2022 HPR LR Champ 1

Army’s SFC Brandon Green Sweeps 2022 NRA Long-Range Championship Trophies

AMU shooter SFC Brandon Green dominates competition at 2022 NRA High Power Nationals, wins Tompkins, Leech, Wimbledon, Remington and Mustin trophies—cementing his status as one of the greatest long-range shooters of all time.

Legends: Greg Connor 1937-2022

Distinguished USMC Rifleman and former NRA Silhouette Manager Greg Connor sadly passed away on April 11, 2022 at the age of 84

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Palma Trophy And Match

The Palma Trophy is among the oldest international trophies contested by the United States in the shooting sports.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Leech Cup

One of the oldest trophies in the NRA collection, the Leech Cup was presented to New York’s Amateur Rifle Club by Maj. Arthur Leech in 1874 for a match between rifle shooters of the U.S. and Ireland.

Amanda Elsenboss Wins 2021 Canadian Cup Match

SSG Amanda Elsenboss also took place second place overall at the NRA Long-Range Nationals. A former Army Marksmanship Unit service rifle team member, Elsenboss won the match with a score of 798-36X.

Return To Competition: 1918 National Matches

The return of the National Matches in 1918 also marked the debut of the Small Arms Firing School, which still exists to this day.

Prelude To War: 1916 National Matches

Practically everything went into making the 1916 National Matches the biggest shooting event in the history of marksmanship.

Jacksonville’s Great New Southern Range: 1915 National Matches

“Let us all go to Florida in 1915 and show the South…that we appreciate what has been done in the construction of this great Southern range.” From the January 1915 issue of ‘Arms and the Man’ magazine.

Largest Shooting Tournament Yet: 1913 National Matches

The year 1913 marked the 100th anniversary of Commodore Perry's victory at the Battle of Lake Erie, making Camp Perry the place to be that summer.

NRA Returns To Sea Girt (Temporarily): 1912 National Matches

In 1912, government neglect temporarily altered the course of the National Matches. Thankfully, the NRA was there to pick up the pieces and moving the NRA Championships back to Sea Girt, N.J.

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