Sponsorship Grows for Midnight 3-Gun Invitational & Congressman Kurt Schrader Visits

Congressman Kurt Schrader Visits
Congressman Kurt Schrader of Oregon examines a CTC Defense laser sighting system in the company’s factory in Wilsonville, Oregon as the company founder, Lewis Danielson, observes.
Crimson Trace
Crimson Trace

Wilsonville, OR – -(Ammoland.com)- Crimson Trace, the leading brand of laser sights and tactical lighting products for firearms, reports that sponsorship of the world’s premier 3-Gun competition—the 2nd Annual Crimson Trace Midnight 3-Gun Invitational (M3GI)—continues to grow.  Among the sponsors are Danner, Ergo Grip and Optics Planet.

“Optics Planet is thrilled to be the Exclusive Retail Partner of the Second Annual Crimson Trace Midnight 3-Gun Invitational,” said Kelly Bertog, Optics Planet Senior Account Manager. “We pride ourselves on serving the most demanding enthusiasts and professionals, and this unique event provides the perfect opportunity to engage with those that share our passion for shooting sports and gear.”

Competing in this event requires many types of gear, including durable footwear.

“Danner is thrilled to be joining the Midnight 3-Gun Invitational for the second year in a row,” said Laurie Shaw, LaCrosse/Danner Director of Marketing. “This unique event allows us the venue to engage with many of the nation’s best 3-gun competitors and some of the most respected voices in the industry. We’re proud to bring our story of premium, performance footwear – crafted in Portland, Oregon – to the elite audience at M3GI.”

Across America, 3-Gun events such as this one are where gear ideas are born—and equipment is tested.

“Ergo Grip is an avid supporter of 3-gun events across the country,” reports company representative Matt Foster.  “The Crimson Trace Midnight 3-Gun Invitational is one of the most challenging, unique and exciting 3-gun competitions in the world, and Ergo Grip definitely had to be a part of it.  We’re proud and excited to support and participate in this event.”

ERGO Grip develops and manufactures high performance small arms accessories.

The nation’s top 3-Gun competitors will descend on Bend, Oregon and be shooting for prizes that include guns, gear and up to $10,000 in cash.

Other M3GI sponsors include: National Shooting Sports Foundation, Leupold & Stevens, FLIR, Nosler, Primary Weapons Systems, Colt Competition, Warne Scope Mounts, Leatherman, Rubber City Armory, GemTech, FNH, Stag Arms, Sur-Tac, Freedom Munitions, Gemtech, Hornady, PWS, Samson, X Products, I2 Technologies, Springer Precision, Brownell’s, Daniel Defense, MGM Targets, and Otis Technology.


Crimson Trace—based in Wilsonville, Oregon—is the acknowledged industry leader for laser sighting systems and tactical lighting for firearms. The company produces award-winning innovations, including: Lasergrips and Laserguard® with red and green lasers, as well as Lightguard™ –all with Instinctive Activation ™. Additionally, the company’s product line includes the best-in-class Defender Series™ and Rail Master® platforms – all of which are proudly designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA. Crimson Trace sets the industry standard in comprehensive customer service that is available 24/7 at 800-442-2406.