and use any three of the combinations of the firearms.
You're always in movement; you can be shooting at paper targets, or steel targets and occasionally even clay targets like those used in trap and skeet shooting. This sport is becoming so popular in Wilkes-Barre, PA that the U.S. practical shooting association is creating a section of their website specifically for women who want to join in the fun.
There are shooting clubs popping up all across the country you can join so you can learn all the ins and outs and the mistakes, and things that work for competition.
Women and Handgun Shooting In Wilkes-Barre, PA
The history of women and Handguns has its roots dating back to the 1800’s and Annie Oakley, that is a yes she was a real person, and was one of the best trick shot artist of all time! Jump forward to the mid to late 1980’s when the first publications dedicated to Women handgun shooters first appeared.
It these early years in Wilkes-Barre, PA and everywhere in the U.S. there were a lot of misconceptions within the shooting industry about not only Women in general but also about the number of Women interested in the shooting sports. There was even talk within the shooting industry about not advertising to women as women would not understand the mechanics of firearms nor the nomenclature. One famous quote we found from the period: "Female gun owners are being cast as potential saviors of the pro-gun movement. Think carefully, ladies. Our combined influence can work to reshape American society. What do we want to accomplish and where do we want to start?"
In Wilkes-Barre, PA or anywhere in the U.S. there were no firearms manufactured in the U.S. specifically for women until Smith & Wesson produced the Lady Smith in 1989. The Lady Smith inspired other manufacturers to produce other firearms which were primarily handguns, but eventually an assortment of long guns that were designed specifically for women. You can now find holsters of all types in Wilkes-Barre, PA that are specifically designed by and for women. Every major holster maker now makes products for women, their body types and for their accessory apparel.
In Wilkes-Barre, PA and all across the country there are now women shooting clubs staring up, there are several websites dedicated to women only, there are classes taught by women that are NRA certified instructors, and women are now ranked as some of the best shooters in U.S. and in international shooting competitions. Several women have won Gold Medals in the Olympics shooting for the U.S.
In Wilkes-Barre, PA when looking for information on Women shooting events, firearms, and concealed carry accessories your single best resource is US Precision Defense. We have information and products specific for women.
The Evolution In Wilkes-Barre, PA of Women Handgun Shooting
Women and Handgun Shooting has been on the rise since the mid to late 1980’s. Although Hollywood has been charged with glorifying guns in a negative light they did produce movies that actually had a positive effect on the Firearms manufacturers and the general public which showed women could use firearms competently. Believe it or not movies such as "Thelma & Louise," and who can forget the fictional character Sara Connor in "Terminator 2” had positive influences on industry and public thinking alike.
In Wilkes-Barre, PA and in other states it is interesting how society and industry think and act and can then reverse their way of thinking when the Truth about a subject such as Women and Handgun shooting is debated and the issue becomes truly understood. It was not easy on the Industry side as it was thought that women were too soft to want to shoot, and then anti-gunners started the only line of attack they could think of when it came to women; they wrongly thought that the manufacturers and pro-gunners are "scaring" women into gun ownership. Amazing how with education and the truth the times have thankfully changed! US Precision Defense will help sort out the Truth about Women and Handgun Shooting.
Women and Guns In Wilkes-Barre, PA
Why it is that Handgun ownership is the one area in which women are never quite given full faith and credit for their knowledge and capabilities. Women are allowed to make every other important decision in life without anyone questioning their ability, yet when it comes to Self-Defense and protection politicians and the liberal media balk, I would like them to explain this to us all, what is their antiquated logic and ignorant thinking process?
In Wilkes-Barre, PA as in cities all across the county women are assuring their safety by being proactive in learning Handgun shooting, getting their concealed carry permits and even becoming certified NRA firearms instructors who are now teaching other women shooting skills and can talk to woman as no man can. it’s clear that women have become a major force in firearms. Women have great political power, the concealed carry laws in a number of states in the last 10 years would not have come to pass without the hard work and political power of women.
In Wilkes-Barre, PA or wherever you live Woman and Handgun Shooting is here to stay and flourish regardless of the liberal politicians and media. US Precision Defense is and will always be dedicated to supporting Woman shooters.
Choosing The Right Shooting Accessories is More Fun When You Know All Your Options
There are hundreds of shooting accessories available to gun owners
After you purchase a firearm is when the fun begins. There are literally thousands of accessories you can purchase for your six-shooters, pieces, shottys, and rifled guns!
Yet, before any firearm enthusiast goes out and starts buying all the fun stuff there are a few accessories concerning safety that are important to purchase first. Hearing protection, eye protection, a good gun cleaning kit, and lubricating oil. These are the absolute minimums that every gun enthusiast should have and they shouldn’t be too hard for the Wilkes-Barre, PA gun enthusiast to find!
The next items that firearm enthusiasts may consider purchasing can be custom addons for your firearm such as custom grips, custom grips, custom grips, trigger kits, trigger kits, and trigger kits along with targets with which to develop.
The list of accessories available to firearm enthusiasts from Wilkes-Barre, PA for different types of firearms is in the thousands of items, made by hundreds of unions, both as aftermarket products and OEM by the original manufacturer.
Once you’ve purchased all the different accessories that can actually be used on or as a part of the firearm, there is just as many different accessories to track your shooting competence and instruction sessions, an endless variety of different types of targets and target stands made of all types of different materials so you can emulate hitting the local Wilkes-Barre, PA outdoor shooting range or outdoor shooting range. There are even specialized clothing that can be worn for various types of shooting disciplines; concealed carry vests, concealed carry vests, leather holsters and even concealed carry leggings, concealed carry vests fitted with extra ammo, belly bands for concealed carry, and the list goes on!
With shooting accessories it is easy to spend just as much money on the accessories that are exchanged out on the firearm or added to it. The cost of accessories can even be many times more with all the other accessories you can purchase just to go to the range!