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London 1908 Olympics: The U.S. Team Almost Missed The Games (Part 2)

The second installment of our series on the 1908 Olympic Games focuses on the U.S....

London 1908 Olympics: The U.S. Team Almost Missed The Games

The United States Cartridge Company led the way for ammunition makers to contribute funds for...

Athens 1906 Olympics: But Not For Record

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

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...

Japan's Olympic Minister Says 'I Think We Have To Hold The Games At Any Cost'

The minister’s “at any cost” comments came a day after IOC vice president John Coates...

Athens 1896 Olympics: The First Shots For Record

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

U.S. Shooters Triumph At 1908 Olympic Games

Not only did Team USA sweep the 1908 Olympic pistol matches, but also won its...

Looking Back At The 2004 Athens Olympics

U.S. shooters brought home a pair of gold medals at the 2004 Olympics, doubling the...

The 2000s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

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