The Generation III Gun championship has six divisions including Heavy Irons, Heavy Optics, Open, Tactical Irons, Tactical Optics, and Thursday Shooter. Award categories include Junior, Lady, Law Enforcement, Military, Range Officer, Senior, Sponsored Shooter, and Thursday Shooter. Scoring will be based on time with stage points.
Recently I had the opportunity to shoot my first team 3-gun match. Looking back now and thinking about the other teams and how my team worked together, I realize that there are a few things which make a team successful. Here are five tips to ensure success during a team match.
At age 11, Randi began Cowboy Action Shooting with her grandfather. She moved away from Colorado after earning a degree in Business Marketing and began her career with GLOCK in Georgia. A few years back she left GLOCK, relocated to Texas, and now works as Marketing and Sales Manager for Comp-Tac Victory Gear and shoots on their team. By the end of last year, she had amassed more than 35 world and national titles in seven disciplines.
The Starlight 3-Gun Championship is the result of a collaboration between industry leaders and Jim Shepherd, founder of the Outdoor Digital Network. Its goal is to build entertaining and engaging competitions that bring shooting sports to mainstream athletes and spectators. They found a perfect partner in the NRA at the inaugural NRA Freedom Weekend.
Five-time Bianchi Cup Champion Bruce Piatt won his first Heavy Metal Optics Division at the FNH-USA 3-Gun Championship earlier this month.
It's not often you go to a match where both staff and competitors need to don glow sticks.