Tag: USA Shooting Rifle and Pistol

  • U.S. Mixed Team Magic Ends Trap Competition at Pan Am Games

    U.S. Mixed Team Magic Ends Trap Competition at  Pan Am Games

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – July 30, 2019) – Three events, three gold and silver medals and two huge quotas. That’s the takeaway from the 2019 Pan American Games Trap competition for Team USA as events ended Wednesday with more podium domination, this time in Trap Mixed Team.  Today’s podium presence in Lima, Peru adds to […]

  • U.S. Men’s Trap Quota Quest Quelled After Gold & Silver at Pan Am Games; Men’s 3P Rifle Duplicates Effort

    U.S. Men’s Trap Quota Quest Quelled After Gold & Silver at Pan Am Games; Men’s 3P Rifle Duplicates Effort

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – July 30, 2019) –  If you could listen well enough, you might have heard the collective sigh of relief exhaled nationwide earlier today following one particular result at the 2019 Pan American Games. It came at the exact moment when Brazil’s Roberto Schmits was eliminated from the Men’s Trap competition in third place. […]

  • Carroll Achieves World Title as U.S. Trap Team Combines for Eight Top-15s & Two Team Titles at World Championships

    Carroll Achieves World Title as U.S. Trap Team Combines for Eight Top-15s & Two Team Titles at World Championships

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – July 3, 2019) – In honor of America’s birthday, Ashley Carroll ensured that the U.S. Flag would wave and the Star-Spangled Banner would echo from the range in Lonato, Italy as she was crowned World Champion in Women’s Trap.  Led by Carroll, Team USA’s Trap shooting contingent got the fireworks started early in celebration […]

  • America’s Shotgun Team Set to Try and Raise the Flag in Italy

    America’s Shotgun Team Set to Try and  Raise the Flag in Italy

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – July 1, 2019) – Best in the World.  That’s the goal for USA Shooting’s 24 team members competing at the 2019 International Shooting Sports Federation (ISSF) Shotgun World Championships starting Tuesday in Lonato del Garda, Italy.  Two team members have previously claimed that title in their careers, but crave to retain the […]

  • Olympians Dominate Rifle/Pistol National Championships

    Olympians Dominate Rifle/Pistol National Championships

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – June 27, 2019) – Two Olympians and a promising Olympic hopeful dominated their events to win national titles on a nine-hour day of exciting shooting action that included seven event Finals taking place at the 2019 USA Shooting Rifle/Pistol National Championships.  Olympic champion Ginny Thrasher (Springfield, Virginia), 2012 Olympian Nick Mowrer (WCAP/Butte, Montana) and Olympic hopeful Alexis […]

  • SKEET NATIONAL JUNIOR OLYMPIC SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIPS RECAP

    SKEET NATIONAL JUNIOR OLYMPIC SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIPS RECAP

    Sam Simonton (Gainesville, Georgia) put the finishing touches on a great week of Skeet by winning the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championship (NJOSC) title to go along with her National Junior title and sixth-place finish in the Open category.  Simonton left little doubt with a Qualification score of 121/125, three better than any other competitor, and […]

  • U.S. Pistol Athletes Named to 2019 Pan American Games Team

    U.S. Pistol Athletes Named to  2019 Pan American Games Team

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – June 13, 2019) –Seven U.S. Pistol athletes, including four Olympians, have earned the opportunity to compete for Team USA at the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. The XVIII Pan American Games will be contested July 26 – August 11 and will feature over 6,500 athletes from 41 nations.   Athletes […]

  • English & Suggs Welcomed to USA Shooting Board of Directors

    English & Suggs Welcomed to USA Shooting Board of Directors

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – May 20, 2019) –  The USA Shooting Board of Directors have selected former competitive rifle shooters, USA Shooting life members, and successful business leaders Ana English and Matt Suggs for the two open Independent Director positions it had available. The selection of these two key executives brings the USA Shooting Board of Directors current with nine […]

  • SKEET FEAT: Hancock & Elliott Earn Top Two Podium Spots at ISSF World Cup

    SKEET FEAT: Hancock & Elliott Earn Top Two Podium Spots at ISSF World Cup

    (COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – May 11, 2019) – (It’s been quite a 24 hours for America’s international skeet team. Three medals, two victories, a first-time World Cup medalist, historical precedence and a whole lot of the Red, White and Blue being raised at the International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup in Changwon, South Korea.  And […]

  • USA Shooting Enhances Membership Benefits with New Partnerships

    USA Shooting Enhances Membership Benefits with  New Partnerships

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 11, 2019) –  USA Shooting (USAS) is enhancing its membership benefits thanks to new partnerships with LIG Solutions and Gallagher Affinity, providing USAS members with healthcare coverage plans and more discount programs. LIG Solutions, a division of Lighthouse Insurance Group, offers its world-class athletes, members, coaches, volunteers and their families access to exclusive healthcare insurance coverages. […]