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The 1903 National Matches At Sea Girt, New Jersey

The first National Matches were held at Sea Girt Range in September 1903, and marked...

Athens 1906 Olympics: But Not For Record

An account of Olympic competitive shooting events at the 1906 Games in Athens.

NRA National Championships: The Early Years

More than a century ago, this country's relationship with competitive shooting intensified when the NRA...

Pistols At The National Matches: 1919-1940

After World War I, there was a change in attitude concerning pistol competition in the...

Paris 1900 Olympics: And It Was A Mistake

The second Olympic Games went to Paris and, by all accounts, they were a mess.

The Origin Of The Olympic Games

The first Olympic Games were held Ancient Greece in 776 B.C., on the west side...

New: Swarovski 115 mm Objective For Modular Optic System

Swarovski Optik's new 115 mm lens is the largest objective lens yet for its modular...

Athens 1896 Olympics: The First Shots For Record

When Her Royal Highness, the Queen of Greece, pulled the trigger on April 8, 1896,...

A Page From History: The 1991 National Matches

For the first time ever, tournament officials faced the prospect of conducting a national shooting...

Early Thoughts On Moving The National Championships

As early as 1954, references were made regarding moving the National Matches from Camp Perry...

M1 Garand Maintenance Tips For Competition

Getting an M1 Garand rifle to shoot well, while still remaining “As-issued,” can take some...

All About Thurman Randle

Eight-time Dewar Team member Thurman Randle was a dominant figure in smallbore shooting in the...

History Lesson: National Matches on Film

The 1913 National Matches at Camp Perry were featured in a then-relatively new recording medium—motion...

Looking Back At The 2003 NRA National Black Powder Target Rifle Creedmoor Match

Turning it on at 1,000 yards with a Black Powder Target Rifle at the NRA...

Looking Back At The 2008 National High Power Rifle Long-Range Championships

If there was a feeling of déjà vu at the awards presentations during the 2008...

Looking Back At The 2008 National High Power Rifle Championships

In 2008, Carl Bernosky returned to the NRA National High Power Rifle Championships at Camp...

NMLRA Hosting Black Powder Cartridge Weekend In August

The match will coincide with a NRA Silhouette BPCR Regional.

A Brief History Of Reporting The National Matches

Each year, the NRA has covered the National Rifle and Pistol Championships, widely considered the...

All About Charles Bayard Lister

For many years, C.B. Lister contributed to the NRA News & Events pages in American...

15-Year-Old Trapshooter Grayson Stuart Receives ATA Grand Slam Honors

The Federal-sponsored shooter is the third youngest to ever to earn a Grand Slam. Less...
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