STRIDE Adaptive Sports

Since 2010

 educates and empowers individuals with special needs in life-changing sport and recreation programs to sustain healthy, active and fun lifestyles

  • STRIDE Adaptive Sports
  • 501(c)(3) nonprofit
  • provides over 8,000 adaptive sport and recreation lessons each year
    – to individuals with disabilities, focusing on youth and Wounded Warriors
  •  over 300 skilled volunteer
  • serves over 1,500 families
  •  17 different sports
  • at 26+ regional locations
  • partner member of Move United (formerly Disabled Sports USA)

Adaptive Target Shooting Program

  • Troy, NY
  •  held at the RPI Rifle Range
    – The range was built as a military shooting range in the early 1950’s
  • 1983  live ammo was replaced with air rifles

STRIDE Adaptive Sports
4482 NY Highway 150
West Sand Lake, New York 12196

518-598-1279

Adaptive Target Shooting Program

Kahr Arms

Founded in 1995
New York, Pennsylvania

  • 1995 founded by Justin Moon in Blauvelt, New York
    – son of Sun Myung Moon
    (founder of the Unification Church)
  • 1999 Kahr Arms bought Auto-Ordnance Company
  • June 2010, Kahr bought Magnum Research
  • July 1, 2013 left New York state because of New York’s
    – Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act (NY SAFE Act)
    – purchased 620 acres in Pike County, Pennsylvania
  • January 2015, the Kahr Arms company changed to the Kahr Firearms Group
  • August 11, 2015 grand opening of 40,000-square-foot headquarters

 

Kahr Arms

Kimber Manufacturing

founded in 1979

  • 1950s Jack Warne started Sporting Arms (Sportco) in Adelaide, South Australia
  • 1968 Omark Industries purchased Sporting Arms
  • 1968 Jack Warne moved to Oregon
  • 1979 founded as “Kimber of Oregon” by Jack Warne in Clackamas, Oregon
    – accurate .22 long rifle caliber rifles
  • second manufacturing plant in Colton, Oregon
  • 1989, Kimber of Oregon sold to WTD Industries, Inc (Bruce Engel)
    – later went bankrupt
    – Kimber of Oregon’s tooling ended up in a Portland junkyard
  • 1990 Dan Cooper (fomer Kimber employee) founded Cooper Firearms of Montana
  • February 1991 Jack Warne founded the Warne Manufacturing Company
    – manufactured new rifle scope mounting system
  • Mid 1990s  Greg Warne & Les Edelman purchased the original tooling and partnered to found Kimber of America
    – Edelman forced Greg Warne out
  • 1996? – Kimber mves to Yonkers, New York
  • 2002 LAPD SWAT chose a Custom TLE II as standard issue
  • 2019 moved from Yonkers, NY to Troy, Alabama

Shiloh Rifle

began in 1976
New York, Montana

  • 1848-1881 32-year run of original Sharps rifle production
  • March 12, 1874 Sharps died (64)

Modern Sharps

  • 1976 started as Shiloh Products, Inc
    – in Farmingdale, New York
    – founded by Len Mulé & Wolfgang Droege
  • Len Mulé
    –  manufactured high quality bullet moulds for blackpowder shooters
    –  four-cavity design
    –  sold as the “Shiloh IV” moulds
  • 1975 the premiered New Model 1863 Rifle & New Model 1863 Carbine
    – worked with Pinetree Casting (a division of Ruger)
    – used original Civil War salvage parts from Dixie Gun Works
  • 1976 percussion rifles and carbines produced at Farmingdale, New York plant
  • 1976 Len Mulé began researching and working on the blueprints of the cartridge models Shiloh Model 1874
  • 1977 Model 1874 metallic cartridge rifle models went into production
  • 1983 Shiloh Sharps Rifle Company
    – moved to Big Timber, Montana
    –  Merged with C. Sharps Arms
    –  180/acre shooting range
  • 1986 Shiloh Rifle Manufacturing Company split from C. Sharps Arms
  • 1990 Quigley Down Under – Shiloh manufactured the Sharps rifle
  • 1991 purchased by the Bryant brothers
  • 1996 started in house Foundry

Shiloh Rifle
201 Centennial Dr
Big Timber, Montana 59011

shilohrifle.com

Dan Wos

  • 2nd Amendment  public speaker
  • 2016 Author of  “Good Gun Bad Guy – Behind the Lies of the Anti-Gun Radical”
  • 2017 Author of   “Good Gun Bad Guy 2 – Destroying the Anti-Gun Narrative.”
  • Loaded Mic Podcast
  •  

www.goodgunbadguy.net


From the Gun Rights Policy Conference 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Exeq4FOG5hU

https://gunstreamer.com/watch/the-word-need-dan-wos-good-gun-bad-buy-grpc-2019_oVmcTYLxEKlorb4.html

Dr Robert Young

– Practicing psychiatrist
– Member of Doctors For Responsible Gun Ownership (DRGO)

Dr. Young speaks with Charles Heller of “America Armed & Free” about allowing hospital workers to be armed, boundary violations by unqualified doctors talking to patients about guns and other subjects. (Related to FOPA) Originally aired 3/6/2016

Dan Wesson

 incorporated in 1968
Norwich, New York

  • 1852 Smith & Wesson was founded by Horace Smith and Daniel B. Wesson
  • 1873 Daniel B. Wesson. Mr. Wesson purchased Mr. Smith’s interest in S&W
  • April 22, 1916 Daniel B. Wesson II  (born) in Springfield, Massachusetts
  • 1938 – 1963 Daniel B. Wesson II worked at Smith & Wesson
  • 1965 Smith & Wesson purchased by Bangor-Punta
  • 1968 Dan Wesson Arms founded in Monson, Massachusetts
  • 1996 moved to Norwich, New York
  • 2005 bought by CZ-USA
    Female CEO Alice Poluchová

Dan Wesson
65 Borden Ave.
Norwich, NY 13815

(800) 955-4486

danwessonfirearms.com

Peggy Tartaro

1955

  • 1979 joined Gun Week newspaper
    – held positions in circulation and advertising through 1989
    – published by the non-profit Second Amendment Foundation Inc
  • 1989 Joseph Tartaro (father) took over the then-new “Women & Guns” magazine
  • 1989 associate editor “Women & Guns” magazine
  • 1993 became Executive Editor
  • 1990- 2019 Editor of Women & Guns magazine
  • 1997 trustee of the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms
  • treasurer of Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms
  •  managing editor of The Gun Mag.com
  • 2007  NRA’s Sybil Luddington Women’s Freedom Award
  • member of Shooters Committee on Political Education (SCOPE, Inc.)
  • NRA Life Member
  • served for several years as a member of the National Rifle Association’s Women’s Policies Committee

Numrich Gun Parts

since 1950
Kingston, New York

The World’s Largest Supplier of Gun Parts

 

  • George Numrich
  • 1950 started as Numrich Arms, a small gun shop in Westchester County, NY
  • 1960s upstairs room was called The Museum Room until the collection was donated to the West Point Museum
  • 1962 Warehouse #1 built
  • 1965 Warehouse #2 =  the original retail store
  • 1977 – 1978 manufactured barrels for the Hopkins & Allen black powder line
    –  machines originally came from Savage
  • April 1989 another new building
  • – seven warehouses
    – 1,000,000 cubic feet
    – and a manufacturing plant

Numrich Gun Parts Corporation
226 Williams Ln.
Kingston, NY 12401

866.686.7424

gunpartscorp.com

Paxton Quigley

Coming from a liberal, mid-western, anti-gun background, Paxton Quigley made an about-face when her best friend was raped. She vowed not to let it happen to her. She bought a gun and became an expert on self-defense. Her first book Armed & Female was a best seller. She became a spokesperson for Smith & Wesson and a firearms instructor.

  • graduate of Northwestern University in Communications
  • Masters Degree in Anthropology from the University of Chicago
  • 1968 presidential-campaign staff of Senator Robert Kennedy
  • Helped create the National Committee for Handgun Control
  • wrote a political science text- book
  • wrote a cartoon book on pregnancy for non-English speakers
  • director of community relations for Playboy Enterprises
  • a close friend was raped at home 10 minutes before police answered her emergency call for help
  • 1989 author “Armed & Female.”
  • as a firearms instructor, has taught 7,000 women how to shoot a handgun for self-defense
  • April 27, 1995 author “Not an Easy Target: Paxton Quigley’s Self-Protection for Women
  • August 30, 2005 author “Stayin’ Alive: Armed and Female in an Unsafe World”
  • September 15, 2010 author “Armed &  Female: Taking Control
  • spokesperson for Smith & Wesson
  • was Yoko Ono’s  bodyguard
  • has appeared on more than 300 TV and radio shows
  • hosts a radio show called “Cannabis Healing With Paxton Quigley,”

She trained at

  • Executive Security International
  • Lethal Force Institute
  • Gunsite Academy