Live Free or Die Shoot is back again this year! September 16th and be sure to select your shirt size before adding to cart.
***Nothing will be mailed. All shirts will be handed out on the morning of the event. All tickets are Non-Refundable with No Rain Date*** (Please also follow the FaceBook Event Page for more details and announcements)
We at FHG and S3F are very excited to announce the 2017 Live Free or Die Shoot! The event will be held at Cheshire County Fish and Game in Keene, NH. The CCF&G facility is a growing facility allowing many shooting events, participants, and vendors to participate in events such as the Live Free or Die Shoot. We will be holding the event on Saturday September 16th, 2017. Online Registration will be available soon. Gates and onsite registration opens at 8:30am and mandatory safety brief will begin at 9am. Events will run until 5pm. A cease-fire will be called from 12PM-1PM for lunch and demonstrations. Lunch will be provided for all that purchase a ticket. Bring plenty of water. Spaces are limited in which registered attendees will be capped at 200 participants max. Early registration is encouraged. The focus of the event is on safety education, community, and recreational shooting.
There will be Multiple Courses and demonstrations throughout the day:
S3F 3-Gun Course: Ammo will be sponsored by Gorilla Ammunition! Use your own guns or run some of the competition and sponsors guns available!
Rob Pincus: Will be teaching a 2 hour Intro class in the morning and afternoon. (Will require a defensive pistol, three magazines, belt holster, magazine carrier, and 200rds of ammo.)
Ian Strimbeck of Runenation LLC: Will be teaching a 2 hour Intro to Functional Carbine Class in the morning and afternoon. TOPICS COVERED (based on abilities of students and time allotted per seminar block) Basic points of contact and proper fit of your defensive carbine, Proper carbine set up and layout of accessories,Fundamental carbine fighting stance, Application of defensive marksmanship, Shooting from varied supported positions, How/why to balance speed & accuracy,Engagement of multiple threats, Proper reloading techniques and manipulations of your carbine(Will require a Semi-automatic carbine (AR or AK/calibers either .223/5.56 or 5.45/7.62), 3 rifle magazines, Magazine carrier, Rifle sling(1 or 2 point), Ear & Eye Protection, and 300rds of ammo.) **PLEASE MAKE SURE CARBINES ARE ZEROED PRIOR TO TAKING THIS CLASS**
Mark Palzio of Practical Defense Tactics: Will be teaching his Beyond the Basics Course. Our comprehensive approach to training instills core fundamentals and strengthens students’ knowledge of advanced practical, proven techniques. We have developed courses for all skill levels to provide specialized cost-effective training solutions that address our student’s needs. PDT’s mission is to promote the mental attitude and develop fundamental skills and safe gun handling that will prepare our students for the challenges for both competitions and self-protection.
“Beyond the Basics” course is designed to build upon the skills of each student. Students will be introduced to new concepts, skills and tactics designed to increase speed, efficiency and accuracy. Students will learn basic defensive shooting skills, positions and strategies for concealed carry and home safety while responding to a violent confrontation.
2 Hour Recommended Gear list:
An open mind, Any fully functional Semi-Automatic, Must have all factory-installed safety devices intact,300 rounds of ammunition (FACTORY AMMUNITION ONLY NO RELOADS),3 magazines minimum, Holsters must correctly fit the firearm used and must retain the firearm while moving.,Holster must completely cover the trigger guard,Good belt to hold equipment,Eyeand Ear protection(electronic preferred),Clothing suitable for all weather conditions, Proper footwear to allow full range of movement and balance (no open toe shoes).
2 Hour Subjects Covered:
Life Safety Brief,Grip, Body Position and Stance,Fundamentals of Trigger Control, Weapon Hand and Reaction Hand Shooting,Reloads,Malfunctions,Target Acquirement and Multiple Threats,Unsighted Fire,Law – Disparity of Force, Doctrine of Competing Harms and Use of Deadly Force.,Shooting from Retention
***The training classes are limited to 15 students per class and are first come first served. Signup sheets will be at the entrance just after you check in. Please only signup for a class by an instructor you haven’t trained with. This will allow new students better access to new instructors as well as giving you an opportunity to learn from someone new.***
Machine Gun Shoot: Highlander Arms will be handling the Ammunition sales on site and rentals. Plan to bring some cash for this one.
Tactical Development Group: Bill Lewitt will be teaching the basics of IFAK as well as the importance of adding it to your EDC as well as some bullet wound trauma lessons on some real pig meat.
Polymer 80: Will be giving a Builders Tutorial on how to build a P80.
Online registration will close on August 26th, 2017 and any remaining passes will be available at the gate on the morning of the event.
Professional photography will be provided.
For Vendor or Sponsor Registration please contact Robin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participant Event Cost: $75 All sales final.
Online Pre-Registration includes an event shirt, patch, swag bag, BBQ Lunch by Charcoal Charlie’s, and entry into the many prize drawings at the end of the day. Sizes cannot be guaranteed if you register after August 26th 2017, and you must be present to win any drawings. Drawing is to be held at 5pm.
**Recommendations for the best experience on the event day**
We will have all kinds of vendors some with specials for the event and a raffle for a charity to be named. You may want a little extra walking around money as there are no ATMs available.
More Sponsors To Be Announced!
Archery In Motion
Alex’s Welding Service
Big Bear Custom Shop
Crusade K9 Academy
Freedom Hill Gear
Kittery Trading Post
Parker Mountain Machine
Patriot Firearms School and Defense
Practical Defense Tactics
Rune Nation LLC
Squared Away Customs
Tactical Development Group
The Gun Box
Warrior Culture Gear
Yankee Hill Machine
401 Tactical Advantage