represents almost five decades of custom gun building and
competition. Gene Shuey is a world class custom gun
builder, a former world class competitive shooter and
current trainer as well. Along with people such as
Jeff Cooper, Ray Chapman, Thel Reed, Jack Weaver, Eldon Carl
and John Phlane, Gene helped create, develop and
produce the current handgun shooting sports we see at ranges
across the United States today. Gene continues to
teach people interested in shooting sports, gunsmithing and
the world of bodybuilding.
Gene Shuey, former U.S. Marine also won Mr. America in 1960
and placed second for the Mr. Universe contest in 1962.