Recent Posts by Christine Elder

2016 First Shot Ceremony

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer [caption id="attachment_13000" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] The First Shot Ceremony is open to the public and seating is available for the ceremony.[/caption] CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Come see the historical grounds of Camp Perry on Monday, July 11, as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) in conjunction with its partners the National Rifle Association and...
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Registration Open for Inaugural New England CMP Travel Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer JERICHO, Vt. – Enthusiastic rifle and pistol shooters are encouraged to sign up now for the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) latest travel games installment – the New England CMP Games, to be held Sept. 14-18, 2016, in Jericho, Vt. Registration officially opens June 1. The New England Games will take place at...
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CMP Club News: Abraham Lincoln High School JROTC

A Letter From Lieutenant Colonel Steve Osterholzer, the Senior Army Instructor of the JROTC program at Abraham Lincoln High School Hello from Abraham Lincoln High School JROTC, My name is Lieutenant Colonel Steve Osterholzer, the Senior Army Instructor of the JROTC program at Abraham Lincoln High School in Denver, CO.  I’m writing to share a bit about...
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Camp Perry to Host Final Rifle and Pistol Rio Olympic Trials

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – After months of competition, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is proud to announce that the Gary Anderson CMP Competition Center will offer the first glimpse of the completed 2016 Olympic Rifle and Pistol teams traveling to Rio de Janeiro for the XXXI Olympiad as they are chosen...
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