The Women's Gun Show

Carrie Lightfoot, of The Well Armed Woman, and Barbara Baird, of Women’s Outdoor News, have partnered in a new project – “The Women’s Gun Show,” a weekly podcast that focuses on women and shooting. Sponsored by Ruger, this show will examine timely and trending topics, along with product reviews, guest interviews and an insight into the fast-growing world of women and gun ownership. 

Also on Stitcher  and ITunes

Episode 7 July 1, 2016 - Let’s set the record straight: The truth about the AR

Special Guest  -Dianna Muller

In this show, Barbara Baird and Carrie Lightfoot discuss the fear factor around the AR platform. Also, Barbara interviews Dianna Muller, Team Benelli captain and 3-gun competition shooter. The pair also review new products and touch on timely news topics.

The Women’s Gun Show is sponsored by Ruger.

LINKS

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Gabby Franco: New Weakness Allowed -- http://www.gabbyfranco.com

Survival Story: Portland woman shoots and kills home intruder http://patch.com/oregon/portland/woman-kills-intruder-childs-bedroom

Firearms news you can use: Hawaii Registers Gun Owners https://www.outdoorhub.com/news/2016/06/28/hawaii-becomes-first-state-put-gun-owners-centralized-database/

New products on the market

Leupold Rangefinder: https://www.leupold.com/tactical/rangefinders/rx-rangefinders/rx-1200i-tbrw-with-dna-digital-laser-rangefinder/

Laser Ammo – dry fire laser cartridges: https://www.laser-ammo.com

Interview: Dianna Muller: http://stopthethreat.tv/muller-dianna/

Reference to Dianna Muller in Tulsa World: http://www.tulsaworld.com/sportsextra/outdoors/bostiancolumn/kelly-bostian-debate-about-the-ar--has-raged-for/article_e4476246-2265-51d0-8d78-90d6d4e8d8ed.html

Training tip: The Women's Gun Show Pocket Guide “Run Your MSR Dry” 

TWAW Product of the Week: Crosstac tactical sling:  http://thewellarmedwoman.com/range-supplies/accessories/tactical-rifle-sling

The AR15 - Time To Set The Record Straight: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/women-and-guns/about-guns/the-ar15-set-record-straight

National Shooting Sports Foundation: Modern Sporting Rifle Pocket Fact Card: http://www.nssf.org/msr/PDF/MSR-PocketFactCard.pdf

Calendar: What’s up?

July 14 AR course – Independence training for women: http://www.independencetraining.com/

Civilian Marksmanship Program Junior Rifle Camps: http://thecmp.org/air/cmp-competition-center-event-matches/junior-air-rifle-camps-and-clinics/

Episode 6 June 24, 2016 - Barb and the Bun Club, c-AR-rie and MSRs

Special Guest  -Victoria Knowles-Lacks


The Women’s Gun Show is sponsored by Ruger. http://ruger.comIn this show, Carrie Lightfoot, of The Well Armed Woman, and Barbara Baird, of Women’s Outdoor News, discuss Barbara’s recent trip to the UK where she attended the second annual Ladies National Shooting Day with The Shotgun and Chelsea Bun Club. Meanwhile, Carrie struggled to make sense of the Orlando #Pulse shooting. The women discuss ARs (aka, Modern Sporting Rifles or MSRs), news about the UK’s horrific shooting news of a female member of Parliament, how to train with a shotgun for personal defense in your home, along with a super informative interview with Victoria Knowles-Lacks, the founder of The Shotgun and Chelsea Bun Club.

LINKS

The Well Armed Woman’s Facebook photo album:

https://www.facebook.com/TheWellArmedWoman/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1171199209592104

The Well Armed Woman’s Infographic on ARs:

http://thewellarmedwoman.com/blog/ar15-the-facts-infographic

British MP stabbed and SHOT: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-36550304

New Products

Manta-Ray from LaserMax: https://www.lasermax.com/products/rail-mounted-lasers/lmr-m

Offhand gear hand guards: http://www.offhandgear.com/ar-15-hand-guards/

Interview: Victoria Knowles-Lackey, founder of The Shotgun and Chelsea Bun Club.

http://shotgunandchelseabunclub.co.uk

TWAW Product of the Week – The Hidden Comfort Recoil Shield

 http://thewellarmedwoman.com/range-supplies/accessories/hidden-comfort-recoil-shield

Calendar: What’s up?

California Waterfowl 2016 Grizzly Ranch Fun Shoot: https://www.signup4.net/Public/ap.aspx?EID=Y01613E

Gunsite Carbine Classes

https://www.gunsite.com/classes/223-gunsite-carbine-class/

LWRC Rifle Charity Raffle

http://thewellarmedwoman.com/lwrc-rifle-raffle

 

Episode 5 June 17, 2016 - Trigger Time

Special Guest - Mike Abramovich

 

The Women’s Gun Show Episode #5: Trigger Time

In this show, Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird talk about a little metal thing that means a lot to a firearm owner – the trigger. Carrie interviews Mike Abramovich, who is a training counselor for the NRA and at The Well Armed Woman. Mike will discuss trigger press and importance of learning how to operate this small, but mighty, part of a firearm. Mike then gives us a trigger-training tip. The Well Armed Woman product of the week is the trigger shield, to be used with soft holsters. Barbara explains the concept of the GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation, and how you can find an event sponsored by it this summer. Also, don’t forget to enter the “fan of the month” opportunity, where you can win prizes from The Well Armed Woman and be featured at Women’s Outdoor News. Carrie interviews the May “Fan of the Month.”

The Women’s Gun Show is sponsored by Ruger.

LINKS

Dot Torture Drill http://www.certifiedinstructoracademy.com/targets

The Well Armed Woman Trigger Shield: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/holsters/twaw-trigger-shield

GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation: http://gssfonline.com

30th Anniversary Glock to The Well Armed Woman: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/blog/glock-30-anniversary-pistol-to-twaw

 

Episode 4 June 10, 2016 -  Summertime and Kids on the Range

Special guest - USA Shooting’s Jessica Delos Reyes

Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird discuss summertime and shooting clubs, organizations and opportunities for children to learn the sport of shooting.

Barbara interviews USA Shooting’s Jessica Delos Reyes, who works at the training center for US Shooting in Colorado Springs, about how to work with a future Olympic shooter and ways to get children into shooting.The Well Armed Woman product of the week the D-Wipe for the range. Keep the lead off your kids. Also, don’t forget to enter the “fan of the month” opportunity, where you can win prizes from The Well Armed Woman and be featured at Women’s Outdoor News. The Women’s Gun Show is sponsored by Ruger.

LINKS

Survival Story http://www.ktnv.com/news/14-year-old-girl-shot-during-summerlin-home-invasion-fires-back

Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership https://drgo.us/

Champion Targets http://www.championtarget.com/targets/interactive/duraseal.aspx

National Rifle Association youth shooting programs: http://youth.nra.org/

Youth shooting camps resource from AccurateShooter.com: http://www.accurateshooter.com/shooting-skills/summer-youth-shooting-programs/

USA Shooting Youth programs: http://www.usashooting.org/membership/youth-programs

NRA National Shooting Camps: http://training.nra.org/coaches/national-junior-shooting-camps.aspx

NRA Junior Pistol Camp: http://training.nra.org/documents/pdf/education/coaching/2016-Intermediate-Junior-Pistol-Camp-App.pdf

Youth Shooting Sports Alliance: http://www.youthshootingsa.com/

Daisy Nationals: http://www.daisy.com/daisynationals

The Well Armed Woman D Wipes: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/d-wipes-canister

Ruger - http://www.ruger.com/

 

Episode 3 June 3, 2016 - Getting to Know Your Gun – Your New Partner in Self-Protection

Special guest - Kelly Pidgeon

In this show, Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird discuss why you must consider your new firearm to be your new “partner.” Carrie talks to Armed and Feminine’s Kelly Pidgeon and Barb explains what Project Appleseed is all about, and why it would be a great summertime experience for you. The women also reminisce about their recent trip to the National Rifle Association’s Annual Meetings and what they saw while there. And, Carrie got stood up by Donald Trump. From June 3 to June 10, The Well Armed Woman and The WON have partnered with Everything Covert, to host a fantastic giveaway of several items from the Everything Covert shelf line, along with a Ruger 380 Lilac Lady. Visit either The Well Armed Woman or The WON's websites to enter. Also, don’t forget to enter the “fan of the month” opportunity, where you can win prizes from The Well Armed Woman and be featured at Women’s Outdoor News.

The Women’s Gun Show is sponsored by Ruger.

LINKS
Wolf Pack Training Industries, llc
https://trainyourpack.wordpress.com/2016/02/29/who-are-you-what-do-you-do-why-do-you-do-it/
Everything Covert: http://www.covertcabinets.com

Allies Story - http://thewellarmedwoman.com/women-and-guns/survival-stories/allies-story

Infringed – For The Record Blaze TV http://www.video.theblaze.com/video/topic/97334256/v556826983/03-30-for-the-record-infringed

Kelly Pidgeon – Armed and Feminine: http://www.armedandfeminine.com/

Kelly’s YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCyXLph68NeuHC18trm7Weeg

Shooter Mistake Charts http://thewellarmedwoman.com/women-and-guns/shooting-techniques-and-handling/trigger-pull-technique

The Well Armed Woman In-the-Waistband Holster: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/holsters/in-the-waistband-by-twaw

American Marksman:

http://ammarksman.com/

Project Appleseed  http://appleseedinfo.org/

 

Episode 2 May 27, 2016 - Say what? You want to buy a gun?

Special guest - Julie Golob

In this show, Carrie Lightfoot and Barbara Baird discuss tips to consider before you buy a gun. Barbara interviews pro competition shooter Julie Golob about how to choose a first gun, and Julie then gives one of her favorite tips for beginning shooters at the range. Carrie talks about the American Marksman program, and the upcoming June certification class in Oklahoma for The Well Armed Woman.The women note the features of Carrie’s latest design, the rolling range bag, and why they’d take a Ruger SR9 to the range. The show also covers trends in the world of firearms and news you can use.

Also, don’t forget to enter the “fan of the month” opportunity, where you can win prizes from The Well Armed Woman and be featured at Women’s Outdoor News. 


Julie Golob: http://www.juliegolob.comLinks from this weeks show.

Julie Golob’s book, Shoot: Your Guide to Shooting and Competition: http://www.juliegolob.com/books/shoot​

American Marksman Program: http://ammarksman.com/

Oklahoma certification class: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/twaw-cert

Ruger SR9: http://www.ruger.com/products/sr9/models.html

The Well Armed Woman Rolling Range Bag: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/range-supplies/range-bags-and-cases/twaw-rolling-range-bag

Episode 1 - May 20, 2016 Guns and Babies

Special guest - Gabby Franco


In this introductory episode, Carrie Lightfoot, of The Well Armed Woman, and Barbara Baird, of Women’s Outdoor News, discuss one of the hottest topics in shooting – guns and babies. The women introduce the 3-part series on Guns and Babies – focusing on pregnancy and shooting – available as downloads at their websites. Guest Gabby Franco, who was an Olympic shooter and now is a firearms trainer, talks about why she has chosen to step away from the range during her pregnancy and gives us a great tip for dry fire training. The women also discuss trending firearms topics, a handgun they love to shoot and a super option for pregnant shooters – the belly band. And, Barbara talks about why she wears gloves and carries a walnut-picking stick when she’s walking country roads. Carrie mentions shooting events and the upcoming National Rifle Association’s Meetings in Louisville. Sponsored by Ruger. Pregnancy series sponsored by LaserMax and Everything Covert.

Ruger LC9: http://www.ruger.com/products/lc9s/models.html

LaserMax: https://lasermax.com

Everything Covert: http://www.covertcabinets.com

Gabby Franco: http://www.gabbyfranco.com

The Well Armed Woman Belly Band: http://thewellarmedwoman.com/holsters/wraps-bands

NRA Women Programing: http://women.nra.org/

TWAW Shooting Chapters: https://twawshootingchapters.org/