Shooting is always fun, but why not combine your range time with a little friendly competition and learn and develop new skills at the same time? Drawing from the holster, moving and shooting, shooting from concealment, speed and drop steel challenge, steel rimfire challenge, IDPA, USPSA, indoor 3 Gun – At Defender Outdoors Shooting Center we are committed to offering shooters opportunities to do more than just shoot at paper targets. Competitive shooting at Defender Outdoors Shooting Center is fun, friendly, unintimidating and is guaranteed to help you improve your shooting! Bring a few friends and have some informal competition on our speed steel course or take it to the next level and participate in our action shooting nights. Competition makes us all better and stronger…. and it’s fun!

Defender Top Shot Competition

Defender Outdoors Shooting Center is bringing our very own TOP SHOT competition events to you. Here you will find something suitable for every skill level to work towards, compete against and learn from as well as having fun doing it. We will showcase different skills and techniques that are used and taught in many of our training programs to help further your firearms and shooting education. See if you have what it takes to be fast and accurate to compete against your friends, the leader board and other Defenders!

Cross Timbers Action Shooting

Join Defender Outdoors and Cross Timbers Action Shooting for weekly challenging competitions.  Not sure you’re interested? Come on out and watch a match and see what you think! 

IDPA events happen the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 5pm–9pm.

Want to get involved in IDPA but not sure how? Contact our resident IDPA guru – Sam Moore – at

Sim House Run & Gun

Individuals will be able to move through the Sim House and engage multiple targets, both shoot and don’t shoot, in order to clear out the facility of all hostile targets. Run N Guns are on a first come first serve basis. Bring a group of friends and see who the fastest most accurate shooter is in your group! See the Check In desk for more info.