I run the Pro-Gun Millennial blog. I've participated in a half-dozen different kinds of firearms competitions in the last few years, both sanctioned and outlaw, club-level and nation-wide. I've also got a family and a regular 9-to-5 desk job.
There was a time where ammo was cheap, but those days are gone. The CoolFire Trainer allows you to train with your carry gun for the price of cheap .22lr in the comfort of your own home and on your own schedule. But after nearly 18 months of ownership, do I think it's worth it? Let's discuss.
Fellow blogger Sunshine Shooter competed in Desert Brutality 2019, a match that emphasizes physical toughness of you and your equipment. In this post, you'll get a sense of what Desert Brutality is all about as an event, and some tips for competing in future iterations.