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Athens 1906 Olympics: But Not For Record

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

Choosing A Competitive Shooting Program For The College Campus

Competitive shooting is primarily a mental sport that teaches concentration, self-control, focus and discipline. Serious...

The Origin Of The Olympic Games

The first Olympic Games were held Ancient Greece in 776 B.C., on the west side...

The Winchester 1876 Centennial Rifle

The first big-bore, big game lever-action started as nothing more than a stopgap measure.

Use AmazonSmile To Benefit NRA International Rifle Teams

AmazonSmile is a simple, automatic way to support NRA International rifle teams every time you...

Cimarron Firearms Plinkerton Back After 12-Year Hiatus

This popular sub-$200 cowboy action rimfire revolver has returned, much to the delight of .22...

History Of The First Semi-Automatic Pistols

Did you know the first semi-automatic pistol was unveiled in the late 19th century?

Origin Story: The Word “Pistol”

The word “pistol” was in common usage by the 18th century.

Do You Need A Bull Barrel?

In general, a bull barrel describes any barrel that is heavier and thicker than a...

Papier-Mâché To Polymer: Getting The K31 Back Into The Rapid-Fire Stages

Northridge has durable polymer chargers for the Swiss K31 rifle.

Choosing An AR-15 Match Rifle Barrel

You need a good barrel if you want to win with an AR-15 in match...

Looking Back At The 2001 U.S. Roberts Team Victory At Bisley

In 2001, the Americans managed to seize the Field Marshall Earl Roberts Trophy by a...

Read This Classic Interview With Jim Crofts After Winning The 2012 F-T/R Rifle Championship

Prepare for F-Class by reading this timeless Jim Crofts interview with Stanton Wormley. An experienced...

A Hiker’s Sidekick: Mom’s H&R Model 929

Field Editor Art Merrill shares the story of his late mother’s Harrington & Richardson Model...

High-Performance High-Power Rifle Ammo: 6 Things That (Really) Matter

It’s all about gaining a few points here and there that are otherwise lost to...

History Lesson: 6.5 Creedmoor Cartridge Origin

An article from the SSUSA vault on the 6.5 Creedmoor, prior to its rapid rise...

New: Starline 6.5 Creedmoor Cartridge Guide

This FREE guide is more than just a loading manual—it also explores the history of...

A Brief History of Anschutz

A brand well-known to competitive shooters, Anschutz has become synonymous with successful shooting at a...

Origin Of The M1 Rifle In Competition At Camp Perry

The M1 Rifle at Camp Perry for the National Matches has a storied history going...

The History of Ruger

Sturm, Ruger & Co. is a company who is dedicated to the firearm industry, and...
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