U.S. Air Force Pistol Team: Another Move, Legendary Gunsmiths And The End Of An Era
Part 4 of Dr. Robert “Doc” Engelmeier’s look back at his time with the U.S. Air Force Pistol Team—a captivating glimpse into what competitive shooting was like in the 1980s and 1990s, including vintage photos.
Dr. Frankenstein, Gunsmith: The Reanimation Of A Rare .22 LR Pattern 14 Enfield
Ugly and heavy for a .22 LR hunting rifle, this modified Pattern 14 Enfield is a one-of-a-kind curiosity that warrants a closer look.
The History Of Creedmoor Range
The 70-acre plot in Long Island was selected by Col. Henry G. Shaw, a member of the NRA’s first Range Committee and Board of Directors.
All About The Evans Repeating Rifle
The world’s first “high capacity magazine” rifle was a lever-action rifle that held 34 rounds and served in warfare in the late 1800s.
U.S. Air Force Pistol Team: Travis Air Force Base 1989
Part 3 of Dr. Robert “Doc” Engelmeier’s look back at his time with the U.S. Air Force Pistol Team—a captivating glimpse into what competitive shooting was like in the 1980s and 1990s, including vintage photos.
Classic SSUSA: Midshipmen Cruise To 2002 Intercollegiate Pistol Win
Back in 2002, the Navy Midshipmen pistol team won its second consecutive NRA Intercollegiate Pistol Championship.
Classic SSUSA: Alaska-Fairbanks Wins 2001 NCAA Rifle Championship
In 2001, the University of Alaska-Fairbanks rifle team captured its third consecutive win at the NCAA Rifle Championship. Read our historic coverage of the match.
What Was The Olympic Running Target Event?
The Athens 2004 Games marked the end of an era in Olympic shooting as the final year with the Running Target event on the program. Here we look at the early history of the Olympic Running Target event.
Classic SSUSA: NRA’s USA Team Battles Way Into Second Place At 2003 World Long-Range & Palma Team Championships
In 2003, poor weather did little to dampen the U.S. Team’s spirits on its way to second place in this prestigious international event. Classic coverage of the 2003 Palma Team Championships from the January 2004 issue of Shooting Sports USA
Classic SSUSA: Bianchi Cup Reflections, Part 2
Part 2 of our retrospective highlighting the first few decades of Bianchi Cup Action Pistol Tournament history