Category Archives: The First Shot

The First Shot – CMP Online Magazine

CMP Seeking Current College Athletes as 2018 Summer Camp Counselors

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is seeking qualified individuals to fill counselor positions for its Junior Rifle Camps program for the 2018 season. This premier program has an established history of providing the highest quality three-position and international air rifle instruction in the country for high school athletes. Camp Counselor positions are...
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Junior Athletes: Apply Now for CMP’s $1,000 Scholarships

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is delighted to again award exemplary student-athletes for the 2018-2019 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. The deadline for application submission...
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CMP Unveils New National Matches Junior Smallbore/Air Rifle Camp for July

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) has revamped the Junior Smallbore and Air Rifle Camp traditionally held during the National Matches at Camp Perry, offering an evolved set of intermediate and advanced skills training to junior marksmanship athletes. [caption id="attachment_17771" align="aligncenter" width="604"] The Smallbore training will take place at...
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Talladega Marksmanship Park February Event Schedule

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) exclusive Talladega Marksmanship Park is a 500-acre outdoor firearm range facility for rifle, pistol and shotgun. The park contains some of the latest technological advances in the realm of marksmanship, including electronic targets and scoring monitors, and is a must-see destination for enthusiasts. Featuring 50-, 100-, 200-,...
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