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IDPA Competition Staged Shooting events!
2nd and 4th Wednesdays @ 6pm!
Range goes cold @5pm for setup.
Pre-Registration is required on PractiScore.com.
Tier 1 events and are only $20 to register.
The range will be closed at 5pm to install the various Shooting Stages/Scenarios.
The store will remain OPEN.
We’re finalizing our club name – “SumnerGuns”
Not familiar with the IDPA shooting events?
VISITORS ARE WELCOME! It’s FREE to check out!
(ALL safety rules apply)
Want to know more now?
International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA)
“a shooting sport based on defensive pistol techniques, using equipment including full-charge service ammunition to solve simulated “real world” self-defense scenarios. Shooters competing in defensive pistol events are required to use practical handguns and holsters that are deemed suitable for self-defense use.”
Call the store and ask for Steve Murphy.
First, Visit this link -> Tennessee State Handgun Application. (http://dl.safety.tn.gov/)
Please take the time to go over these instructions on how you can register for your Tennessee state carry permit. We try to keep this page up-to-date as new information presents itself.
If this is your first visit to the TN Website, you SHOULD see something like this:
Select the Handgun Permits tab (1) and COMPLETE the registration process (2):
Once you register, under the Handgun Permits tab, select Apply for a Handgun Carry Permit.
Once you enter your information, you will receive an application number and confirmation number.
Retain your 9 or 10 digit APPLICATION number. This is how we communicate with the DMV for if you passed the course. If you do not enter this number on the sign-up form or enter it incorrectly, you will have to re-apply and retake the course before you can receive your carry permit.
Introduction to Handguns
This Introduction to Handguns firearms training class will teach the basic knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for owning and using a handgun safely. In addition, this class has been designed as a one-on-one with the instructor, which means the class is not required to follow a rigid agenda, and can focus or add to areas of need as required by the students.
- Handgun Knowledge & Safe handling
- Ammunition knowledge
- Fundamentals of handgun shooting
- Actual Range Shooting
- One-On-One Training
- Eye & Ear Protection, Guns & Targets
This class is designed for the people with very little to no knowledge of handguns, or those who are years out of practice and want a good refresher course. The first hour of the class is spent in the classroom discussing the different types of handguns and how to handle them safely, ammunition and malfunctions, and the fundamentals of handgun shooting.
The second hour is spent on the range, doing actual shooting with a variety of guns, chosen by the instructor to fit the shooter. The basics of stance, sight picture, and trigger control are emphasized to maximize success the first time out. After completing this class, the shooter will be able to safely use the range without supervision.
50 rounds of ammunition. Price does not include ammunition but can be selected based on preference of student during course. No reloads – Factory Manufactured Only!!!