From Bass Pro Shops - Jim Supica to share highlights of the NRA National Sporting Arms Museum on Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World radio
In the first year, over 375,000 visitors flock to the new museum, located at Bass Pro Shops flagship store in Springfield, Missouri, to see rare, historical firearms.
Entrance to the NRA National Sporting Arms Museum in Springfield, Missouri.
National Sporting Arms Museum, which opened a
year ago this month at Bass Pro Shops flagship Springfield, Missouri, store,
will be featured on Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World radio. Jim Supica, NRA’s
director of museums, will share the stories of the museum’s most rare,
historical treasures, which have attracted over 375,000 visitors to date. The
show will air Saturday, Aug 9, 2014, at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern time on RURAL RADIO’s
SiriusXM channel 80.
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From Sturm, Ruger & Co. - Ruger Introduces the All New, Striker-Fired LC9s Compact 9mm Pistol
Newport, New Hampshire -
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc. (NYSE: RGR) is proud to announce the introduction of the all new Ruger® LC9s™ pistol. The LC9s™ is a striker-fired version of the award-winning LC9® pistol. Like the LC9®, the LC9s™ is a slim, lightweight, personal protection pistol that is chambered in 9mm Luger. The LC9s™ features a newly designed trigger mechanism with a short, light, crisp trigger pull that improves accuracy and performance.
"The Ruger® LC9® set a high standard for reliable, lightweight personal protection," said Chris Killoy, Ruger President and Chief Operating Officer. "The LC9s™ follows the success of the LC9®, yet provides a new option for shooters who prefer the short, crisp trigger pull of a striker-fired pistol," he added.
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From the Arizona Game and Fish Department - Event raises funds to ‘Save Recreational Shooting in Arizona
Phoenix, Arizona – The future of recreational shooting in Arizona looks a little brighter after a successful fundraising event at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix on Saturday, April 12. The Arizona Game and Fish Department teamed up with TreadLightly! to sponsor the combination fun shoot and dinner party attended by nearly 200 people.
Recreational shooting in Arizona came under increased scrutiny when the Sonoran Desert National Monument, one of the last parcels of public land open to recreational shooting within a 30 mile radius of Phoenix, was ready to ban recreational target shooting. As an alternative to closure, Game and Fish, TreadLightly!, the BLM and the U.S. Forest Service were asked to develop a model public/private partnership to keep Arizona’s public lands open to recreational shooting. This partnership is considered a pilot project that can, when proven successful, be replicated across the nation.
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From Steyr Arms - Steyr HS.50 Shooters Take First and Second in Hunter Class at the FCSA World Championships
Bessemer, Alabama - Walter Wilkinson and Eduardo A. de Fontcuberta proved once again that the Steyr HS.50 is the world’s most accurate factory production .50 BMG bolt-action rifle by placing first and second, respectively, in the Hunter Class at the Fifty Caliber Shooters’ Association World Championships held July 3rd through 5th at the NRA Whittington Center near Raton, NM.
This marks the third time in four years that a shooter behind an out-of-the-box HS.50 has won the Hunter Class Score 1,000-yard World Championship, where competitors engage their targets with bipod-mounted rifles from the prone position. The three other FCSA World Championships classes are contested from rests atop solid concrete benches. It is also the first time HS.50 shooters took the top two places, ahead of a class filled with—and once dominated by—custom rifles.
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From GLOCK - GLOCK Awards Marietta Police Department for Partnering in the GLOCK Safety Pledge Drive
Marietta, Georgia – Executives from GLOCK, Inc. Traveled to Marietta City Hall on Wednesday to Recognize the Marietta Police Department for their Outstanding Representation of Public Safety Awareness in Partnership with GLOCK’s Gun Safety Campaign.
GLOCK launched June National Safety Month with an online pledge drive to promote gun safety and awareness to the general public. GLOCK asked for the community and the industry to join them in making the same commitment to safety, which they uphold and is at the core of GLOCK Confidence.
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From Sportsman Channel - Sportsman Channel and Penn Jillette Set to Conjure Series Launch of
“Camp Stew” on Thursday, July 17 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
“The Best of the Worst of the Great Outdoors”
New Berlin, Wisconsin -
and magician Penn Jillette is
teaming with Sportsman
Channel, the leader in outdoor television for American sportsmen and women,
for the launch of the network’s newest original program Camp Stew, exclusively premiering on Thursday, July 17 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT.
Camp Stew – a reference to a favorite hunters’ dish
comprised of a mishmash of ingredients including ground beef, chicken, pork,
beans, corn, tomatoes and other additions – on Sportsman Channel will comprise
of a variety of clips from all facets of the outdoor lifestyle. The new and
exciting 10-episode program will showcase some of the craziest outdoor videos
ever recorded, with Penn adding his unique brand of commentary to these
incredible clips. Each 30-minute episode will feature host commentary from Penn
Jillette in front of clips of some of the wildest adventures ever caught on
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From Applied Ballistics - Applied Ballistics Announces iOS Version of Mobile App
Highly-Demanded Ballistics Software Now Available for Apple Devices
Cedar Springs, Michigan – Applied Ballistics is excited to announce the official release of the highly-anticipated iOS version of their mobile app, “Applied Ballistics Mobile”; allowing Apple iPhone and tablet owners to download and take advantage of the ballistic computing software that has become popular on the Android platform.
The Applied Ballistics Mobile App runs a Point Mass ballistic solver; the state of the art ballistic solver calculates long-range rifle trajectories, and along with the library of ballistic coefficients provided by Bryan Litz, makes this the most accurate and complete ballistics app available.
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From Gamo Outdoor USA - Shawn Michaels & Keith Mark from “MacMillan River Adventures” TV Show renews partnership with GAMO OUTDOOR USA
Fort Lauderdale, Florida -
Gamo Outdoor USA (www.gamousa.com), the
leading manufacturer of high quality air guns and laser designators has
announced the renewal of the sponsorship agreement with Shawn Michaels “MacMillan River Adventures”
(www.mrahunting.com), an award-winning television series airing on The Outdoor
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Sponsor of NRA's National Centerfire Pistol Championships celebrating Bullseye
Cabot, Pennsylvania - So what do you know about Bullseye? I'm not talking about darts or archery or pin the tail on the donkey. We're talking about the sport of Bullseye. Bullseye shooting to be exact.
That's pistols boys and girls.
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