Recent Posts by Christine Elder

Gary Anderson Invitational Junior Air Rifle Event Registration Now Open

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio; ANNISTON, Ala. – Registration is now open for one of the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) primary junior air rifle competitions of the year. The Gary Anderson Invitational, held Nov. 30 – Dec. 1, 2018, at the CMP South Competition Center in Anniston, Ala., and Dec. 1 at the Gary...
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Registration for CMP 3P Air Rifle Postal Opens in November

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Postal Championship will officially open for registration on Nov. 1, 2018, for any junior air rifle marksman involved in 4-H, Scouts, American Legion, club or JROTC air rifle programs. The competition is designed for those interested in testing their three-position competition skills against some of the...
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Numerous National Records Set During 2018 National Matches Games Events

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer   CAMP PERRY, Ohio – A pack of record-setters emerged during the 2018 National Matches Games events in August. The John C. Garand Match alone saw new overall, junior and senior records, while the Vintage Military Match also established new scores in the junior and senior categories. The Games are facilitated by...
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2018-2020 Three-Position Air Rifle Rules Released

By Gary Anderson, DCM Emeritus Three-Position Air Rifle shooting is the most popular junior rifle program in the USA. Its massive participation base includes more than 2,000 JROTC high school programs, hundreds of 4-H Shooting Sports clubs and several hundred junior rifle clubs. An estimated 250,000 to 300,000 youth participate annually in three-position air rifle programs,...
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