Monthly Archives: December 2016

CMP Cup Rifle Match Series Added to 2017 National Match Calendar

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – With dates recently becoming available in the opening week of the National Matches schedule, June 26-30, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) will lead off the competitions with CMP Service Rifle and CMP Match Rifle events, called the CMP Cup Matches. Match rifle competitors may participate in the...
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Tyssen, Thompson Set Over 10 National Records at 2016 Gary Anderson Invitational

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio; ANNISTON, Ala. –  Shannon Tyssen of Upson Lee High School JROTC in Georgia and Emma Thompson of Freeport High School in Illinois captured the essence of the Gary Anderson Invitational’s namesake (a two-time gold medalist and multi-world record holder) as they shattered 12 collective National Records during their...
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CMP Celebrates Decade of Support with Over 85 Affiliated Clubs in 2016

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer In 2016, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) celebrated 20 years of successfully implementing its mission of promoting marksmanship competition and safety. During the last two decades, the CMP has remained dedicated to education through its permanent facilities in Ohio and Alabama as well as its mobile air gun and highpower...
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CMP’s Talladega Marksmanship Park to Host Televised National Event

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is excited to announce that its innovative Talladega Marksmanship Park will play host to the American Marksman National Championship Jan. 6-8, 2017. This is the first year for the event, and the CMP is thrilled to be chosen as the site of...
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