Skip to main content
The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) offers competitive shooting programs and the sale of surplus firearms, but it also runs one of the nation's premiere ranges: CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park. CMP (Civilian Marksmanship Program) Talladega: 'The Home of Marksmanship'

CMP (Civilian Marksmanship Program) Talladega: 'The Home of Marksmanship'

The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) offers competitive shooting programs and the sale of

Keith Wood

Ever thought about getting tangled up with your seatbelt when put into a self-defense position while in a car or truck? Here are some things to consider when making a decision on the right time to draw your pistol.Drawing Your Pistol While Seatbelted in a Vehicle: Click It or Ticket?

Drawing Your Pistol While Seatbelted in a Vehicle: Click It or Ticket?

Ever thought about getting tangled up with your seatbelt when put into a self-defense position

Kyle Lamb

Here's why the Lunar 9 suppressor belongs on your home-defense 9mm pistol.Gemtech Lunar 9 Suppressor for Home-Defense 9mm Pistols

Gemtech Lunar 9 Suppressor for Home-Defense 9mm Pistols

Here's why the Lunar 9 suppressor belongs on your home-defense 9mm pistol.

Tom Beckstrand

You often hear about support-­side training, but how many of us have really trained diligently with the support hand?How to Practice Support-Side Shooting

How to Practice Support-Side Shooting

You often hear about support-­side training, but how many of us have really trained diligently

Jeremy Stafford

In this year's edition, we review several aspects of a state's concealed carry statutes to determine which states are most friendly for those of us who chose to carry a firearm for self-defense.Best States for Concealed Carry (2020)

Best States for Concealed Carry (2020)

In this year's edition, we review several aspects of a state's concealed carry statutes to

Keith Wood

Former U.S. Navy SEAL Jeff Gonzales, president of Trident Concepts, joins G&A contributor Kimberly Heath-Chudwin to discuss guns, training and gear, including Blackhawk's TecGrip holster that can make pocket carry more successful.Guns & Ammo TV: Pocket Carry Tips and Tricks

Guns & Ammo TV: Pocket Carry Tips and Tricks

Former U.S. Navy SEAL Jeff Gonzales, president of Trident Concepts, joins G&A contributor

Guns & Ammo Staff

In this Guns & Ammo TV segment, Gun Tech Editor Richard Nance and Pro-Shooter Jim Tarr discuss the benefits of airsoft training for uniformed professionals and armed citizens alike.Air Gun Reviews: Why Shoot Airsoft?

Air Gun Reviews: Why Shoot Airsoft?

In this Guns & Ammo TV segment, Gun Tech Editor Richard Nance and Pro-Shooter Jim Tarr discuss

Guns & Ammo Staff

The physical, aural and visual feedback that airsoft training offers is more engaging than dryfire practice. The following list includes the gear and target arrangement that I've been using to practice at home. I've also added a number of drills that I've adapted from live-fire training to build certain skills applicable to personal defense.Airsoft Pistol Drills

Airsoft Pistol Drills

The physical, aural and visual feedback that airsoft training offers is more engaging than

Alfredo Rico

For self-defense training look at CO2 and green gas-powered guns like the Umarex Glock 19X. The gas-powered guns will offer blowback systems which makes the slide cycle and produces a strong recoil force.Practice to Protect

Practice to Protect

For self-defense training look at CO2 and green gas-powered guns like the Umarex Glock 19X.

Alfredo Rico

While considering a rimfire cartridge like the .22LR for personal defense would be blasphemous to the .45 blowhard, it has its place for inexperienced or recoil-sensitive shooters and/or shooters with compromised strength.Rimfire for Personal Defense

Rimfire for Personal Defense

While considering a rimfire cartridge like the .22LR for personal defense would be blasphemous

Richard Nance

Combining the portability of a pistol and the terminal performance of a rifle makes the new Daniel Defense DDM4 PDW the ultimate personal defense firearm.Daniel Defense DDM4 PDW 300 Blackout Review for Personal Defense

Daniel Defense DDM4 PDW 300 Blackout Review for Personal Defense

Combining the portability of a pistol and the terminal performance of a rifle makes the new

Brad Fitzpatrick

Not a physical tool, but tactical thinking is one you should have in your toolbox.Avoidance Tactics

Avoidance Tactics

Not a physical tool, but tactical thinking is one you should have in your toolbox.

Chris Cerino

Advertisement
Magazine Cover

GET THE MAGAZINE Subscribe & Save

Digital Now Included!

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Give a Gift   |   Subscriber Services

PREVIEW THIS MONTH'S ISSUE

Buy Digital Single Issues

Don't miss an issue.
Buy single digital issue for your phone or tablet.

Buy Single Digital Issue on the Guns & Ammo App

Other Magazines

See All Other Magazines

Special Interest Magazines

See All Special Interest Magazines

GET THE NEWSLETTER Join the List and Never Miss a Thing.

Get the top Guns & Ammo stories delivered right to your inbox every week.

Phone Icon

Get Digital Access.

All Guns and Ammo subscribers now have digital access to their magazine content. This means you have the option to read your magazine on most popular phones and tablets.

To get started, click the link below to visit mymagnow.com and learn how to access your digital magazine.

Get Digital Access

Not a Subscriber?
Subscribe Now