*First hour of weekend range time (9am-10am) is reserved for members only. Retail store is open to everyone during these hours.
$15.00/hour FREE for Members
Scottsdale Gun Club
14860 N. Northsight Blvd.
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260
Scottsdale Gun Club’s Range Master, Joe Bridgman has been a passionate shooter his entire life. The grandson of a World War II veteran, and son of San Diego Police Department’s range master, Joe has been shooting competitively in USPSA matches since the age of 9.
Joe is highly accomplished in the shooting world, he is ranked as a Grand Master in both the open and limited divisions of USPSA. He enjoys teaching new shooters and sharing his knowledge of the industry with them as well as spending time fine-tuning an established shooter’s technique.
Joe is NRA certified to instruct handgun, rifle and shotgun platforms, and he is also qualified to instruct Law Enforcement Officers.
Joe’s knowledge and expertise will help you enhance your shooting abilities regardless of your current level of expertise. If you are a seasoned shooter looking to improve or a first timer interested in the sport, Joe can help you reach your goals.
Jon Antrim is a well acclaimed competition shooter in USPSA, Multi-gun (3 gun) and IDPA as well as a certified Safety Officer in IDPA. He comes from a family of firearm instructors and has been one himself for 15 years. This as well as being a life long hunter allows him to bring a great amount of respect and understanding to what he teaches. Having taught with such diverse groups, from law enforcement and civilian to even The Boy Scouts of America, he understands the importance of nurturing new and established students in proper shooting fundamentals, safety and the application of advanced tactics.
His curriculum spans Introduction to firearms, Intro to competitive shooting, Competitive principles, Defensive shooting skills, Home defense 1 & 2, Intermediate range and tactical rifle, Tactical pistol and Tactical shotgun as well as Sport shotgun shooting. Jon is a NRA certified instructor in pistol, shotgun and personal protection and is also one of our certified Shoot House instructors for Home defense.
Dan Schmelzer has been a life long hunting and shooting enthusiast who has been involved as a volunteer in the law enforcement community for past 12 years. As an AZPOST Firearms Instructor for the last 6 years, Dan has developed a thorough understanding of marksmanship fundamentals. His experience with beginning as well as accomplished shooters gives him insight into getting great results in limited time.
His passion for shooting is demonstrated in his approach to instructing and how he encourages the shooter to excel in their shooting skills while paying the utmost attention to safety.
Dan is a NRA Certified Instructor in Pistol, Personal Protection in the Home, and Home Firearm Safety. He is also an AZPOST Firearms Instructor, Patrol Rifle Instructor, MCSO General Instructor, and Qualified Judgmental shooting Instructor.