NRA Reacts to the Reported Withdrawal of the David Chipman Nomination

Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association today celebrates a major victory for our members and law-abiding gun owners as news reports indicate the nomination of David Chipman to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will be withdrawn.  “This critical win is thanks to NRA members who flooded their senators’ offices with texts,… Continue reading NRA Reacts to the Reported Withdrawal of the David Chipman Nomination

CMP Club News: Maryland Junior Coach Norris Diefenderfer Retires After Nearly 50 Years

Norris Diefenderfer and members of the Antietam Junior Rifle Club, taken at the Chambersburg Rod and Gun Club in 2017

Info Submitted by George Kuhne, Everett Junior Rifle Club A long-time legendary coach with the Antietam Junior Rifle Club from Hagerstown, Maryland, is retiring after nearly 50 years coaching junior athletes. Norris Diefenderfer, 85, came to the sport of rifle indirectly in May of 1973 when the leader of the Washington County, Maryland, 4-H rifle… Continue reading CMP Club News: Maryland Junior Coach Norris Diefenderfer Retires After Nearly 50 Years

Important Announcement: NRA Annual Meeting Cancellation

FAIRFAX, Va.  – Due to concern over the safety of our NRA family and community, we regret to inform you that we have decided to cancel the 2021 Annual Meeting & Exhibits. This cancellation applies to all events and meetings that were scheduled in Houston. We will provide future notification regarding a rescheduled date for the annual… Continue reading Important Announcement: NRA Annual Meeting Cancellation

MidwayUSA Named Official Sponsor of 2021 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

FAIRFAX, Va.  – The National Rifle Association is proud to thank MidwayUSA as the official sponsor of its 150th Annual Meeting & Exhibits to be held on Houston Sept. 3 -5. “Freedom and liberty have no greater friend than Brenda and Larry Potterfield.  They are steadfast in virtue and support of our Second Amendment and the… Continue reading MidwayUSA Named Official Sponsor of 2021 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits

CMP’s Talladega Hosts Instructor Development Classes in Fall 2021

The CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park regularly hosts internal events as well as programs from outside entities.

TALLADEGA, Ala. – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) will play host to two law enforcement firearm Instructor Development Classes and three GLOCK Armorer Training Events, each set at Talladega Marksmanship Park in Alabama. Labeled “The Home of Marksmanship,” CMP’s Talladega Marksmanship Park regularly offers a number of rifle, pistol and shotgun opportunities for guests to… Continue reading CMP’s Talladega Hosts Instructor Development Classes in Fall 2021

CMP Club News: Adult, Junior Pair Earns Separate CMP Distinguished Badge Milestones at Ohio Rifle Match

Friends Madelyn Schnelle and Scott Schneider both earned EIC points in June – Madelyn her first and Scott his final.

On Saturday, June 5, and Sunday, June 6, the Miami Rifle & Pistol Club near Cincinnati, Ohio, held a weekend of outdoor rifle competitions, where a pair of marksmen discovered both ends of the Excellence-In-Competition (EIC) point spectrum in their journeys toward a coveted Distinguished Rifleman Badge. A total of 39 competitors participated in the… Continue reading CMP Club News: Adult, Junior Pair Earns Separate CMP Distinguished Badge Milestones at Ohio Rifle Match

NRA Hunters’ Leadership Forum Supports Hunters for the Hungry Programs

Fairfax, Va. – The NRA Hunters’ Leadership Forum (HLF) is pleased to announce a new level of support for Hunters for the Hungry (HFH), including the creation of a $50,000 fund available to affiliates throughout the country. An NRA-supported initiative, Hunters for the Hungry donates millions of meals to charities and programs focused on feeding the… Continue reading NRA Hunters’ Leadership Forum Supports Hunters for the Hungry Programs

NRA Reopens Public Range Fund for Qualifying Projects

Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce the reopening of NRA’s Public Range Fund. Established in 2009, the NRA Public Range Fund is a grant matching program that encourages city and county governments, along with state or federal agencies, to work with NRA to build and improve public ranges across the United… Continue reading NRA Reopens Public Range Fund for Qualifying Projects

NRA Announces 150th Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston

Fairfax, Va.  – The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce its 150th Annual Meeting & Exhibits to be held in Houston Sept. 3 through 5, 2021. The bigger-than-ever exhibit hall will feature more than 800 exhibitors and acres of the latest guns, knives, optics, ammo and accessories available. The NRA is excited to host its… Continue reading NRA Announces 150th Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston

NRA Announces 150th Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston

Fairfax, Va.  – The National Rifle Association is pleased to announce its 150th Annual Meeting & Exhibits to be held in Houston Sept. 3 through 5, 2021. The bigger-than-ever exhibit hall will feature more than 800 exhibitors and acres of the latest guns, knives, optics, ammo and accessories available. The NRA is excited to host its… Continue reading NRA Announces 150th Annual Meetings & Exhibits in Houston