By Lars Dalseide | February 20 2015 10:10

9mm pistol for the last day of NRA's National Police Shooting Championship

A Springfield XD Sub-Compact at NRA's NSPC in Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico - The first firearm Doug Peoble wrapped his fingers around was a .22 Chipmunk rifle. Tiny fingers you'd expect given that he was all of 3 years old. A gift from dad, he used the .22 to knock down turkey, pig, chicken and ram targets his father crafted out of steel. Back then he barely thought about pistols.

"I was a kid and didn't have much use for them - the rifles were more fun."

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