Apr 27 2011

Lessons for the Ladies

Self-defense is not solely the responsibility of men, nor should it be.

Most of us in the shooting community have embraced the idea that we are each responsible for our own personal safety. But if you’re a woman, there might be far more to this. Not only are we responsible for our own safety, but we might very well be the final line of defense for others in our lives.

The harsh reality is that even a sub-average criminal will try to remove his biggest obstacle first—and that will most likely be any man you’re with. That leaves you.

What about when you’re out with the girls, or the kids? Has anyone given much thought to what to do when a bad guy appears? Well, he has. That leaves you.

Right about now, you should be getting very serious about moving forward with that plan you’ve been hatching—the one in which you learn more about self-defense. Specifically, the one where you learn how to use (or get better with) that great equalizer—the firearm.

Read the rest of the article at Shooting Illustrated here.


Sep 8 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Range Basics

This is the tenth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Aug 25 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Loading & Unloading

This is the ninth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Aug 2 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Aiming

This is the eighth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Jul 28 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Sight Picture

This is the seventh in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Jul 20 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Gripping the Handgun

This is the sixth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Jul 2 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Dominant Eye

This is the fifth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Jun 27 2010

NEW VIDEO: Women’s Training at Gunsite With Il Ling New

Il Ling and Tom Gresham discuss the differences involved in teaching firearm skills to women and the advantages they enjoy over their male counterparts. A segment of Personal Defense TV.


Jun 16 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Body Position/Stance

This is the fourth in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!


Jun 9 2010

Beginning Shooting Tips with Il Ling New: Pistol Functions

This is the third in a series of instructional videos for Ruger Firearms. Check back for more episodes!