Recent Posts by Christine Elder

Target Sprint Returns to 2018 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. 3-4, 2018, in Alabama. [caption id="attachment_19918" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Adults and juniors are both welcome to compete at the Dixie Double.[/caption] Hosting some of the best men, women...
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Inaugural CMP 5K Range Run

By CMP Staff TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Talladega Marksmanship Park hosted its Inaugural CMP 5K Range Run on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018.  Runners from as far away as Illinois came to run on the scenic course of the most advanced marksmanship park in the U.S. The run benefited the youth programs of...
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Orion’s National Air Rifle League Kicks off Its Fourth Season

By Daniel Schekorra, Orion Scoring System The National Air Rifle League kicked off its fourth season last week with a record 167 teams and over 1,700 athletes competing. There are 36 states represented this year, and teams from JROTC services, Junior Rifle Clubs, 4-H Clubs, and American Legion clubs. The National Air Rifle League is sponsored by Shooter’s Technology...
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Marksmen Student-athletes Apply Now for 2019-2020 CMP Scholarships

 By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, OH – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is delighted to again award exemplary student-athletes for the 2019-2020 school year in their future endeavors through its annual scholarship program. The CMP offers $1,000 one-year scholarships based on merit and rifle or pistol marksmanship participation to current high school seniors only. Since...
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