Category Archives: The First Shot

The First Shot – CMP Online Magazine

New Rifle Events Added to the 2018 Western CMP Games Schedule

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer PHOENIX, Ariz. – The 15th annual Western Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Travel Games is set to bring another round of marksmanship events to the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, Oct. 16-22, 2018, with a fresh lineup of challenging competitions. The week-long series of vintage and service rifle recreational matches is open to competitors of...
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Spots Still Available for CMP’s Extended 2018 New England Travel Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer JERICHO, Vt. – Join us below the beautiful Vermont mountainside for another series of rifle and pistol matchups during the annual Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) New England Travel Games, Sept. 18-24, 2018. The event is held at the Camp Ethan Allen National Guard Training Site and is hosted by the Vermont...
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Grizzlies Fire New Record Score in Junior Competition at 2018 National Trophy Rifle Matches

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Junior athletes raised the competitive bar during the 2018 National Trophy Rifle Matches, as one team’s members collectively registered a new National Record score with their noteworthy performances. [caption id="attachment_19593" align="aligncenter" width="604"] The California Grizzlies Shilen set a new National Record in the NTT event.[/caption] California Grizzlies Shilen earned...
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