In 2013, Anette Wachter shared an insider view of what it means to travel and compete in an international match—from 900 meters—with this article about the U.S. Rifle Team competing in South Africa.
The historic Creedmoor Cup will stay at home. For the first time in 100 years, the Irish crossed the ocean to attend the Creedmoor Match on U.S. soil, but the U.S. F-Class Rifle Team was able to prevail at the great Ben Avery Range in Phoenix, AZ
Back in 2011, the red white and blue competed in the land of green after a hiatus of well over a century for the storied long-range Creedmoor Match. The last time the match was held was 1875―but camaraderie between U.S. and Irish long-range shooters remained the same