17th November 2012
“General dynamics created Simunition decades ago for the military and later law enforcement,” Kaplan said in an email to Yahoo! News. “They recently created a civilian range program and we are probably the only facility doing person on person fighting. We are taking firearm training to a level previously held by professionals.”
And while most customers are going for fun, Kaplan says a growing percentage of his visitors are women who show up to improve their personal safety skills and knowledge.
“Most women walk out of here very empowered, and that’s the key,” Tiffany Chapin, who teaches one of the safety courses targeted towards women, told WKMG.