POB 271523, Dallas, TX 75227

Maggi Arendsee

Maggi Arendsee

Midcities, TX

Maggi’s passion is teaching women the fundamentals of shooting as well as educating women about how to develop a “tool kit” for personal protection which may or may not include firearms.

A certified NRA instructor, Maggi has an energy that electrifies audiences with her passion.  Her training has included advanced pistol and rifle handling as well as a number of hand to hand personal defense disciplines being rounded out by her numerous NRA credentials.


Follow this link to view recent press on a pistol clinic that Maggi participated in, to get some insights into her approach.


As an active participant in the DIVA…WOW organization, she is the Cowtown Liaison organizing events in the Tarrant county area for its members.  She was instrumental in the establishment and explosive growth of the organizations pistol league in Fort Worth known as the Cowtown DIVA’s Handgun League.  The league welcomes women of all experience levels and ages, members and non-members alike.  There are four seasons each year that include five weeks of shooting followed by an awards celebration and social gathering the sixth week.  “It is so gratifying to see the improvement that the ladies make over such a short period” comments Arendsee, “as well as the bonds that develop among the women during the course of the league.”

DIVA…WOW is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting, encouraging and teaching women in a women friendly and non-threatening supportive environment introducing them to the shooting sports and a variety of other outdoor activities.  You can find out more about the organization at www.divawow.org


  • NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
  • NRA Certified Rifle Instructor
  • NRA Certified Personal Protection Inside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Certified Personal Protection Outside the Home Instructor
  • NRA Refuse To Be A Victim Instructor
  • NRA Chief Range Safety Officer
  • Diva WoW – Instructor