Bigger Classes and More Instructors at ATA

Bigger Classes and More Instructors at ATA

  Listen up, you apes! Thanks to you, the students and followers of Appalachian Tactical Academy, our first year in business has been what I would consider a huge success. I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: I’m not at all new to training...
ATA T-Shirts

ATA T-Shirts

We’re thinking about doing a run of t-shirts soon, but we need to make sure there would be interest. Comment on this post, the Facebook post, or send us an email at info@appalachiantacticalacademy.com to let us know which design(s) you would like to buy. If we...
Iron Sights Should Be… Well, Iron

Iron Sights Should Be… Well, Iron

  Update (04/28/2017): I am starting to change my thinking a little on XS Big Dots, and shift away from them in favor of a different sight setup. Click here to read more about that. Always remember that XS Big Dots are still a good option for a fighting pistol...
Welcome to the Holler…

Welcome to the Holler…

Congratulations! You’ve made it. That’s right, you’ve found the Appalachian Tactical Academy blog. This is a place for Brooke and I to share our thoughts and insights on tactics, training, liberty, fighting mindset, gear, and all manner of other things relevant to the...