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All About Marianne Jensen Driver

A fierce competitor and shooting mentor to many, Marianne Driver competed at the National Matches...

Meals For Shooters: A Cool Solution in 1968

For 1968 and beyond at the National Matches, the NRA had to make do with...

One Escape: Camp Perry Held 6,000 POWs

The 6,000 POWs at Camp Perry during WWII were mostly skilled workers. Only one ever...

National Matches Canceled For The Seventh Time In History

No stranger to difficult situations, the NRA will always be a force behind national shooting...

All About Emmet "Doc" Swanson

Former NRA President and competitive shooter Doc Swanson (a dentist by training) was liked and...

The 1910 Debut Of The Cavalry Cup

The Cavalry Cup debuted 110 years ago at the National Matches.

A Page From History: The 1970 National Matches

From Jul. 29 to Aug. 24, 1970, the National Matches finally secured federal funding again,...

The Legend Of George R. "Dad" Farr

In 1921 at Camp Perry, one of the greatest feats in shooting history was observed...

From Tin Cans To Champion

After learning to shoot by plinking cans as a child, Tom Whitaker has accumulated an...

Springfield Gallery Practice Rifles, Caliber .22

These rifles were popular at the National Matches until after WWII.

Looking Back At Camp Perry's Mess Hall

The Camp Perry mess hall provided chow for several generations of National Matches competitors, as...

NRA: Early Foundation And Development 1871-1907

What started as a tiny organization transformed into a truly national Association.

Theodore Roosevelt’s Top Guns

A Life Member of the National Rifle Association, regarding gun knowledge, he was the President...

A Page From History: The 1998 Camp Perry Tornado

In 1998, Camp Perry suffered catastrophic structural damage after an F2 tornado swept through the...

About As Close As It Gets: The 1953 NRA Smallbore Rifle Prone Championship

You'll never guess who won the four-way tie between John Crowley, John Moschkau, Charlie Whipple...

The Best High Power Rifle Cartridge

What is the single “best” caliber all-around High Power Rifle cartridge? In this article we...

Looking Back At The 2010 NRA National Long-Range Rifle Championship

With flags flying “straight out,” this was the year for wind shooters to excel.

The 2010s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The last decade proved to be pivotal in the history of the NRA Smallbore Rifle...

The 2000s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

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

The 1990s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

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