Monthly Archives: September 2019

Sign Up Now for CMP’s 2019 Dixie Double Air Gun Event

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer ANNISTON, Ala. –  Registration is now open for the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) annual Dixie Double Air Rifle and Air Pistol Competition, set to fire Nov. 2-3, 2019, in Alabama. [caption id="attachment_22887" align="aligncenter" width="604"] The annual Dixie Double combines air rifle and air pistol competition for experienced or new competitors.[/caption] Hosting some of...
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JROTC Three-Position Air Rifle Postal Competition Now Open

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The 2019-2020 JROTC Three-Position Postal Competition officially opened Sept. 25, 2019, for young cadets in Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force JROTC programs who are interested in competing in a three-position air rifle match with other talented juniors across the nation. The Postal event is the first stage of the...
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CMP Highpower Clinics Held During 2019 National Matches

By Serena Juchnowski, Contributing Writer While the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) National Rifle Matches are most well-known for the President’s Rifle Match and other prestigious National Trophy Individual Rifle matches, the CMP offers several training programs for shooters of all levels. Each year, the National Matches at Camp Perry in Ohio present an opportunity to learn on and...
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2019 Small Arms Firing School

By Serena Juchnowski, CMP Feature Writer Very few things are “one size fits all,” but the Rifle Small Arms Firing School (SAFS) comes close. An annual event conducted by the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) and Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU), participants receive one-on-one instruction on how to safely handle and fire an AR-15. SAFS has something to...
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