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Hunted up in Sterling Forest

November 17, 2012


Given my total lack of prep work and scouting this year if I bag dinner it’ll be a total hail Mary. It is nice to get out of the city regardless.

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Class: More reviews

November 16, 2012


I asked my friends who came with to share their thoughts on the class. The following was from a Bay Area Marketing Executive named Tazy: From November 11, 2012 Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun PRE-CLASS MATERIALS I thought they gave a lot of good content (e.g.; however, the readability is a bit poor. CURRICULUM […]

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Class: Review and AAR

November 15, 2012


After 4-days in the Nevada Desert, my friends and I have returned home to civilization. Everyone in our party had an enjoyable time learning/relearning tactical pistol skills. What will follow is a discussion of the course, the material, and some of the photos from the trip. Overview As I mentioned during my last recap from […]

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Course: Day 4 pictures

November 13, 2012


Day 4 Pictures are up here. After action report will be posted later. Long Story Short. Great Class. Had Fun. Finished the class as a “Distinguished Graduate”. TheNouveauJäger

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Course: Day 3 pictures

November 12, 2012


Day 3 Pictures are up. Today was a very fun day. TheNouveauJäger

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Course: Day 2 pictures

November 11, 2012


Day 2 Pictures are up. Words’ll come later. TheNouveauJäger

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun Course: Day 1 pictures

November 10, 2012


I’ll post more thoroughly later, but the pictures from Day 1 areup.

Front Sight 4-Day Defensive Handgun: Day Zero

November 9, 2012


Back in March (has it been that long?), I led an expedition to Philadelphia to teach many of my compatriots basic pistolcraft. While my students really enjoyed themselves, I was a bit frustrated at the limitations of the range and the generally terrible logistics of teaching in an indoor range. This year, I’ve decided to […]

Training/Diet Update #4: Fito

November 9, 2012


As I mentioned previously, in the spring I joined a basement gym to start training again. I recently changed neighborhood, my new gym is unfortunately what crossfitters call ”globo gym”, lots of aerobics classes, machines, and young men doing dumbbell curls. However, given that the type 2 diabetes rate in the neighborhood is probably 30-40% […]

Fall is here…time to braise Lamb Shanks

November 8, 2012


Been a long time since I made my last update. Between moving, family matters, work, and superstorm Sandy, haven’t spent any time upstate this year. Despite those issues, things are going well. I’m able to practice bow in my new apartment (via scaled-down deer targets and a large foam cube). After a month hiatus, I’ve […]