A National Matches Summer of Adventure

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A National Matches Summer of Adventure

Postby JU-87 » Mon Aug 28, 2017 8:26 pm

I posted this here, (instead of in Compititions and Events) in a effort to reach more readers.
Folks- you GOTTA go here! at least once. Start with "Small Arms Firing School" like I did. 8)

A National Matches Summer of Adventure
By Gary Anderson, DCM Emeritus

One of the greatest summer adventures a young
shooter can have is to shoot in the National Matches.
These historic shooting championships take place every
summer at Camp Perry, Ohio and junior shooters are
especially welcome. The Matches are a unique experience
because no other rifle and pistol competition in America
has so many participants, so much pageantry and tradition,
so many outstanding training opportunities and so many
championship competitions in different rifle and pistol

http://thecmp.org/wp-content/uploads/A- ... re_web.pdf
"A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises, I advise the gun... Let your gun, therefore, be the constant companion of your walks." Thomas Jefferson, 1785.

Read "War is a Racket" by MG Smedly Butler,USMC. He knew war,and was awarded the Medal of Honor twice. http://warisaracket.org/

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