Cedar Springs, MI – February 10, 2015 – Applied Ballistics, LLC, has announced their Sponsorship of the Berger Bullets Southwest Nationals Long Range Shooting Competition, held February 10-15, 2015 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, in Phoenix, AZ.
The match is well known as an event that sets the standard for other matches as the nation’s premier long range competition for its discipline; with the facility offering 98 firing points and carefully maintained lines – over 300 shooters will compete for metals and awards provided by industry sponsors such as Applied Ballistics, Berger Bullets and NightForce Optics (among many others).
The Berger SWN Competition brings long range shooters together to compete in both individual and team matches, with shooters ranging from 600 to 1000 yards; and plays hosts to some of the long range communities best and most respected competitors.
Team events are a big attraction, with record setting performances raising the bar each year. The Michigan F-TR rifle team will attempt to extend their winning streak to 3 straight years.
The match features an instructional day where Bryan Litz, head ballistician for Berger Bullets and Applied Ballistics will present a ballistics class in the morning. In the afternoon, Phoenix natives and champion Long Range Shooters Mid and Nancy Tompkins present a wind reading clinic as well as interactive instruction on the firing line.
“At Applied Ballistics’, our mission is to be the complete and unbiased source of external ballistics information for long-range shooters,” stated President, Bryan Litz. “We believe in promoting mastery through understanding of the fundamentals of long range shooting; and our work is passed on to the shooting community in the form of instructional materials, which are easy to understand. Our involvement in events such as the Berger Southwest Nationals proves our commitment to the long range shooting community in that we continue to support every level of shooter and their capabilities – and are always here to help them improve.”
Look for same day coverage of this event on www.AcurateShooter.com .
About Applied Ballistics, LLC
Applied Ballistics’ mission is to be the complete and unbiased source of external ballistics information for long-range shooters. We’re highly active in R&D, constantly testing new claims, products and ideas for potential merit and dispensing with the marketing hype, which can make it so difficult for shooters to master the challenging discipline of long range shooting. We believe in the scientific method and promote mastery through understanding of the fundamentals. Our work is passed on to the shooting community in the form of instructional materials, which are easy to understand, and products such as ballistic software which runs on many platforms. If you’re a long range shooter who’s eager to learn about the science of your craft, we’re here for you.