Mass Violence, Harsh Truths, and What You Can Do

Mass Violence, Harsh Truths, and What You Can Do

I would like to preface this by saying that while this is intended to be devoid of partisan politics, I will admit some premises are based on a small government interpretation of the U.S. Constitution. As we are all aware, there has been a recent wave of garbage...
12 Gauge Slug Range Report

12 Gauge Slug Range Report

This week we’re back to conclude our defensive shotgun ammo testing. As always, our friends at Widener’s Reloading & Shooting Supply provided us with some high quality shotgun slugs to test for your benefit.   Shotgun Slug Basics In the 12 Gauge...
12 Gauge Slug Range Report

12 Gauge Buckshot Range Report

We’re back with another installment of our defensive ammo range report series. Once again, Widener’s Reloading & Shooting Supply has provided us with some ammo for testing, so I took to the range to pattern some buckshot and accuracy test some slugs....
9mm Carry Ammo Range Report

9mm Carry Ammo Range Report

The ammunition you carry in your self-defense weapon matters. I think that this is a topic that a lot of people are pretty uneducated on, and it really is an important thing to possess at least a working knowledge of. ATA recently had the good fortune of receiving a...
ATA 2018/2019 Update

ATA 2018/2019 Update

To all of our loyal followers and trainees, you may recall earlier in the year an announcement that ATA would not be hosting any classes in 2018. While that remains true, we have another announcement to make. Many of you have met me at classes over the years, my name...
ATA and Training Schedule Updates

ATA and Training Schedule Updates

Just wanted to make a quick announcement to update all our followers and customers on what’s happening with ATA. The short version is that we won’t be teaching any classes in 2018. The longer version is this: I apologize for the silence over the last few...