Reminder: There will be tryouts this summer for the U.S. Pershing Team at Camp Atterbury during the 2022 NRA Smallbore Rifle Prone Championship
This special edition magazine chronicles and celebrates the 2021 NRA National Championships
The new trophy will be awarded to the National Conventional Smallbore Prone Team aggregate winner at the NRA National Matches
Kaufer was a longtime National Matches volunteer and competitor who also worked as a sheriff's deputy at Pittsburgh International Airport handling and training bomb-sniffing dogs.
“Let us all go to Florida in 1915 and show the South…that we appreciate what has been done in the construction of this great Southern range.” From the January 1915 issue of ‘Arms and the Man’ magazine.
To avoid conflict with the even-years Army maneuvers schedule, in 1914 National Divisional Matches were held at five sites across the country instead of at Camp Perry. The Sept. 1914 issue of 'Arms and the Man' said in part, "They were an experimental substitute for the great National Matches … As a substitute they have proven a failure."
The year 1913 marked the 100th anniversary of Commodore Perry's victory at the Battle of Lake Erie, making Camp Perry the place to be that summer.