Recent Posts by Christine Elder

Former CMP Counselor Makes Bold (and Cold) Moves to Fulfill Dreams

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer Thinking back to her senior year of high school, Natasha Dinsmore, now 30, remembered how she thought she had it all figured out. She had earned a scholarship to play field hockey (the sport she loved) at a university in Pennsylvania and had landed one of the few slots in the...
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CMP Observes 20th Year During 2016 National Trophy Matches at Camp Perry

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Join the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) as it celebrates its 20th Anniversary at the 2016 National Trophy Rifle and Pistol Matches – fired in July and August at historic Camp Perry, Ohio. Register now on the CMP website to claim your spot at this commemorative event! The 2016...
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Para-athlete Junior and Coach Bound to Realize Rifling Dreams

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer [caption id="attachment_12667" align="alignright" width="169"] Taylor Farmer may look like just another shooter, but there is so much more than what meets the eye. Despite being diagnosed with cerebral palsy, Taylor has achieved incredible milestones in only her first year of competitive shooting.[/caption] Taylor Farmer, 18, of Castalia, Ohio, was born to persevere. Her...
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