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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

Distinguished Junior Rimfire Shooter Abbie Leverett

Over the course of her shooting career, Abbie Leverett has been involved in several local, national and international competitions. 2021 marked her biggest year yet, with big wins at the National Matches and also the Junior World Championships.

Rome 1960 Olympics: 100% Improvement, One Plus One

Part one of our deep dive on the shooting events at the 1960 Olympic Games.

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.

New Cartridges, Guns And Optics Highlight 2021

The absence of a physical SHOT Show this year didn’t keep manufacturers from releasing great new products. Here’s an inside look at some of our favorites.

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.

Paris 1924 Olympics: No Kitchen Sink (Part 3)

Part 3 of our deep dive on shooting events at the 1924 Summer Olympic Games in Paris, France.

NRA Introduces New Contests And Trophies: 1911 National Matches

After 1910, Camp Perry was taking shape as a premier shooting facility, but in 1911 its future as the National Match site faced a daunting new challenge. Nevertheless, the NRA added to the tournament program.

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