Issue 02 Preview – 3-Guns Are Better Than One Erik Lund Join the Conversation So, you've just finished watching the Season Three Finale of History Channel's Top Shot, with the crazy shooting challenges and myriad types of guns, and you're thinking to yourself, “Those guys aren't that good. I can do that-no problem!” Or, maybe you go to the shooting range with your buddies, and think, “I'm the best shot here; I can out shoot them with anything”! Or, perhaps you're looking to expand your repertoire, and you're looking for something a bit more, shall we say, extreme? That's when you know it's time to step up into the exciting world of 3-Gun competition. Three-Gun, also known as Multi-Gun, is the latest and most astounding competition you could possibly enter with three guns. While not new in the traditional sense-Soldier of Fortune held the first3-Gun match in the 1980's-3-Gun competition is seeing a resurgence of interest. What's new, you say? How about an action-packed, run-and-gun format, paired with all kinds of modern, cutting-edge equipment, to produce an action-shooting experience that's more fun than Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, not to mention that it takes place in the real world! For more information about 3-Gun competition, visit the following websites: SANCTIONING BODIES United States Practical Shooting Association (USPSA): www.uspsa.org International Defensive Pistol Association (IDPA): www.idpa.com ONLINE RESOURCES National 3-Gun Association: www.3gunnation.com 3gun Rules: www.3gunrules.com ONLINE FORUM Brian Enos's Forums: www.brianenos.com/forums For the rest of this article, subscribe digitally here: RECOIL Issue 2 Explore RECOILweb:Mechanix Wear Expands Color Offerings with Addition of OD GreenRECOILtv All Access: Ascendance International's 7.62 Breaching RoundsThe Walking Dead Video Game TrailerOut of Sight, Out of Mind 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.