Driver Austin Dillon sporting new paint job for NASCAR race in Florida

Bass Pro Shops NASCAR car at the NRA Annual Meeting in Indianapolis

Daytona Beach, Florida - For those of you planning to take in NASCAR’s Coke Zero 400 this weekend at Daytona, be on the lookout for the #3 car. That’s the Bass Pro Shops’ Chevrolet SS driven by Austin Dillon. And what makes this car so special? The paint job.

With a classic Bass Pro Shops logo prominently displayed upon the hood, a look around the corner reveals a nod to the NRA. More specifically, to the NRA Museums. Appropriate enough given that the Bass Pro Shops in Springfield, Missouri is home to one of those museums.

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From Taurus - Taurus' Jessie Duff wins World Speed Shooting Championships

Jessie Duff becomes Lady Steel Master in Florida

St. George, Utah - Taurus®, the global leader in revolver manufacturing, commends their team captain who has worked hard year round to earn titles like 1st Lady and Lady Steel Master. Jessie Duff placed first in three divisions while in St. George, Utah this past weekend.

The Southern Utah Shooting Sports Park hit 100-degree temperatures that felt like a hairdryer on the faces and necks of shooters... more of Duff's win at the World Speed Shooting Championships ...

From Trijicon - Trijicon World Shooting Championship Adds Junior and Amateur Divisions

2014 Trijicon World Championship

Wixom, Michigan - The Trijicon World Shooting Championship, co-sponsored by the NRA and other industry leading manufacturers, will now offer divisions for both Amateur and Junior level shooters. Effective immediately, registration is available for both newly added divisions.

"The idea here is to offer a less intimidating and expensive experience for up and coming shooters," said Cole McCulloch, Owner and Founder, Peacemaker National Training Range. "Myself and all the sponsors involved believe this inaugural event should be available to the most advanced firearm competitors from around the world, regardless of age or overall access to professional competition."

To be considered for this elite competition, Junior and Amateur participants must be competitive shooters or aspiring professionals capable of handling firearms in a safe, responsible and experienced manner.

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From Aimpoint - Aimpoint launches new Micro T-2 Sight

AIMPOINT LAUNCHES NEW MICRO T-2 SIGHT Chantilly, Virginia - Aimpoint, the originator and world leader in electronic red dot sighting technology, has announced the addition of the new Micro T-2 sight to the company’s professional product line. The Micro T-2 will be available for shipment in September, 2014, and will be offered alongside the company’s existing Micro T-1 product.

Since its introduction in 2007, the Aimpoint Micro sight has become the worldwide standard for compact reflex sights. Law enforcement and military end users have embraced this sight for its compact size, durability, and extremely long battery life.

Product reviews with professional end users identified a series of desired product enhancements that have now been added to this new product... learn more about Aimpoint's new Micro T-2 Sight ...

From GLOCK - Team GLOCK Captain KC Eusebio Bests Five USPSA Grand Masters to Take the USPSA Area 5 Classic.

Team GLOCK Captain KC Eusebio Bests Five USPSA Grand Masters to Take the USPSA Area 5 Classic Barry, IllinoisTeam GLOCK Captain KC Eusebio took first place at the USPSA (United States Practical Shooting Association) Area 5 Championship held at the Pasa Park facility located in Barry, IL.  Taking the Open title by more than 37 points, Eusebio bested five other USPSA Grand Masters to take home the honors.

Eusebio stated, "You have to be tough minded for this match because there are many ways of shooting the stages.  You really had to pay attention, as there were so many options.  It was by far the most challenging match I have shot this year."  

In the Limited Division, Team GLOCK's Tori Nonaka claimed the High Lady honors against her fellow female competitors as the VA based shooter kept her USPSA dominance in tact for the 2014 season.

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From Heckler & Koch - HK launches new striker fired VP9 pistol

HK LAUNCHES NEW STRIKER FIRED VP9 PISTOL

Columbus, Georgia - Heckler & Koch introduced its new striker fired pistol, the 9 mm VP9 to the U.S. commercial and law enforcement markets today. The VP9 has been in development for more than four years and its debut marks the return of HK to striker-fired models. Heckler & Koch pioneered striker fired handgun designs with the HK VP70 and P7 pistols more than 35 years ago.

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Applied Ballistics of Long Range Shooting 2nd Edition Applied Ballistics is a comprehensive volume on long-range ballistics

Cedar Springs, Michigan – Applied Ballistics, LLC proudly announces the eBook release of Bryan Litz’s most popular and comprehensive volume on long-range ballistics, Applied Ballistics for Long-Range Shooting – Second Edition.  The second edition of the book includes two additional chapters covering extended long-range shooting and monolithic bullets

Available now on Amazon (Applied Ballistics of Long Range Shooting 2nd Edition-eBook), Litz’s in-depth look at long-range ballistics dispels the myths typically associated with the craft, and applies science in a format everyone can understand

Litz takes the context of the book one step further, by including actual data from personal tests using the same methods on over 200 long range bullets; making the book an inarguable resource for any long range shooter thanks to its objective approach in comparing different elements

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From BPI Outdoors - New CVA Website Launched

CVA Muzzleloaders new website Duluth, Georgia - BPI Outdoors, owner of the CVA brand, has announced the launch of a new and improved CVA website. The site can be accessed now at www.cva.com.

"We wanted a website that properly reflected CVA's position as America's # 1 selling muzzleloading brand," said Thomas MacAulay, BPI's Director of Digital Media. "The new site is very user friendly, and has been designed with much attention to ease-of-use with smart phones and tablets."

While the website provides consumers with a convenient way to compare CVA's many gun and accessory products, major emphasis was also placed upon content relevant to the practices... more on the new CVA website ...

From Yamaha Motor Corp. - Yamaha Expands GRANT Program: Outdoor Access Initiative Reaches Broader OHV User Community

Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative Cypress, California - Yamaha Motor Corp., U.S.A., announces the expanded platform for its GRANT (Guaranteeing Responsible Access to our Nation’s Trails) program, along with a new name: Outdoor Access Initiative.  Designed to extend support to off-highway vehicle (OHV) users in a wider variety of outdoor activities, the Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative remains the industry leader in supporting safe, responsible use and open sustainable access to trails and riding areas. 

“Yamaha is the leader in supporting our industry and customers on OHV issues as well as conservation, land access and safe, responsible use of ATV and SxS vehicles – whether in recreation, hunting or agricultural settings,” said Mike Martinez, Yamaha’s ATV/SxS group Vice President. “The GRANT program always has welcomed applications from diverse groups.  With this new name, we make it clear that the Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative actively encourages the submission of projects that support safe, responsible use of OHVs as well as sustainable access to land for all outdoor enthusiasts.”

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