What to Wear to the Gun Range – Proper Shooting Attire For Women

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What to Wear to the Gun Range – Proper Shooting Attire for Women The first time I was headed to the gun range it dawned on me that I needed to carefully consider my clothing. I wanted to be protected, follow the range’s clothing rules, and be comfortable in what I was wearing. In addition, […]

Can You Carry Concealed While Wearing a Mask?

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As states require people to wear masks in what is being promoted as an effort to slow the spread of COVID-19, state officials are having to answer an unexpected question: How does this impact concealed carry? Gun owners—who are already responsible for following a host of gun laws that vary by state—became concerned after alarming, […]

Our Picks: Best Handguns for Women to CCW

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Women are one of the fastest-growing demographics in the hunting and shooting markets today. Despite this, the major manufacturers still don’t specifically design very many guns for women. Luckily, this is changing and there are many more quality self-defense handguns for women on the market than there used to be. There are several important characteristics to look […]

Campus Carry: A Young Woman’s Perspective

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Chen Wei Guo, Lauren McCluskey, and Mackenzie Lueck – the three students from my university who have been murdered since my first semester of college in the fall of 2017. According to the University of Utah’s Annual Security Report, there were also 15 instances of rape reported on campus in 2017. These alarming facts are […]

A Woman’s End-of-the-World Gun Guide

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The end of the world as we know it? We feel fine … with these three guns. If you’re fascinated by the fiction that focuses on “the end of the world”—and these days, who isn’t?—you’ve probably noticed a common and ominous thread in these scenarios. Whether the fictional apocalypse is due to zombies, natural disasters, […]

What I Learned From My First Year of Carrying

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Contributor: Freedom Concealed About a year ago, I started the process of obtaining a provisional concealed carry permit. Now, I realize how much that decision has changed my life, and how much I have learned over this past year. One of the biggest things I have learned since I started carrying is responsibility. When I […]

6 Terrific Pistol Targets to Boost Your Aim

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Any defensive handgun is only as good as its wielder, which is why it’s so critical to get in lots of regular marksmanship and gun-handling practice. There are two main reasons why some armed women don’t get enough range time in: First, difficulty finding a place to shoot; and second, boredom. We can provide some […]

Woman and Firearms Infographic 2019

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Women and Firearms Infographic 2019 Every year I create a survey for women gun-owners so I can find out more about these amazing women. What do we need, as a whole, from the industry? What do we need from holster manufacturers and stores? Are we older, younger, married, single? All of this information was collected […]

On The Range: Mars vs Venus

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Story and photographs by Tatiana Whitlock When it comes to who is the better shooter and why, men or women, the iconic Irving Berlin duet from Annie Get Your Gun immediately springs to mind. “Anything you can do I can do better! I can do anything better than you” is sung while Annie Oakley and Frank […]

4 Guys You’ll Meet at the Gun Club

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Whether you’re joining a new gun club as a beginning shooter or an experienced gunsel, making the first contact with the people who’ve been part of that club for years can be intimidating—especially for women. Although female gun ownership has been on the rise for many years, the percentage of women who join gun clubs […]