McLean, Va. –-(Ammoland.com)- After a grueling but successful match season, Team FNH USA Captain Larry Houck is set to compete in the championship match of the 2013 – 2014 FNH USA 3-Gun Nation Pro Series, dubbed Rumble on the Range.
This end-of-season invitational match carries a total grand prize of $50,000 sponsored by Leupold Tactical Optics and NRA Sports among other awesome prizes. The final showdown begins with a bracket-style elimination format whittling down the thirty invited Pro Series shooters to the final top eight, who will move on to compete in a man-on-man elimination format for the coveted title, 3-Gun Nation Champion.
The third installment of the annual finale match will be held Wednesday, January 15, 2014 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM PT at the Clark County Shooting Park roughly 40 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. Attendance at the event is expected to exceed the over 800 spectators of last year’s finale.
“All of us at FNH USA extend their congratulations on a great 2013 season to Larry and Team FNH USA,” said Ken Pfau, FNH USA Senior Vice President for Commercial Sales.
“The sport of 3-gun and has been a large part of our commitment to furthering the shooting sports and we cannot wait to be cheering on the competitors Wednesday night!”
“Excited does not begin to define my feelings about competing in the championship this year – ecstatic, maybe!” said Larry Houck, Sales Support Manager for FNH USA and Team FNH USA Captain. “2013 has been a great year for the team and I’m proud to be representing them in the finale.”
“The sport of 3-Gun has exploded in popularity over the past couple of years” said Pete Brown, 3-Gun Nation President.
“We have been very fortunate to have a title sponsor in FNH USA, who has been instrumental in the growth of this sport not only through their sponsorship of 3-Gun Nation, but also by supporting 3-Gun matches all over the country.”
The 2013 – 2014 FNH USA Pro Series Championship Finale will be aired in the summer of 2014 with coverage provided on 3gunnation.com and in the 3-Gun Nation Magazine. For live updates from the finale, be sure to follow FNH USA on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Exclusive photos, videos and shot-by-shot action will be posted throughout the event.
FNH USA, LLC is a U.S. subsidiary of FN Herstal S.A., a global leader in the development and manufacturing of high-quality, reliable firearms for the military, law enforcement and commercial markets. A pioneer in innovative firearm technology since the days of John M. Browning, the company supplies a variety of products to customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. Based in McLean, VA with manufacturing operations in Columbia, SC, FNH USA is responsible for all U.S.-based sales and marketing efforts.
Team FNH USA is the practical shooting team sponsored by FNH USA. The team is comprised of 15 world-class shooters who come from all walks of life – law enforcement, military, musicians, industry experts, etc. All have come together because of their love of shooting and their dedication to growing the professional sport of 3-gun competition. In addition to showcasing the latest in firearms technology and innovation, team members also serve as ambassadors for all shooting sports, promoting sportsmanship, integrity and respect in each and every match. For more information, please visit www.fnhusa.com/l/about/team-
The 3-Gun Nation Championship Shoot-Off Finale is the culminating event for the 2013-2014 FNH USA 3-Gun Nation Pro Series Tour, a six-event series of matches featuring an elite field of the top 54 3-gun competitors in the country. For more information about 3-gun competition, visit http://3gunnation.com.