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The USPSA Pistol Caliber Carbine Nationals
The USPSA Pistol Caliber Carbine Nationals
Nashville, TN -(AmmoLand.com)-  It is the fastest-growing division in action shooting. PCC is scored on speed and accuracy on the handgun targets used in practical shooting, but employing AR derivatives chambered for pistol cartridges, most often 9mm. Plus, searching and finding Civil War History buried in the ground in Tennessee and in the rivers that flowed through the battlefields dividing blue and...

USA Clay Target League Sets New Record With Over 10,000 Athletes In Fall Season
USA Clay Target League Sets New Record With Over 10,000 Athletes In Fall Season
St. Paul, MN – -(AmmoLand.com)- The USA Clay Target League, the nation’s largest youth clay target shooting sport program with over 35,000 athletes in 2019, has set a new Fall Season record with over 10,700 athletes participating, a 25% increase over last fall.

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The record-setting participation is after a difficult spring that saw

The History of US Service Rifles
The History of US Service Rifles
Nashville, TN -(AmmoLand.com)- The Trapdoor was the first cartridge firing service rifle that was much faster to use than the cap and ball rifles it replaced, even though rapid fire was not the original priority. But the Trapdoor was the beginning of the evolution to better and faster to cycle service rifles, adopted over the next 100 years, that most often put superior firepower...

SSSF Awards $55,000 In Scholarships to Clay Target and Action Shooting Students
SSSF Awards $55,000 In Scholarships to Clay Target and Action Shooting Students

U.S.A.-(AmmoLand.com)- Continuing the SSSF Scholarship Program, the 501(c)(3) foundation has awarded 150 graduating senior athletes with $500 scholarships for the 2019/2020 season. Since 2013, the SSSF has awarded over $500,000 in scholarship funds benefiting over 600 student-athletes, from nearly all 50 states in the Scholastic Clay Target and Scholastic Action Shooting programs.

Qualified graduating seniors...