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A Page From History: The 1923 Palma

The Palma Rifle match was reborn in 1923, and anticipation mounted as to match conditions...

Remembering the 2009 Spirit of America National Fullbore Rifle Prone Championship

Since 2002, U.S. long range champions have gathered at the NRA Whittington Center in Raton,...

Barrel Length Vs. Accuracy

A Page from History: Answering reader questions about barrel length versus accuracy, and Remington 720...

Effects of Cant

Understanding rifle cant includes understanding physics, but the most errors come from not holding the...

Video: The Unique Colt Camp Perry Pistol

For slow fire at the National Matches in the early 20th century, the Colt Camp...

A Page From History: BB’s And Air Guns

Page from History features classic articles on competitive shooting from the NRA archives

A Page From History: Maintaining Revolver Accuracy

In the 1940s, the invention of a new cleaning rod was a key innovation in...

A Page From History: Measuring Groups

Measuring groups quickly and efficiently

Where Did The National Matches Originate?

The first annual match was in 1873, and NRA-backed legislation established the first National Matches...

A Page From History: Altitude And Sight Setting

Adjusting your rifle and optics to prevailing conditions

A Page From History: Pistol Pointers, Part 2

The second installment of Lt. Col. Jim Crossman’s introduction to competitive pistol shooting from 1956.

A Page From History: Accuracy Vs. Bullet Speed

How much does muzzle velocity matter?

Great Moments In Sportsmanship: Vere Hamer

In 1938 Hamer challenged his own score, which led to losing the Nationals―only to win...

A Page From History: Pistol Pointers

An introduction to competitive pistol shooting—from 1956

A Page from History: Musings of an Old Rifleman

Observations on rifle accuracy by a shooter whose experience spanned 50 years of intensive activity...

A Page from History: Toward Better Scores with National Match Rifles and Ammo

Classic service arms and ammunition at the National Matches!

A Page from History: Offhand Rifle Shooting

A good score is not made by a large number of perfect shots, but by...

A Page from History: 1952 International Competition

In 1952, the NRA was the governing body for international competition in the USA.

A Page from History: Air Resistance of a .30-'06

What is the air resistance against the point of a .30-'06 military bullet in pounds?
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