ST. PAUL, MN --- Less than 18 months after its launch, Gander Mountain Academy has become renowned as one of the top firearms training facilities in the nation. Now Gander Mountain will team with some of the firearms world's top manufacturers and trainers to host the nation's first Concealed Carry Expo.
The two-day event will be held Sept. 22-23 at the first Gander Mtn. Academy facility in Lake Mary, Fla.
Concealed Carry Expo will feature on-site concealed carry certification classes for just $99, dozens of vendors, special guest, special promos, Try & Buys from top manufacturers, and more.
Among the guests scheduled to appear are:
- Rob Pincus, one of the nation's premiere self-defense experts, owner of I.C.E. Training Company and developer of the Combat Focus Shooting program.
- Mark Walters, host of the nationally-syndicated Armed America Radio program.
- Michael Martin, author of Handgun & Concealed Carry Fundamentals.
- Representatives from the United States Concealed Carry Association.
Gander Mountain Academy is located at 3750 Flagg Lane in Lake Mary, near the intersection of Interstate 4 and Lake Mary Blvd. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 22-23. For more information and event details, call Gander Mountain Academy at 407-804-0514, visit the Gander Mountain web site at www.GanderMountain.com
or find Gander Mountain Academy on Facebook.
About Gander Mountain Company
Gander Mountain Company headquartered in St. Paul, Minn., is the nation's largest retail network of outdoor specialty stores for firearms, hunting, fishing, camping, marine and outdoor lifestyle products and services. Since 1960, Gander Mountain has offered the best selection of outdoor equipment, technical apparel, active casual wear, and footwear featuring national, regional and specialty brands at competitive prices. Focused on a "We Live Outdoors®" culture, Gander Mountain dedicates itself to creating outdoor memories. There are currently 114 conveniently located Gander Mountain outdoor lifestyle stores in 23 states. For the nearest store location call 800-282-5993 or visit www.GanderMountain.com
. Gander Mountain is also the parent company of Overton's (www.Overtons.com
), a leading catalog and Internet based retailer of products for boating and other water sports enthusiasts.