Recent Posts by Christine Elder

Bourgeois, Perkowski Lead CMP’s Regional Three-Position Air Rifle Events in April

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer During the month of April, the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) annual Three-Position Regional Air Rifle events were fired, with over 450 talented junior athletes aiming for a trip to Ohio for the Three-Position National Championship in June and July. [caption id="attachment_21867" align="aligncenter" width="604"] The CMP Three-Position Regional events were fired in Ohio,...
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Juniors Encouraged to participate in CMP’s National Matches

By Serena Juchnowski, CMP Feature Writer Just the title of the “National Matches” can scare even the most seasoned shooters. For juniors (those younger than and through his/her 20thbirthday), or those starting off in the shooting sports, attending the National Matches is something that some put off until they feel “ready” enough. In reality, the National...
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CMP Club News: Mother Lode Winter .22 Program Completed 

Submitted by Connie Taylor Photos courtesy of Maria Hines  Special certificates from US Congressman Tom McClintock, California State Senator Andreas Borgeas and California Assemblyman Frank Bigelow were presented to the twelve top juniors in the Winter .22 program at the Mother Lode Gun Club. Fifty two out of the fifty nine who signed up completed the program led by Jim...
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Young Marksman Competes for First Time During Three Generation Excursion

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Zachary Wehner, 11, of Valparaiso, Ind., took his first trip to the historic National Matches at Camp Perry last July, 2018. “It’s amazing,” he said of his experience. “It’s just nice to walk around and tour the place, and it has an air range.” During his self-tour of...
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