This is my first post to the blog so bear with me... The LGC has run informal bullseye handgun postal matches for several years.The matches were introduced by LGC Forum member Paco, who maintained them until taking an extended leave about a year ago. Forum member...read more
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By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – A pack of record-setters emerged during the 2018 National Matches Games events in August. The John C. Garand Match alone saw new overall, junior and senior records, while the Vintage Military Match also established new scores in the junior and senior categories. The Games are facilitated by the Civilian Marksmanship Continue Reading
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More great defensive preparedness articles for you this week!
Making your home into a fortress (?)
I’ll acknowledge that the author of this article goes a little over the top at times, and that I think his mania for protecting his identity is a little silly in this day and age, but his article has some excellent information and looks at the topic in a logical, organized manner. It’s well worth reading.
You’re ready — but what …
By Gary Anderson, DCM Emeritus Three-Position Air Rifle shooting is the most popular junior rifle program in the USA. Its massive participation base includes more than 2,000 JROTC high school programs, hundreds of 4-H Shooting Sports clubs and several hundred junior rifle clubs. An estimated 250,000 to 300,000 youth participate annually in three-position air rifle programs, with many of them engaging Continue Readingread more
By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Those looking for a place to fire in recreational rifle competition during the fall will have a chance on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts an As-Issued M1 Garand, Springfield, Vintage and Modern Military (GSMM) Match on Petrarca Range at Camp Perry. Registration opens on Oct. Continue Reading
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By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) has extended its reach to those wanting to learn more about rifle marksmanship safety and fundamentals by now offering remote, regional Small Arms Firing School (SAFS) throughout the year. The SAFS program has been a staple event at the Camp Perry National Matches since 1918 – educating thousands of individuals Continue Reading
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The ability to judge risk is critical to the long game of self defense. (As it happens, it’s also critical to efficient preparedness, investing your retirement funds wisely, and the choice between flying or driving to your vacation destination.) Yet, despite its importance, it’s very rarely talked about — especially in the self defense community.
“You never know where evil will strike!”
While it’s true that evil can strike anywhere, anytime, the reality is that it strikes more often …
By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Talladega 600, a marksmanship retreat, is set to begin Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, and will offer a variety of competitive and learning events through Sunday, Dec. 9, at CMP’s own Talladega Marksmanship Park in Alabama. Known as “A Southern Classic,” matches to be fired at the Talladega Continue Reading
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By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer ANNISTON, Ala. – Registration is now open for the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) annual Dixie Double Air Rifle and Air Pistol Competition, set to fire Nov. 3-4, 2018, in Alabama. Hosting some of the best men, women and junior competitors from around the country, including members of the Army Marksmanship Unit and other national-level athletes, Continue Reading
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