From Pink To Practical: Gun Industry Shifts Benefit Women
Not long ago, pistols with fully pink polymer frames routinely made headlines with one camp extent that considered them a gross misrepresentation of the marksmanship and skills women are capable of while others considered them an eye-pleasing personal preference—you’ll be glad to know two of the industry’s foremost have signaled a shift toward middle ground that should make everyone happy.
The Inaugural Winchester Ladies Cup Championship
As part of an effort to bolster female participation in sporting-clays competition, the inaugural Winchester Ladies Cup Championship got underway during the 2021 National Sporting Clays Association Championship Tour.
Engineering A Solution: Inside Walther’s PDP F-Series
The Walther PDP F-Series is a 9 mm duty pistol intended for serious use—competition, personal protection, law enforcement—for women, and it has well-thought-out features and ergonomics intended to meet their needs.
ARTV Preview: Winchester Ladies Cup, S&W M&P9 Shield Plus OR & Mannlicher-Berthier
This week on American Rifleman Television, we look into the Winchester Ladies Cup clay competitions, test the Smith & Wesson M&P9 Shield Plus OR 9 mm pistol and examine the history of the Mannicher-Berthier.
Retro Review: Smith & Wesson LadySmith Revolvers
Smith & Wesson made a concerted effort to appeal to women gun owners as early as the 1980s, as this review of the company's LadySmith revolver line illustrates.
Video—First Look: S&W Announces M&P9 Shield EZ Pistol
Built for personal protection and everyday carry, the new pistol further expands the M&P Shield EZ pistol platform.
Video—ARTV Feature: Ladies and Guns
ARTV takes a look at women and firearms, in an episode that goes behind the scenes with a women's pistol course in Fairfax, Va.
9 of the New(ish) Hottest Handguns—For Her, Too!
If you're going heading to the range with a significant female in your life, why not pack your bag with a pistol you’ll both enjoy shooting.
S&W Performance Center Announces M&P380 Shield EZ Pistol
The Performance Center M&P380 Shield EZ pistol features a ported barrel, flat face trigger and tuned action
Right For You: Ladies Pistol Project 3 Results
What are the best handguns for women? We decided to ask them in the course of the Ladies Pistol Project 3. All told, 68 women fired 26 handguns and gave us their impressions.