For the first time, the 2018 NRA National Matches included the new Smallbore F-Class National Championships in which telescopic sights could be used (above). For more than 50 years, Shooting Sports USA has provided competitive shooters with how-to articles, firearm reviews and match schedules for 11,000 tournaments annually. For complete match reporting, go to ssusa.org. Sign up for your free monthly subscription or go to the website for daily updates on the NRA National Matches, Bianchi Cup and other NRA events. For more on NRA Competitive Shooting, go to compete.nra.org.
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Born from a desire for a faster and flatter shooting cartridge, the .32-20 Winchester Center Fire cartridge came to the world stage at the end of the 19th century as a popular option for revolvers and lever-action rifles alike, but its popularity eventually dwindled as the 20th century progressed.
This fall season of the USA Clay Target League has reached new heights, with a record breaking 651 high school and college teams, equating to 11,783 of the young enthusiasts, participating.