Howard Darby

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Fast Draw World Champion

Howard Shooting in Virginia CityHoward began Fast Draw in 1981 after learning about a local club. Since that time, Howard has been one of the most travelled Fast Draw shooters in the sport. He's competed throughout the United States and western Canada pursuing his interest in this, the fastest timed sport in the world.

Howard Darby competing in Fastest Gun Alive Howard currently holds eighteen world records in the sport of Fast Draw, and has won thirty-five major titles, including nineteen world titles. In addition, Howard is the current World Fast Draw Fastest Gun Alive. The F.G.A. is one of the most prestigious titles in the sport of Fast Draw, and uses a format combining both Index and Elimination styles of shooting to create a contest that truly tests the top shooters in the sport. This contest is held every few years and attracts the fastest guns in Fast Draw. The picture above right shows Howard firing one of the final shots to win the last F.G.A..

Click here to watch the full episode of Sport Science with Howard shooting off against NFL quarterback, Trent Edwards

Visit Fast Draw 101 with Howard Darby to view Howard's instructional videos on the sport of Fast Draw.

Fast Draw 101 with Howard Darby

Please contact Howard at to organize a Fast Draw contest or demonstration. Howard can also put you in contact with shooters in most parts of North America, Korea, Japan, the U.K. or Germany, so please send an e-mail if you have questions about Fast Draw in those areas.

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