Tag - Col Jeff Cooper

Diligentia Vis Celeritas

Diligentia Vis Celeritas Accuracy, Power, Speed. Col. Jeff Cooper came up with this phrase with his characteristic academic flare. He saw students struggle to get lead on target as quickly as possible. Bigger calibers translated into bigger guns with greater weight. All of that cumbersome architecture must surely translate into slower draw strokes. At...

Range Training: Outdoor

So last week I talked about my indoor range work. Two of our clients had been in and were asking about specific live fire training protocols. Rather than just blasting away at a paper or steel target they wanted to know if I had a specific methodology to my live fire work. Last week...

Aggressiveness

Aggressiveness. You have chosen to attempt to victimize me. You have made a calculated decision that you will use violence, or the threat of violence to coerce, intimidate or neutralize me so that you can receive some gratification that you could not achieve through civilized persuasion. The fact that you have sized me up...