Category Archives: From the Operation Manager

April Newsletter

This newsletter is late and for that I apologize.  March at Gunsite was beautiful and sunny, going by us at lightning speed.  Even though we need the rain, our clients were quite happy to train in near perfect conditions. The … Continue reading

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March Newsletter

While the East coast and Pacific Northwest are digging out of the snow and rainy weather, Gunsite has been enjoying an early spring for our February classes, with temperatures well into the 70’s.  Today, March 1st, our weather is roaring … Continue reading

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New Gunsite Crimson Trace 250 Pistol Class

Many of our clients ask about the use and application of lasers on their personal defense handguns.   In response, Gunsite training director  Dave Starin has teamed up with Crimson Trace to develop a 250 class that covers the use of … Continue reading

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February Newsletter

January was a quiet month at Gunsite until the 20th when our first 250 Pistol class of 2014 began.    Range Day on the 18th was a huge success with many bringing firearms they had received for Christmas and breaking them … Continue reading

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December Newsletter

This December Newsletter is going out a week early so that you can enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday and not worry about shopping.  By giving your loved one a Gunsite Christmas, you don’t even have to leave the house on Black … Continue reading

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November Newsletter

Our usual cheer at the end of October is met with great sorrow this year.  By now you must know that our longtime Rangemaster and friend Mike Hughes and his lovely wife Joy were killed in an airplane crash, just … Continue reading

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Memorial Service for Joy and Mike Hughes

Gunsite Academy lost two of their Family members on October 4, 2013.   Joy and Mike Hughes, residents of Paulden Arizona and Denver Colorado were killed in a tragic plane accident.  Mike was a Rangemaster at Gunsite since 1991. He was a … Continue reading

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Katie Pavlich Remembers Mike Hughes

Back at Gunsite and Remembering the Hughes’ Over the weekend, I was back at Gunsite Academy in Paulden, Arizona for the annual Gunsite Alumni Shoot (better known as GAS match). In case you missed my series back in April, you … Continue reading

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GAS Match Results

Here are the final results of the GAS match. 2013 Stage Score Sheetfinal There has been a correction to the score of Les Buce on stage 5.  Les scored a 19.53 on stage 5.  This change does not effect the … Continue reading

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Gunsite Mourns Family Members

We have lost four of our Gunsite Family members, Joy and Mike Hughes and Lisa and Jim Parrish.  It was a tragic accident on Friday October 4th and we are filled with sadness.  Mike was a Rangemaster and  taught at … Continue reading

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