In 2016, the CMP celebrated 20 years of successfully implementing its mission of promoting marksmanship competition and safety.
Dates for the 2017 lineup of the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Garand-Springfield-Military (GSM) Master Instructor Courses have been released.
For the last decade, the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Camp Perry Open has been a thrilling and unique destination for air rifle and air pistol competitors.
Registration has officially begun for the CMP 2017 Advanced Maintenance Clinics. Interested persons may register now until Dec. 2, 2017.
The targets feature state-of-the-art technology and remove the need for pit duty while also providing other innovative qualities designed for competitors.
The targets, exclusively crafted by Kongsberg Target Systems (KTS) for CMP’s ranges, were installed Nov. 7-11.
CMP is pleased to announce planning is underway for a number of new and exciting programs for the 2018 National Matches at Camp Perry, Ohio.
The match served as the last on CMP’s old target system, with an entirely new firing line of technology after firing completed in the range on Sunday.
After months of intense competition, the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Monthly Match League has come to a close. The league is an added competition.
CMP is delighted to again award exemplary student-athletes for the 2017-2018 school year in their future endeavors through its annual scholarship program.
The CMP’s JRC train high-school age junior shooters on intermediate and advanced air rifle marksmanship skills through various exercises and demonstrations.
Finding his way to the top of the pack of new and experienced marksmen came to Caden as as he gained his first taste of highpower competition.
Like tumbleweeds in the wind, nearly 200 marksmen and women rolled through the desert to fire in one of the CMP’s most unique matches of the year – the Western CMP Travel Games.
Supporting a growing number of shotgun events over the last year, Talladega stood as the venue for the Harvester Christian Shotgun Sporting Clays Shoot.
Join us as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts its first Garand & Modern Military Match on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, on its new Petrarca Range electronic targets.
Babes with Bullets is a traveling firearms academy for women, taught by national women’s shooting sports champions, that has produced successful camps across the country for the past 12 years.
The CMP will officially open for registration on Nov. 1, 2016, for any junior air gun marksman involved in 4-H, Scouts, American Legion, club or JROTC.
Our current MegaLink Target Systems will be available for purchase as we upgrade to an optical target system by Kongsberg Target Systems in our air gun ranges.
The following series highlights questions asked of current college student athletes and coaches – some of whom are alumni of the Civilian Marksmanship Program. The series will cover how juniors…..
The match is a three-position air rifle tournament that follows the 3×20 course of fire.
The CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park hosted its first state shotgun event as the 2016 Alabama State Sporting Clays Championship competed.
Those who missed the inaugural New England Games passed up an incredible opportunity for leisurely competition, social amusement and unforgettable marksmanship memories below the beautiful…..
The 13th Annual Western Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Games and Creedmoor Cup Matches will return to the Ben Avery Shooting Facility Oct. 7-16, 2016 for another series of rifle events.
The 2016-2017 JROTC Postal Competition will officially open today on Sept. 26, 2016, for young cadets in Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force JROTC programs who are interested in competing…..
Be a part of the new “Southern Classic” as The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts its second Talladega 600 – the perfect getaway for rifle, pistol and shotgun enthusiasts.
Only two air gun Monthly Matches remain in 2016 as the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) competition centers undergo modernizing renovations in the fall.
Are you a lady who would like to learn how to use a pistol? The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) will be welcoming a Babes with Bullets Handgun Camp to its Talladega Marksmanship Park.
Three-Position Air Rifle shooting is one of the most popular youth shooting programs in America. Its massive participation base includes more than 2,000 JROTC programs in schools, hundreds…..
The Legacy Series commemorated those who helped shape the nation’s longest-running series of championship and recreational rifle events in America – the National Matches.
Back on American soil, as the Olympians made strides in female sports on a global level, the women in Ohio were proving they too compete to succeed.
The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is pleased to introduce 10 innovative electronic targets available for Open Public Shooting at Camp Perry.
Be a part of the new “Southern Classic” as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts its second Talladega 600 – the perfect getaway for rifle, pistol and shotgun enthusiasts.
Jim Laughland, 77, of Timonium, Md., was the honorary presenter of the Alice Bull Trophy during the 2016 National Trophy Rifle Matches at Camp Perry.
The first medal awarded during the 2016 Rio Olympic Games was in Women’s Air Rifle. 19-year old Ginny Thrasher had a golden performance during her first Olympic appearance.
In only his third trip to Camp Perry for the National Matches, SGT Joseph Hall, 30, of the U.S. Army Reserve (USAR) team, overtook the field of powerful competitors to become the Overall…..
In an unbelievable individual performance, Sgt. Antonio DiConza, 25, of the U.S. Marine Corps and Fredericksburg, VA, cleaned the entire course during the National Trophy Rifle Team Match with…..
Keith Stephens, 44, of College Station, Texas, earned the top honor during the 2016 President’s Rifle Match on July 25, firing a remarkable score of 393-17x.
Aggressive thunder and lightning during the Small Arms Firing School (SAFS) evacuated nearly 430 competitors from Viale Range immediately after a pit change.
Project Appleseed is a non-profit educational organization operated by volunteer instructors dedicated to maintaining the ideals and traditions of the Founding generation of our country.
Will Murray, 39, of Charleston, S.C., was an elated and wide-eyed visitor to Camp Perry during the 2016 National Trophy Pistol Matches.