At the 1999 Panamerican Games in Winnipeg, Canada, Gabby won the silver medal that earned her a spot at the 2000 Summer Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. Gabby became the first Venezuelan female shooter to participate at the Olympic Games.
Gabby is known as one of the best instructors in the United States. Always motivating her students to become the best shooter they can be. Gabby teaches controlled speed and accuracy for self-defense, competitive and recreational shooting.
Gabby Franco (Olympian and Firearms instructor) wrote "TroubleShooting: Mastering your Pistol Marksmanship" with the sole intention to teach you in a very personal and technical way how to shoot precisely with a handgun. Gabby Franco wants you to feel as if you are being coached by her, therefore she encourage you to carry this shooting manual in your range bag at all times and use it regularly at the gun range during practice and even at competitions.