Older Generation of Women Dominate in Air Rifle Bench Matches

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TTAG often pokes fun at OFWGs. (If you don’t know what that stands for I’m not going to tell you). Truth be told, OFWGs are the gun rights movement’s silent…

Multiple Medalist Rhode, Other Shooters Snubbed By Big Name Corporate Sponsors

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“‘The big mystery is how someone like Kim isn’t part of the Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, and the Olympics sponsor push,’ (Rhode’s agent Patrick) Quinn said by phone from Chicago….

With Bronze, Kim Rhode Becomes First Woman to Win Individual Medals in Six Olympic Games

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By medaling in skeet today, shotgunner Kim Rhode did something no other woman has ever done. “The 37-year-old American won a medal for her sixth consecutive Olympics on Friday, capturing…

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TTAG Gun Hero of the Day: Gold Medal Olympian Kim Rhode

When Olympic athletes speak out in favor of “progressive” causes, they make front page news in the United States. But when a multiple gold medal winner at multiple Olympics speaks…

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WVU Champion Shooter Ginny Thrasher Wins First Gold of Olympic Games

“American shooter Ginny Thrasher won the first gold medal of the Rio Olympics, pulling off an upset in the women’s 10-meter air rifle event Saturday morning. Thrasher, 19, beat silver medalist Du Li of China in the final…

Advice for 3 Gun Competition Noobs From a 3 Gun Noob

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Reader Austin Knudsen writes: Last fall, I competed in my first real 3-Gun match, the Seekins Precision 3 Gun Team M<atch at the Parma Rod and Gun Club outside Parma,…

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Texas State Rifle Association Foundation Ag Clays State Tournament Champs

Austin, TX – The Texas State Rifle Association Foundation, Inc. (TSRAF), a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization that raises funds in support of a wide range of firearm-related public interest activities of…

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The Truth About 6.5mm Ammo

Ask anyone. Look on internet forums or in print magazines. Strike up a conversation at your local gun store. You’ll hear it everywhere: the 6.5mm family of rounds are like a mystical laser…

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CMP Competition Series 4: Building Balance for Better Shooting

I was a runner in college. I sprinted five miles a day every day cross-country like some sort of Dutch-German T-1000.  I ended-up paying for it in full this year, during months of…

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Match Director: Competition Makes You a Better Shooter [Contest Entry]

By RenagadeDave Practical pistol shooting is lauded by many as the ultimate in preparing for self-defense, while dismissed by others as potentially getting you killed in the streets. Regardless, the simulated…

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Getting Started in CMP Competition – Part 3: Choosing Your Ammo

(Find Part 1 and Part 2 in the series at these links.) By now you should have your CMP rifle in hand. A question I’m often asked is whether or…