Duty Gear Press Releases
March 25, 2014
Bobby McGee Wins Puerto Rico IDPA National Championship with Safariland Range Series
Safariland congratulates team member Bobby McGee for winning the Stock Service Revolver (SSR) Division at the 2014 Puerto Rico IDPA Nationals held at the RL Shooting Club in Caguas, Puerto Rico. McGee competed with the Safariland® Range Series - a line designed with IDPA sports in mind - wearing the Model 332 Range Belt and the Model 5187 Open Top Concealment Belt Holster for the S&W 686 revolver he used.
February 27, 2014
Team Safariland Michael Voigt Takes the Win at Florida Open Pistol Championship with Safariland ELS Rig
Safariland congratulates Team Safariland members, Michael Voigt for taking first place in the Men’s Open Senior Division and Maggie Reese for her fourth place finish in the Ladies Production division of the Florida Open Pistol Championship in Frostproof, Fla. hosted by the Universal Shooting Academy. Both Voigt and Reese competed using a Safariland® ELS rig which allowed them to reconfigure their gear for each course of fire.
February 11, 2014
New Safariland GLS Holster Line to be Showcased on Shooting USA
Safariland® announced today that the all-new GLS™ (Grip Locking System) holster series will be showcased on Wednesday night’s episode of Shooting USA. The hour long special features various new products launched at the 2014 SHOT Show. The GLS series is the newest line of holsters from Safariland, which feature a patent-pending retention device that securely holds the handgun in place and intuitive middle finger draw.
January 15, 2014
Bianchi Adds Traditional Belt Slot Holsters to its Allusion Concealment Line
The Bianchi® brand today announced the addition of two new Allusion™ concealment holsters at the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show and Conference (SHOT Show) January 14 - 17, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. With a traditional belt slot carry, the new Model 126 Assent™ and Model 131 Confidential™ are worn close to the body for excellent concealability. The Bianchi Allusion series combines the best of both leather and synthetic technologies to offer a product with traditional good looks and long-lasting performance.
January 14, 2014
Safariland Introduces State of the art Grip Locking System Concealment Holster Series
Safariland® announced the introduction of the GLS™ (Grip Locking System) series of holsters at the Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show and Conference (SHOT Show) January 14 - 17, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nev. The GLS holster line features a patent-pending retention device which securely holds the firearm in place once holstered. The innovative retention mechanism is quickly and intuitively deactivated with the middle finger during the draw. Holsters with the all-new GLS retention provide weapon security with a very low-profile and ride close to the body, making them ideal for concealment.
November 12, 2013
Safariland Introduces Rogers’ Rail Lite
The Safariland® brand announced today the release of the Rogers’ Rail Lite (RRL), a gun-mounted light which offers target illumination at a low cost. The RRL is designed to quickly and easily mount to any Picatinny/1913 or light rail of most modern handguns and rifles. The RRL can disengage effortlessly, be used on or off a gun and can easily fit into a pocket.
September 16, 2013
Safariland Introduces the ILS Compact Flashlight Series
Safariland® announced today the release of the Individual Light System (ILS) series flashlights featuring a unique dual output for an instantaneous switch from low to high light on standard alkaline batteries. An extension of the popular RLS™ (Rapid Light System) light, the new ILS collection is comprised of two hand-held models - the ILS-1 and ILS-2. The ILS-1 is a mini hand-held light with an integral clip that can easily attach to any belt or garment while the ILS-2 is a longer hand-held light with a pocket clip for easy carry.