Scott Carnahan
Springfield XD 5” Gunsmith: Springfield Custom Shop ELS Belt rig, 5198 holster body with USPSA KIT, 771 mag pouches

Scott Carnahan

Name: Scott Carnahan
Occupation: VP of Equipment Category at Safariland and Team Manager
Gear: Springfield XD 5” Gunsmith: Springfield Custom Shop ELS Belt rig, 5198 holster body with USPSA KIT, 771 mag pouches

Member and manager of Team Safariland’s professional shooting team since its inception in 1985. He is currently VP of Equipment Category for Safariland, Bianchi and Patrol Bikes. Scott has been with Safariland for more than 35 years, many of those in Research and Development. Scott is very involved with training and product testing in the field alongside Law Enforcement, SWAT, Military Special Ops, competition shooters and civilian end users. Scott currently is a member of the NRA World Action Pistol team and holds three National Class Titles in addition to being a Board member of the CPOA/BLEA California Peace Officers Association, Business Law Enforcement Alliance.

USPSA Master, NRA High Master
3 – Time USPSA National Class Champion
VP, Equipment Category; Duty Gear, Bianchi and Patrol Bikes

Team Safariland Manager
NRA Open Action Pistol Distinguished Badge #103
2012 NRA USA Action Pistol World Team member for the Bianchi Cup
2011 Top 20 over all USPSA Multi-Gun Nationals
2011 MGM Iron Man 3 Gun 24th over all
2011 USPSA Multigun Nationals 5th in class, Top 20 finisher
2011 USPSA Limited Nationals 5th in class
2010: Bianchi Cup 12th Overall Open Class
2010: Rocky Mountain 3-Gun, 2nd Senior
2010: MGM 3-Gun 11th Overall
2009: Bianchi Cup Open Expert Champion
Team Safariland Mountain and Road bike team:
2013: Hell Fire Fat Tire at Camp Pendleton, 1st Overall in age group
2013: XTERRA Team event, 2nd over all
2012: XTERRA Team event, 1st over all

Other Competitive Sports:

9 years of Little League and High School baseball
5 Years of Junior Golf, Via Verde Country Club Junior Club Champion
1976 to 1980: Professional Motocross, competed in first Supercross race at Anaheim Stadium
1981 to 1985: Tournament Water Skier, 3 time Club Champion. Ranked 15th in Western US for both Slalom and Trick skiing
1985 to 1990: Team Safariland competition shooting, 15th Overall at 1989 USPSA Nationals
1995: Scratch Armature Golf, Mountain Meadows Golf Course Club Champion
4th Overall in Tournament of Club Champions
Two second place over all finishes in Golden State Tour
2001: 125cc Shifter Kart racing, Two time club Champion plus track record holder at Adams Motorsports Park
Other Competitive Sports

Limited Division:

STI frame with Caspian 6” slide

Gunsmith: Michael Voigt

ELS Belt Rig, 014 holster and 773 mag pouches

Single Stack Division:

Springfield 1911

Gunsmith: Springfield Custom Shop

ELS Belt rig, 5198 holster body with USPSA KIT, 771 mag pouches

Bianchi Cup Open Class:

Springfield Armory 1911

Gunsmith: Springfield Custom Shop

ELS Belt rig, 014 holster and 776 mag pouch

Multigun Shooting:

DPMS AR15

Gunsmith: DPMS Custom Shop

STI frame with Caspian 6” slide

Gunsmith: Michael Voigt

FN SLP Competition 12 gauge shot gun

ELS rig with single strap leg shroud and 5198 holster, 773 mag pouches, 774 AR pouches, 080, 085, and 086 shot shell holsters

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