1918nationalmatches-1.jpg

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.

Excellence in Competition Rifle: Then and Now

Two competitors, one a Baby Boomer, the other from Generation Z, examine the past and contemplate the future of High Power Rifle competition.

Looking Back At Camp Perry's Mess Hall

The Camp Perry mess hall provided chow for several generations of National Matches competitors, as well as military personnel stationed at the facility. Sadly, this iconic building was destroyed by a tornado in 1998, never to be replaced.

U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, Others Provide One-On-One AR-15 Instruction At 2019 Small Arms Firing School

One of the team’s precision rifle experts, SSG Amanda Elsenboss, was among the many instructors on hand to provide details on how to handle the AR-15 rifle.

Western Games: Rozanski Sets Bar, Wins Service Rifle

The CMP’s Western Travel Games are evolving. CMP employees snagged top awards, including former NRA High Power Rifle coordinator Sara Rozanski, who won the Service Rifle Aggregate by a whopping 20 points!

Looking Back At The 1938 National Matches

There almost wasn't a 1938 event when the funding was nearly slashed, but the matches continued on at Camp Perry with the budget needed. This is the year that Vere Hamer challenged his own target and made history

What’s In Your Range Bag, Serena Juchnowski?

Serena Juchnowski is a high power rifle shooter who has competed at the National Matches. She began shooting BB guns with her sister when she was young

Marksmanship Essentials Taught At Small Arms Firing School

At the 2018 SAFS course, a group of 370 competitors attended and fired 30 shots on the first day during their instruction from the trained military members and coaches

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 back to a demo in 1939

Liberty University Rifle Team Developing Lifelong Competitive Shooters

Student-athletes from Liberty interested in honing their rifle marksmanship skills attended the Small Arms Firing School conducted by the AMU at Camp Butner in North Carolina

Page 1 of 3

Interests



Get the best of Shooting Sports USA delivered to your inbox.