These mag carriers are shipped with P-style belt loops. They are comfortable, light weight and ride high and tight to the body. Pancake loops can be purchased for an even tighter fit to the body. These carriers meet IDPA regulations. Right-handed shooters typically carry their magazines on the left side. Left-handed shooters typically carry their magazines on the right side. Pistol shooters usually have their bullets facing forward which allows them to index the bullet with their index finger and guide it to the mag well. Rifle shooters usually carry bullets facing rearward for a beer can grip.