Mark Itzstein Captures 2nd at ICORE Cup

Secure Firearm Products Shooting Team Member Mark Itzstein Captures 2nd at ICORE Cup

Secure Firearm Products
Secure Firearm Products

Carl Junction, Mo. –-( Secure Firearm Products shooting team member Mark Itzstein captured 2nd Place in Open Revolver at the Third Annual ICORE Cup, held Oct. 9-11 in Byram, Missisippi this past weekend.

Itzstein posted a total time score of 141.44 behind Jerry Miculek’s score of 123.81. Last year, Itzstein won 1st Place Open Revolver and Overall 1st Place Winner at the ICORE Cup, hosted by the Mississippi Revolver Association.

Secure Firearm Team Member Mark Itzstein
Secure Firearm Team Member Mark Itzstein

Itzstein started shooting in 1999 and quickly established his presence in the shooting world. A native Australian, he joined the Secure Firearm Products Shooting Team in 2007, a year after relocating to the United States.

Victories to his credit include winning multiple Asia Pacific Masters Games medals as well as becoming a two-time winner of Australian International Confederation of Revolver Enthusiasts (ICORE) Nationals. In addition, Itzstein’s impressive career has included regularly placing in the top at the International Revolver Championships, winning multiple ICORE regional and state title matches in the U.S. and Australia and earning numerous top three finishes at the Steel Challenge in Open Revolver.

ICORE promotes action competition shooting with revolvers and combines elements of the Bianchi Cup, IPSC and the Steel Challenge into demanding competition exclusively for revolvers.

Click on this link to review 2009 ICORE Cup results:

Secure Firearm Products Shooting Team members include:
Mark Itzstein, Ryan McQuilty, Karl Piper, Warren Piper, David Surgi, Paul Surgi and Sydney Surgi. Junior members are Tiffany Piper, Aaron Surgi, Theresa Surgi and Louis Surgi. The Secure Team is represented in the United States, New Zealand and Australia. The team competes in the following shooting disciplines: NRA Action Pistol, ICORE, USPSA, IPSC and Steel Challenge.

About Secure Firearm Products
Secure Firearm Products is a family owned and operated business. The Surgi family has been in the manufacturing business for over 60 years, and has developed and manufactured a high quality line of products for shooting sports enthusiasts and professionals since 2001. Their product line includes high security firearms cases, wall vaults and shooting target systems.

For more information about Secure Firearms Products visit their website at or call (417) 649-7277.