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AR-15 Architecture: The Key To Function

Excessive gas pressure is a no-no with an AR-15. Safeguard the reliable function of your...

The 2010s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The last decade proved to be pivotal in the history of the NRA Smallbore Rifle...

Collegiate Rifle: Kentucky, TCU, WVU Top Three In NCAA Rankings

No. 1 Kentucky, No. 2 TCU, No. 3 WVU, No. 4 Nebraska and No. 5...

How Much Do You Know About The M1 Garand Rifle?

Take our quiz and find out how much you really know about what Gen. Patton...

The 2000s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

For smallbore after Y2K, the Wigger Era closes again—sort of.

The Remarkable History Of Eley Tenex

Eley’s illustrious Tenex cartridge approaches its 70th birthday with an enviable reputation among rimfire rounds.

The 1990s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The Wigger Era closes, sort of, during the 1990s. The NRA National Smallbore Rifle Championships...

Competitors’ Corner: January 2020

Highlights from the January 2020 issue of Shooting Sports USA, the NRA’s competitive shooting journal.

The 1980s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

Throughout the 1980s, the National Smallbore Rifle Championships were dominated by the great Lones Wigger.

History Of The First Semi-Automatic Pistols

Did you know the first semi-automatic pistol was unveiled in the late 19th century?

Reloading .38 Special For Competition

It’s an easy cartridge to reload, but there are some tweaks that will help shooters...

Origin Story: The Word “Pistol”

The word “pistol” was in common usage by the 18th century.

Our Top 10 SSUSA Magazine Covers Of The Decade

Here, presented chronologically, are SSUSA’s picks for the best magazine covers of the 2010s, ones...

Golden Age, Part 2: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The wind blew and Lones Wigger won (a lot) throughout the second half of the...

Golden Age, Part 1: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

We cover the first decade of the “Golden Age” of smallbore shooting— the 1960s —...

The Interesting History Of Vitarbo Custom Target Grips

The story of Vitarbo Target Grips began with the formation of the Air Force Shooting...

SIG’s New Red Dots

SIG Sauer’s Romeo1 Pro and Romeo3 Max red-dot reflex sights are both great choices for...

A Page From History: World’s First Recorded Pistol Match

Even four centuries ago, people wanted to know who the best pistol shot was.

Test of Mettle: NRA World Shooting Championship

With a focus on skill and safe gun handling, the WSC is a great way...

Do You Need A Bull Barrel?

In general, a bull barrel describes any barrel that is heavier and thicker than a...
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