Category Archives: The First Shot

The First Shot – CMP Online Magazine

Record Crowd Fires in Rifle and Pistol Events During 2017 Oklahoma Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer [caption id="attachment_15529" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Competitors at the Oklahoma Games had the opportunity to fire on CMP's highpower mobile electronic targets.[/caption] OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Oklahoma Travel Games again fired on the brushed ranges of Oklahoma City Gun Club April 5-9, 2017. This year, a group of...
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Registration Open for Upcoming GSM Rifle Matches at CMP’s New Petrarca Range

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Register now for your chance to fire in one of the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Garand-Springfield-Modern/Vintage Military (GSM) matches being held on the enhanced Petrarca Range at Camp Perry in May, June and November. The GSM Match combines prone slow fire, prone from standing rapid fire and standing...
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Team CMP Feature – Robert Taylor

By Ashely Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Travel Games event season is now underway, as the first of the match series fired April 5-9 at the Oklahoma City Gun Club in Oklahoma City. CMP Travel Games, featuring a variety of rifle and pistol competitions and clinics, are scheduled throughout the year around the...
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First Quarter Results Now In From CMP’s Aces Air Gun Postal Matches

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer On March 30, the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) wrapped up the first of four quarters of its Aces Postal competition. Nearly 200 air gun competitors fired upon paper or electronic targets at their home ranges to be scored by the CMP and compared alongside other competitors from around the nation. Given...
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