Recent Posts by Christine Elder

CMP Range Officer Takes Up Precision Rifle Series Style Shooting

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. – John Brown, 41, of Springville, Ala., gets to do what many shooting enthusiasts wish they could – wake up each morning and spend his days on the range. Serving as a range officer at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Talladega Marksmanship Park, John has taken a lifelong...
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CMP Announces New GLOCK Pistol Match for 2017 National Match Schedule

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – A new, exciting pistol event has been added to the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) 2017 National Matches schedule – set to fire on the historic grounds of Camp Perry, Ohio. The inaugural match, created in partnership with GLOCK, Inc., is open to both adults and juniors. The GLOCK...
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Hemphill Fires Unimaginable Standing Score at 2017 CMP 3P Air Rifle Regionals

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer In a remarkable performance at the 2017 Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Regional Three-Position Air Rifle Championships, Kristen Hemphill, 17, of TX Hill Country Shooting Club, fired a new standing National Record score of 200-19x. To put it in perspective, she hit the x-ring, which is roughly the size of the...
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State Director Represents CMP at Maine’s Largest Sportsman Show

Submitted by Roy Gorman, Maine State Director As the new Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Director for the State of Maine, and eager to spread the word on junior shooting programs, I rented a booth at the Maine Sportsman Show. I felt it would be a great opportunity to meet people with similar interests and show them...
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