Events Chad McBroom, Summit In The Sand Instructor Spotlight Recoil Staff September 30, 2017 Join the Conversation SUMMIT IN THE SAND: OCTOBER 7 – 8 Chad McBroom of Comprehensive Fighting Systems will present “Defensive Blade Tactics.” RECOIL: What’s your elevator pitch to people who ask what you do? MCBROOM: I teach modernized empty-hand, contact weapon, and firearms tactics, using a holistic approach to form a complete close-combat system. RECOIL: What is your area of expertise, as it relates to the event? MCBROOM: My area of expertise is in the application of edged weapons. RECOIL: What's your background and qualifications? MCBROOM: I am a law enforcement officer with over 20 years of service, with most of that time spent as a full-time member of a tactical unit. I have spent over 30 years studying various combative systems with instructors from all over the country. I am the owner of Comprehensive Fighting Systems, and offer training in the areas of empty-hand tactics, edged weapons, impact weapons, and firearms tactics. RECOIL: What can attendees gain through your instruction? MCBROOM:Attendees will learn how to use an edged weapon as primary defensive weapon against a violent and lethal threat, and as a secondary line of defense in defense of their firearm. RECOIL: What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever gotten? MCBROOM:Whatever you set out to do, do it with all your might. Explore RECOILweb:The Latest Cerakote Elite Color: M17RECOIL Issue #6RECOILtv NRA 2018: Dead Air Silencers Odessa-9[Watch] RECOILtv Gun Room: SureFire OBC NEXT STEP: Download Your Free Target Pack from RECOILFor years, RECOIL magazine has treated its readers to a full-size (sometimes full color!) shooting target tucked into each big issue. Now we've compiled over 50 of our most popular targets into this one digital PDF download. From handgun drills to AR-15 practice, these 50+ targets have you covered. Print off as many as you like (ammo not included). Get your pack of 50 Print-at-Home targets when you subscribe to the RECOIL email newsletter. We'll send you weekly updates on guns, gear, industry news, and special offers from leading manufacturers - your guide to the firearms lifestyle.You want this. Trust Us.