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Lones Wigger Firearm Auction For USA Shooting Youth Programs Raises $70,278

The family of the late rifle shooting icon Lones Wigger donated more than 30 firearms and Olympic memorabilia that were auctioned at GunBroker.com

Firearms From Iconic Olympic Gold Medalist Lones Wigger’s Collection Are Up For Auction

The firearms from the estate of the late Lones Wigger will be up for auction on GunBroker until March 20

Rifle Trigger Control Tips

Having good trigger technique is critical for good scores in popular rifle shooting disciplines.

Is There A Shelf Life For .22 LR Ammunition?

Some say that with proper care, one can extend the life of rimfire ammunition. Learn what Lones Wigger had to say about it at a 1984 NRA Silhouette National Championship seminar.

What Can You Use To Judge The Wind?

Here are some key indicators for judging the wind during a shooting match.

The 2000s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

For smallbore after Y2K, the Wigger Era closes again—sort of.

The Remarkable History Of Eley Tenex

Eley’s illustrious Tenex cartridge approaches its 70th birthday with an enviable reputation among rimfire rounds.

The 1990s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The Wigger Era closes, sort of, during the 1990s. The NRA National Smallbore Rifle Championships saw a handover to the next generation to top shooters, but some of the "old-timers" were still earning wins during the decade of grunge, Friends and Seinfeld.

The 1980s: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

Throughout the 1980s, the National Smallbore Rifle Championships were dominated by the great Lones Wigger.

Golden Age, Part 2: National Smallbore Outdoor Rifle Championship History

The wind blew and Lones Wigger won (a lot) throughout the second half of the “Golden Age” of smallbore rifle shooting — the 1970s. The disco decade of saw the iconic Wigger, along with a cast of characters rivaling a Hollywood blockbuster, help usher in the 3-P era, all while setting a slew of smallbore national records at Camp Perry.

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