US Nationals '13 Stage 9: Ammo Shortage

by Editor 16. September 2013 14:00
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SCENARIO: You are locking up at your small gun store. Local thieves hear that you got in a shipment of ammo and decide the risk was worth trying to rob a gun store. Turns out they were coming in the front as well as the back.

PROCEDURE: Start at P1 gun loaded and concealed. Strong hand on keys in lock and support hand holding bank bag. All spare ammo must be in drawer.

At the signal, push open door and then engage T1-T3 with 2 rounds each in tactical priority while retreating to P2. Bank bag must be held while engaging first 3 targets. Open drawer at P2 then engage T4 with 3 rounds as it advances on you. Then engage T5-T8 with 2 rounds each in tactical priority.


SCORING: Vickers Count
SCORED HITS: Best Two On Target, Best Three on T4

STAGE DESIGN: Robert Ray and John May

STAGE SPONSOR: White Hat Holsters

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IDPA Welcomes White Hat Holsters As U.S. National Championship Sponsor

by Editor 11. September 2013 07:26
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BERRYVILLE, Ark. – White Hat Holsters, makers of gun gear for the good guys, has signed on as a major sponsor of the International Defensive Pistol Association’s (IDPA) 2013 IDPA U.S. National Championship.

“We’re extremely pleased to welcome White Hat Holsters, our newest Nationals sponsor, and thank them for their very generous support for IDPA and this year’s championship,” said Robert Ray, membership and marketing director for IDPA.

White Hat Holsters joins a who’s who of firearms and shooting sports industry leaders supporting the match, including the National Shooting Sports Foundation, Brownells, Comp-Tac Victory Gear, Harris Publications, Nighthawk Custom, Ruger, Safariland, Smith & Wesson, Taurus and Wilson Combat.

"We are super excited to support IDPA this year and are looking forward to some great competition. Congratulations to all the competitors and thanks to IDPA for all you do to further the shooting sports!" said Tony Farah of White Hat Holsters.

This year’s championship takes place September 19 thru 21 on the ranges of the U.S. Shooting Academy in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and officials expect to draw over 300 of the sport’s top competitors.

For more information on IDPA, the 2013 IDPA U.S. National Championship, or to join the more than 22,000 members competing each week all across America, visit

You can further connect with the IDPA community through IDPA’s social media, such as @OfficialIDPA on Twitter and ShootIDPA on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and Tumblr, or check for regular news and updates on the organization’s DOWN ZERO Blog.

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