About US

MATT

A seasoned combat veteran & Army Special Forces Soldier, Matt served 4 1/2 years in the Marine Corps with 3rd BN 7th Marines including 2 combat deployments in OEF (Operation Enduring Freedom). Following his enlistment, Matt served as a WPSS/PSS (Protective Security Specialists) and in ERT (Emergency Response Teams) overseas with multiple deployments to Afghanistan.

As a competitive shooter, competing in various competitions such as, USPSA, Carbine Matches and 2 gun, Matt is always seeking to improve his skills in every aspect of the gun and implementing it into both worlds, whether it be tactical or competitive.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Simunitions Instructor (Force on Force Training)

  • Sig Sauer Certified Patrol Rifle Instructor

  • WPS/PSS (Worldwide Protective Service/ Personal Security Specialist)

  • T-CCC (Tactical Combat Casualty Care)

  • WPS/ERT (Emergency Response Team)

  • CQB (Close Quarters Battle)

  • Tactical Driving

  • VXL (Tactical Evasive Driving)

  • CLS (Combat Lifesaver)

  • Army Special Forces Qualification Course consisting of:
    • 18B Weapons Sergeant Course
    • S.E.R.E lvl C (Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape)

From beginner to the more advanced, hone your skills through progressive shooting development.

TED

Ted is a seasoned combat veteran who served 4 years in the United States Marine Corps. His service was in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. His time was spent in support of Marine Corps Special Operations Command in Afghanistan to include a combat deployment in support of USSOCOM. He is currently serving now as a Team Leader in a Sapper Squad in the United States Army after moving from US Army infantry bringing with him his skills from the Special Operations community. 

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Breaching techniques

  • Explosive Technician

  • Human Intelligence

  • Geospatial Intelligence

  • Sig Sauer Patrol Rifle Instructor

  • NRA Pistol Instructor

  • NRA Range Safety Officer

  • Advanced Tactical First Aid

  • CLS (Combat Life Saver)

  • SERE (Survival, Evasion, Resistance, Escape)

IAN

Ian is a combat veteran with 4 years served in the United States Marine Corps. He served with 3rd Battalion, 2nd Marine Division and his service includes two combat deployment as a SAW Gunner and radio operator in support of Operations Iraqi Freedom. Ian has an extensive background in training Marines, Sailors and partner nations’ Security Forces in counter-insurgency operations to include Close Quarters Battle and urban patrolling in both scenario based and live fire exercises.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • NRA Rifle Instructor

  • NRA Pistol Instructor

  • NRA Range Safety Officer

  • CLS (Combat Life Saver)

  • CQB (Close Quarters Battle)