McLean, Va. –-(Ammoland.com)- FNH USA, LLC is pleased to announce its platinum sponsorship of the ‘Olin C. Barjenbruch’ Falling Plate event at the 35th Anniversary MidwayUSA and NRA Bianchi Cup National Championship.
This year’s event will take place May 21-24, 2014 at Green Valley Rifle and Pistol Club in Columbia, MO
The Falling Plate side-event, officially called the ‘Olin (Oli) C. Barjenbruch Falling Plate Event,’ is the final stop in the tournament for competitors and requires them to fire a single shot at each of the six plates at distances ranging from 10 to 25 yards under the pressure of a ticking clock.
In addition, Team FNH USA will be conducting a separate side event for competitors at the Bianchi Cup. Shooters will compete in a 3-Gun-style competition with the FN SCAR 16S carbine, the FN SLP Competition semi-automatic shotgun and the FNS-9 Longslide, all for a chance to take home an FN firearm of their own. *Side-event firearms and ammunition provided for competitors by FNH USA.
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 14 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-