Recent Posts by Christine Elder

SFC Brandon Green Smashes Record Board at 2017 Camp Perry National Rifle Matches

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – SFC Brandon Green, 32, of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU), gave an incredible record-breaking performance at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) 2017 National Trophy Rifle Matches – firing an unbelievable score of 499-30x in the National Trophy Individual (NTI) Match and earning 996-53x in the NTI/National...
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Team CMP Advanced Highpower Clinic Debuts at 2017 National Matches

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – During the weekend of July 14, the new Advanced CMP Highpower Clinic made its first appearance at the 2017 National Matches. Formerly held by Remington, the new class is designed to provide a fresh interpretation of course material, led by members of the CMP highpower team....
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CMP New Mexico State Director Bill Barker Passes at 73

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer Maj. Bill Barker, 73, who served 15 years as the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s New Mexico State Director, lived the last page of his incredible life story on July 11, 2017, after a brief health episode. He spent his final days surrounded by his family and loved ones in Albuquerque, where he...
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Unanticipated Crowd Fires at Inaugural GLOCK Match at Camp Perry

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The Inaugural GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation (GSSF) Camp Perry National Challenge enormously exceeded all expectations. The match, fired July 1 at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) National Trophy Pistol Matches, saw a total of 244 entries throughout the day – an unprecedented number for the GLOCK team...
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