About the Show

Handguns and Defensive Weapons

Handguns & Defensive Weapons is one of the most popular shooting shows on the Sportsman Channel It is co-hosted by Richard Nance, James Tarr, and J. Scott Rupp. Its primary mission is to cover guns, ammunition and accessories for personal protection—primarily home defense and concealed carry—but the show also highlights recreational shooting and other gun-related activities. Individual segments focus on defensive tactics, product reviews, shooting advice and more.