July 22nd, 2011

NRA Smallbore Championships Kick Off with 3-Position Events

Metallic Sights Standing Competition Video
Yesterday, 21 August, marked the opening of the Smallbore 3-Position Competition at the NRA Championships in Camp Perry, Ohio. The video below shows some of the shooters during the standing segment of the Metallic Sight portion of the smallbore championship events.

Standing Position Shooting
This week, smallbore competitors compete in three different positions: Prone, Standing, and Kneeling. Here are images from the standing portion of the event.

Prone Shooting
Here is a slide-show from the prone segment of the Smallbore three-position tournament at Camp Perry. These photos were taken on 21 July, during the first relay.

Images provided courtesy the NRA Blog, used by permission, all rights reserved.

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July 22nd, 2011

Mossberg Five-Gun Training Set for Hunter Education Classes

Mossberg offers a set of non-functioning training firearms that includes the five gun types used in hunter education seminars: pump-action shotgun, semi-automatic shotgun, break-action shotgun, bolt-action rifle and lever-action rifle. Each training firearm in this set features blaze orange stock and fore-end to ensure safe, hands-on training. On each gun’s receiver, “Non-Functioning Gun” is clearly engraved.

Mossberg Hunter Safety gun training set

Each gun comes packed in an individual soft case and the set can be purchased with or without a rolling travel case. Iver Mossberg, CEO of O.F. Mossberg & Sons, stated: “We are pleased to offer this 5-gun training set, allowing students to learn safe gun-handling with actual firearms that have been disabled.” The Mossberg 5-Gun Training Set is available for $1,300 and the set with a handy, rolling travel case is available for $1,500. For more info please contact Mossberg Law Enforcement Sales at Conservation@mossberg.com or call (203) 230-5300.

5-Gun Training Set Technical Specifications

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July 22nd, 2011

Gear Give-Away Contest from Midsouth Shooters Supply

Midsouth Shooters Supply, one of AccurateShooter.com’s long-term sponsors, is running a Gear Give-Away Contest to promote Midsouth’s Hunting University TV show. It’s easy to enter and no purchase is necessary. Simply click the link at right, let the page load, then fill in your name, email address, and optional comment. Prizes are donated by name-brand manufacturers, including Bad Bull, Gamo (airguns), Hornady, Hevi-Shot, Hypertech, and Limbsaver. Prizes will include Hats, Ammo, Hunting Gear, and Hunting Trips! Entry is free, just click to load the Contest Entry Page.

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