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CMP Monthly Air Gun Match Competitions Resume in September

By Jennifer Green, CMP Contributor After the busy National Matches this summer, the Monthly Match Air Gun Program is...

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Slee Claims Seventh O-Class Win During 2024 Rimfire Sporter Match

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Steven Slee, 60, of Dimondale, MI, continued to add hardware...

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Junior Feature: Shiloh Hargrove

By Jennifer Green, CMP Contributor Close to 200 competitors descended on the Gary Anderson CMP Competition Center in June...

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Junior Feature: Sam Adkins

By Sheri Trusty, CMP Contributor Sam Adkins didn’t expect to become the Individual 3P Precision Champion at the 2024...

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Olympic Gold Medal, Messages of Hope Mark CMP’s 2024 First Shot Ceremony

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – On the evening of July 15, the Civilian Marksmanship...

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Electronic Targets Set to Make Debut at CMP’s 2024 National Mid/Long Range Matches!

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is excited to announce...

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Wood, Carr Claim Multiple Titles at 2024 Talladega Warm-Up Matches

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. – Over the weekend of June 27-30, the Civilian Marksmanship Program...

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Register Today for CMP’s New England Games & Highpower Matches

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer JERICHO, Vt. – Registration is now available for the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP)...

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Junior Sabrina Smith, Others Lead CMP’s First Camp Perry Warm-Up Matches

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Over 160 competitors took to the firing line June...

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Power Outage Interrupts 2024 CMP National Sporter Air Rifle Championship

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Staff Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The 2024 National Three-Position Sporter Air Rifle Championship, hosted...

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Test Your Competitive Strength During the 2024 Ohio Triple Crown

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Are you a pistol competitor looking for an exciting challenge...

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Reach Your Marksmanship Goals Through CMP’s Advanced Highpower Clinic

By Ashley Dugan, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Those marksmen and women hoping to finetune their rifle skills...

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