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The 1990s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

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

The 1980s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

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

Nancy Tompkins’ Secrets To Success

As the popular matriarch of the First Family of Shooting, Nancy has shot on multiple...

How To Find Target Shooting Books Published By NRA

Tips on how to find classic firearms books published by the NRA in the past.

The Legend Of Carl Bernosky

A precision rifle expert, Carl Bernosky is one of the greatest competitive shooters of all...

Effects Of Wind And Weather

Don’t quit when the wind is blowing. You have a major advantage if you try...

Army’s Sokolowski Makes History at Bianchi Cup

U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit pistol shooter SFC Adam Sokolowski justifies the hype, with a Triple...

Silhouette Rifle Position Fundamentals: Everything You Need To Know

How do you improve? Bad training will result in bad fundamentals, which means a bad...

50 Great Competitive Shooters of the 20th Century, Part 1

You’ll never guess who was responsible for making optics fashionable for pistol shooting! Read Part...

Silhouette Rifle: How To Find The Best Position For The Steadiest Hold

Improper training will result in bad fundamentals, which means a bad position and lower scores...

What Everybody Ought To Know About Silhouette Scopes

Not only was Lones Wigger the best Olympic rifle shooting medalist of all time, he...

NDAA 2017 Releases M1911s, CMP Releases Buyer Requirements

One pistol per year, and they won't be sold on a first come, first serve...

M1s? M1911A1s? M9s? CMP Looks Beyond The Finite Supply Of Milsurp

CMP needs a new income source, because the supply of surplus military arms is almost...

A Page from History: The U.S. Air Force Pistol Team

TSGT Arnold (Arnie) Vitarbo recounts the early days of the U.S. Air Force Marksmanship School...

Why is it called Conventional?

While exploring the origin of the term “Conventional Target,” Hap outlines the historical evolution of...

Diconza of USMC Rifle Team Breaks 31-year-old National Record

Says Diconza: “It’s not like I’m better than anybody else. That day was just my...

Going Distinguished

As far back as 1884, excellence in shooting sports has been recognized with the “crown...

From Smallbore to High Power

When Army Reserve Colonel Denise Loring made the transition from former AMU Smallbore Team Member...

Expecting Perfection, One Shot at a Time

Lon Pennington was 34 years old before he owned a gun, after which he decided...