From Our Editors
For 14 years, Brad Ward has used his 23-acre backyard as shooting range—but this wasn't just a hobby for Brad. Today, Brad, a 25-year firearms instructor, uses his expertise to train clients in his professional outdoor shooting range.
At a Glance
To say that Brad Ward has more than two decades of experience with guns would be an understatement. Not only has he shot competitively, but he holds a degree in criminal justice as well as NRA certifications as a firearms instructor and range safety officer. Through the years, he's never stopped taking courses and seminars, constantly improving not only his shooting skills, but his teaching abilities. His hands also serve him well as a gunsmith. He's restored vintage rifles, pistols, and shotguns as well as customized firearm pieces with millwork and engraving. He also does modern firearms repair work on handguns, shotguns, and rifles.
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