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Classic SSUSA: U.S. Rifle Teams Compete In South Africa

Classic SSUSA: U.S. Rifle Teams Compete In South Africa

In 2013, Anette Wachter shared an insider view of what it means to travel and...
5 Of The Best Shooting Sports Instagram Accounts To Follow

5 Of The Best Shooting Sports Instagram Accounts To Follow

Whether looking for extra inspiration, or just want to see the latest competition gear, the...
Remembering When Brian Zins Won His 7th NRA Pistol Championship

Remembering When Brian Zins Won His 7th NRA Pistol Championship

In 2005 at Camp Perry, Gy/Sgt. Brian Zins of the U.S. Marine Corps pistol team...
NRA Annual Matches Move To Sea Girt In 1892

NRA Annual Matches Move To Sea Girt In 1892

Built in 1889, the 148-acre Sea Girt Range was located in New Jersey, along the...
A Page From History: The Savage Model 1919

A Page From History: The Savage Model 1919

In the U.S., smallbore rifle as a sport really gained steam after the Great War,...
Meteorology And The National Matches

Meteorology And The National Matches

Did early 20th century rifle shooters use weather stations at the National Championships? Are modern...
How Bore Cleaning Affects Accuracy

How Bore Cleaning Affects Accuracy

A Page from History looks back at when American Rifleman magazine tested whether cleaning the...
Volunteers Make The Difference At National Matches

Volunteers Make The Difference At National Matches

Volunteers that toiled through the 1968 & 1969 National Matches possessed two common denominators: NRA...
A Page From History: The 1923 Palma

A Page From History: The 1923 Palma

The Palma Rifle match was reborn in 1923, and anticipation mounted as to match conditions...
Remembering the 2009 Spirit of America National Fullbore Rifle Prone Championship

Remembering the 2009 Spirit of America National Fullbore Rifle Prone Championship

Since 2002, U.S. long range champions have gathered at the NRA Whittington Center in Raton,...
Barrel Length Vs. Accuracy

Barrel Length Vs. Accuracy

A Page from History: Answering reader questions about barrel length versus accuracy, and Remington 720...
Effects of Cant

Effects of Cant

Understanding rifle cant includes understanding physics, but the most errors come from not holding the...
Video: The Unique Colt Camp Perry Pistol

Video: The Unique Colt Camp Perry Pistol

For slow fire at the National Matches in the early 20th century, the Colt Camp...
A Page From History: BB’s And Air Guns

A Page From History: BB’s And Air Guns

Page from History features classic articles on competitive shooting from the NRA archives
A Page From History: Maintaining Revolver Accuracy

A Page From History: Maintaining Revolver Accuracy

In the 1940s, the invention of a new cleaning rod was a key innovation in...
A Page From History: Measuring Groups

A Page From History: Measuring Groups

Measuring groups quickly and efficiently
Where Did The National Matches Originate?

Where Did The National Matches Originate?

The first annual match was in 1873, and NRA-backed legislation established the first National Matches...
A Page From History: Altitude And Sight Setting

A Page From History: Altitude And Sight Setting

Adjusting your rifle and optics to prevailing conditions
A Page From History: Pistol Pointers, Part 2

A Page From History: Pistol Pointers, Part 2

The second installment of Lt. Col. Jim Crossman’s introduction to competitive pistol shooting from 1956.
A Page From History: Accuracy Vs. Bullet Speed

A Page From History: Accuracy Vs. Bullet Speed

How much does muzzle velocity matter?
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