Our Mission

The Saving of Lives.

We accomplish our mission through the preparation and conditioning of the warfighter and law enforcement officer for the reality of close-combat situations and engagements.

Our Vision

Troysgate Lab solutions promote and establish a new powerful advantage in favor of the warfighter and law enforcement officer to complete their mission at the highest level of success. Through the successful integration and implementation of each Troysgate Lab solution, we are able to help our brave and dedicated Protectors be the best they can be in the face of challenging and dangerous situations.

We are committed to the success of our mission to provide our clients' a superior, viable solution that has been driven by client interests, input/feedback, specifications and requirements, and to unconditionally provide exceptional client support and customer service that shall exceed the goals, objectives and expectations of the client.

About Troysgate

Patented in 2016, we developed a unique concept and methodology offering new opportunities, applicability and applications for "human-on-human" close-combat deadly encounters.

We are a private company located in Western North Carolina. We operate a Research & Development facility where we develop and live-fire test/evaluate Troysgate Lab prototypes. We operate a production facility were we manufacture Troysgate proprietary components.

We are the integrator of Troysgate Lab solutions. We work closely with several Troysgate hand-selected vendors. Each vendor we select produces exceptional products of the highest qualiy and worksmanship, and have long-standing, established and proven performance track records.

Troysgate Patents

The following information is intended to serve as notice under 35 U.S.C. ยง 287(a)

Effective September 27, 2016 - U.S. Patent 9,453,711 shall apply, or be applicable to the use of any environment, structure, weapon, product, material and/or method "For Use" under as stated, described, referred, referenced and/or implied when one or more of the following are utilized in combination.


  • Method of Teaching, Training or Instruction

Reflective Screens

  • Reflective Screen, Product or Material


  • Firearms - Handgun, Pistol, Rifle or Shotgun

Environment (Land, Ranges and Structures)

  • Any enclosed or partially enclosed physical structure, outdoor range, or an opened area or land with or without ballistic containment

Business & Contact Information

  • Troysgate Human Performance Systems, LLC
  • Lenoir, NC 28645, USA

Randy W. Martin

  • President
  • 828-446-4766
  • rmartin@troysgate.com

Les Hoot

  • Executive Vice President
  • lhoot@troysgate.com
  • Senior advisor, administration, human resources, budget & finance, and information technology

Chad Anderson

  • Vice President of Operations
  • canderson@troysgate.com

Messaging Troysgate


Lodging & Accommodations

Making Arrangements & Planning Where to Stay

Overnight Lodging - Lenoir, NC

When planning to stay overnight, the best places for lodging are the (1) Hampton Inn and the (2) Comfort Inn located in Lenoir, NC. When making reservations at either hotel, please be sure to call the hotel directly to receive the Troysgate Discount (do not book reservation online or you will not get the discount rate.) If you have any questions or issues booking a reservation, please give Randy a call at 828-446-4766.

Hampton Inn (website)
• 262 Hotel St., SE
• Lenoir, NC 28645
• 828-758-7664

Comfort Inn (website)
• 970 Blowing Rock Blvd (US 321)
• Lenoir, NC 28645
• 828-754-2090

Nearby Lodging (15-40 Mintues from Lenoir)

Blowing Rock, NC (15-25 Minutes)

Holiday Inn Express Blowing Rock South (website)
• 8412 Valley Blvd
• Blowing Rock, NC 28605
• 828-295-4422

Boone, NC (25-35 Minutes)

Hampton Inn & Suites Boone (website)
• 1252 US Highway 421 South
• Boone, NC 28607
• 828-386-6464

Holiday Inn Express Boone (website)
• 1943 Blowing Rock Rd
• Boone, NC 28607
• 828-264-2451

Hickory, NC (25-35 Minutes)

Hampton Inn Hickory (website)
• 1956 13th Ave Dr SE
• Hickory, NC 28602
• 828-624-2000

Holiday Inn Express Hickory (website)
• 2250 US Hwy 70 SE
• Hickory, NC 28602
• 828-328-2081

Morganton, NC (30-40 Minutes)

Hampton Inn Morganton (website)
• 115 Bush Dr
• Morganton, NC 28655
• 828-432-2000

Comfort Inn & Suites (website)
• 1273 Burkemont Ave
• Morganton, NC 28655
• 828-430-4000