Comp-Tac Victory Gear Top Holster Choice at 2018 IDPA National Championships


Comp-Tac Victory Gear® Top Holster Choice at 2018 IDPA National Championships – Seven Years Running –

HOUSTON, Texas – ( –  Comp-Tac Victory Gear® remains the top holster choice among IDPA members, according to the results of the equipment survey conducted by the International Defensive Pistol Association during their 2018 National Championship this past September. This is the Seventh year in a row that Comp-Tac® was named the number one holster brand in the competition holster category.

The survey found that more than one third, (33%), of the 261 holsters reported by competitors were manufactured by Comp-Tac®.

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In addition to being the top holster for competition, the Comp-Tac® Armadillo™ vest was the 2nd most popular concealment garment in the match, used by 26% of the 205 responses. The Armadillo™ brand was second most popular concealment garment by only 2%.

“The Comp-Tac® customers use our gear for a wide range of uses; include law enforcement gear, military equipment, every day carry and competitive shooting. The IDPA Nationals survey is an excellent barometer of what gear gun enthusiasts and users are purchasing. It helps us know what customers want and need in their gear and gives us the opportunity to serve our customers better,” explained Gordon Carrell, General Manager and Comp-Tac Team member.

The 2018 IDPA National Championship equipment survey was conducted among the 355 competitors with 261 indicating a competition holster preference and 205 indicating a concealed garment preference. For a full report of the IDPA National results please visit – IDPA Tactical Journal Webpage.

About Comp-Tac®

Comp-Tac Victory Gear® is a division of High Speed Gear®. Comp-Tac® is devoted to designing and manufacturing the highest quality concealed carry, competition, tactical holsters and related gear on the market.

About High Speed Gear®

High Speed Gear® is dedicated to building the best 100% American-made, Battle-Proven Tactical Gear™. Our products are designed for the highest level of comfort, functionality and versatility.