Category Archives: The First Shot

The First Shot – CMP Online Magazine

Register Now for the CMP Gary Anderson Invitational Junior Air Rifle Event

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio; ANNISTON, Ala. – Registration is now open for one of the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) leading events into the junior air rifle competition season. The Gary Anderson Invitational, held Dec. 7-8, 2019, at the CMP South Competition Center in Anniston, Ala., and Dec. 7 at the Gary Anderson CMP...
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Fox, Williams Lead Year of Records During 2019 CMP New England Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer JERICHO, Vt. – Coming fresh off of an impressive showing at the National Matches at Camp Perry in July as the overall rifle aggregate competitor, James Fox, 34, of Albany, OR, continued showing off his marksmanship skills at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) New England Games event, fired Sept. 16-22, 2019,...
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Register Now for CMP’s 2019 Talladega 600 Marksmanship Event in November

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) annual Talladega 600, a marksmanship retreat for the last five years, is set to begin Tuesday, Nov. 19, and will offer a variety of competitive and learning events through Sunday, Nov. 24, at CMP’s own Talladega Marksmanship Park in Alabama. Normally fired in...
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