Hornady Ammunition Selected for 2009 National Trophy Rifle Matches at Camp Perry
Grand Island, Nebr. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hornady has been selected as the Official Ammunition Supplier for the 2009 National Springfield and Garand Matches, August 7 and 8, in Camp Perry, Ohio. Hornady 30-06 Garand Match Ammunition will be issued to all shooters competing in the Springfield Rifle Match, John C. Garand Match, and the Vintage Military Rifle Match.
Hornady 30-06 M1 Garand Match Ammunition is purpose built to allow safe and accurate firing of the M1 rifle, while providing match-winning accuracy. Loaded with a 168 gr A-MAXTM bullet that launches at 2,710 feet per second, Hornady M1 Garand Ammunition features carefully designed medium burn propellants that protect the M1 rifle's gas port system, meeting all SAAMI guidelines.
Competitors who wish to practice with Hornady M1 Garand ammunition prior to the National Matches can purchase it from local and national retailers as well as directly from CMP Sales.
Founded in 1949, Hornady Manufacturing Company, a second generation family owned business headquartered in Grand Island, Nebraska, has become a world leader in bullets, ammunition, reloading tools and accessories.