Episode 3 brings us 2014 FNH USA 3-gun Open Champion, MGM Junior 3Gun Camp Instructor, VP of MGM Targets and the man with the biggest mustache in the game – Travis Gibson. Travis brings some incredible stories and principles to the show from his quest for a safer hobby than Bull Riding to his philosophy on the mental game in competition shooting and building better humans as well as shooters out of the next generation.
In this Episode You’ll Learn:
- Why the family/fun balance is the most important piece of 3-Gun and how you can avoid the selfish trap that many shooters fall into.
- How WANTING to be successful can be the most important quality that you can have in competition shooting.
- Why you should work hard, build up your skills and then maintain them with a tune-up over time.
- Why proficiency with a pistol is the quickest skill to diminish and what you can do to prevent it.
- The two most important… wait, three most important things for new and mid-level shooters to concentrate on in a match.
- Why you should spend as much time thinking about a bad stage as you do thinking about a good stage.
- Plus how you can get a FREE Travis Gibson signature (with purchase of rifle).
- And more!
- MGM Targets
- Colt Competition Rifle
- Vortex Optics
- EMG Customs
- Warne Scope Mounts
- Proof Research
- XLR Industries
- Crye Precision
- Ergo Grips
- Schuemann Barrels
Gear mentioned in this Episode:
- Colt CRP-18
- Colt Competition Travis Gibson Signature Rifle
- Mole Skin
- Geissele 2-Stage Trigger
- Ergo Grip
- Surefire Competition Series Muzzle Break
- Vortex HD II Razor 1-6
- Proof Research 1:8 Barrel
- Samson Handguard
- Remington Versa-Max
- Xrail for Versamax
- Carbon Arms Shell Caddies
- EMG Customs, Eddie Garcia 6″ Limited Gun
- Ram Trucks
Matches and Organizations mentioned in this episode:
- MGM Iron Man
- Rocky Mountain 3-Gun
- MGM 3-Gun Junior Camp
- FNH 3-Gun Match
- 3-Gun Nation Western Regional
- 3-Gun Nation Pro Qualifier
- Army Marksmanship Unit
People mentioned in this episode:
- Mike Gibson of Mike Gibson Manufacturing
- Dave Wilcox of Colt Competition Rifle
- Taran Butler of TTI
- Tyler Payne
- “Bianchi” Bruce Piatt
- Rhonda Gibson of MGM Junior 3-Gun Camp
- Rob Leatham
- Iain Harrison
- Patrick Kelley
Connect with Travis:
- Send Travis an email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to ask any target or competition shooting questions and to let him know how much you liked his interview on The 3-Gun Show!
- Or put a quick post up on the MGM Targets FB page.
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A big thanks to Travis for being on The 3-Gun Show! Awesome show man!