Tag: Winchester Ammunition

  • Winchester Awarded $9 Million NGSW Tracer Manufacturing Study Contract from the U.S. Army

    Winchester Awarded $9 Million NGSW Tracer Manufacturing Study Contract from the U.S. Army

    Winchester, the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition for the U.S. military, announced that the U.S. Army has awarded the company a $9 million cost-plus contract to complete a manufacturing study in support of tracer projectile production for the 6.8mm Next Generation Squad Weapon (NGSW) program.  Work will be performed at the Lake City Army […]

  • Zach Kienbaum Honored With NSCA Hall of Fame Induction

    Zach Kienbaum Honored With NSCA Hall of Fame Induction

    Team Winchester member Zach Kienbaum was recently inducted into the 2022 National Sporting Clay Association (NSCA) Hall of Fame — an honor bestowed on only the greatest competitors in the history of the shooting sports. Zach has built a storied career as a world-class sporting clays champion and instructor that spans over 25 years.  Native […]

  • Team Winchester Wins Big at the World’s Largest Trap Shoot

    Team Winchester Wins Big at the World’s Largest Trap Shoot

    The 2022 Grand American World Trapshooting Championships was recently held in Sparta, Illinois, with thousands of trapshooters gathering to compete for top honors. The 15-day event started with the AIM Grand National Youth event and then rolled into a week of preliminary contests that culminated with “Grand Week,” the highest attended American Trap Association (ATA) […]

  • Winchester Announces New Ammunition Packaging

    Winchester Announces New Ammunition Packaging

    Winchester announces the launch of new packaging designs for its legendary ammunition products in rimfire, shotshell, centerfire rifle and centerfire pistol.  Throughout 2022 and 2023, Winchester is rolling out new packaging across various brands of ammunition, beginning with popular hunting, target and personal defense products. The new packaging will eventually encompass the entirety of the […]

  • Winchester Ammunition Commits $125,000 to Folds of Honor for Educational Scholarships

    Winchester Ammunition Commits $125,000 to Folds of Honor for Educational Scholarships

    Winchester Ammunition announced today a $125,000 pledge to the Folds of Honor Foundation, which provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of fallen or disabled service members of the U.S. armed forces. “We are so grateful for the patriots at Winchester and for the company’s generous support,” said Lt. Col. Dan Rooney, founder and […]

  • Winchester 300 Blackout Power-Point® Ammunition Shipping Now

    Winchester 300 Blackout Power-Point® Ammunition Shipping Now

    Winchester announces that it is now shipping one of its most versatile bullets, Power-Point®, in 300 AAC Blackout. As one of the most popular cartridges for sport shooters, 300 Blackout, as it is commonly called, continues to be an excellent option for hunters targeting hogs, deer and even black bears. This 150-grain bullet hits hard […]

  • Para Trap Shooter Sophia Bultema Joins Team Winchester

    Para Trap Shooter Sophia Bultema Joins Team Winchester

    Winchester announces the signing of ISSF para trap shooter Sophia Bultema. The 18-year-old sport shooter hails from Colorado Springs, Colorado, and will be shooting the world-famous AA target loads at the upcoming National Championships at Hillsdale College in Hillsdale, Michigan. She will also represent the U.S. and Team Winchester at the World Championships in Al […]

  • Winchester Introduces Its New “Shooting Sports” Instagram Page

    Winchester Introduces Its New “Shooting Sports” Instagram Page

    Winchester Ammunition announces the launch of its “Shooting Sports” Instagram page, a destination on social media that will appeal to the more than 60-plus million recreational shooters in the United States as well as to Winchester’s brand loyalists throughout the world.  “The shooting sports have a positive impact on so many people’s lives throughout the […]

  • Joe Fanizzi of Team Winchester Wins NSCA South Central Regional

    Joe Fanizzi of Team Winchester Wins NSCA South Central Regional

    Event number four of the NSCA Championship Tour, Powered by Winchester, is complete, and Team Winchester shooter Joseph Fanizzi achieved high honors as the event champion. The South Central Regional was hosted by Providence Hill Farm Sporting Club in Jackson, Mississippi, with over 550 shooters participating.   Fanizzi, the 2021 NSCA National champion, entered day […]

  • NILO Celebrates 70 Years of Hunting, Shooting Sports and Conservation Education Excellence

    NILO Celebrates 70 Years of Hunting, Shooting Sports and Conservation Education Excellence

    In 1952, the late John Olin, then-president of Olin Industries, Winchester’s parent company, had a vision of linking hunting, shooting, champion gun dogs and conservation and began transforming 650 acres of barren pasture in Brighton, Illinois, near the Mississippi River into an ideal habitat of fields, timber and water. This year, the NILO he made […]