TCU Sophomore Dominates Women’s Smallbore Rifle

Garner Attention: TCU Sophomore Dominates Women’s Smallbore Rifle Competition at 2017 NJOSC Talk about a way to Garner attention.  That’s exactly what Rachel Garner did in winning the Women’s Three-Position Rifle competition Sunday at the National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (NJOSC) taking place at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The Texas Christian…

Olympic Medalists Rhode, Cogdell-Unrein Lead U.S. Team to World Cup in Mexico

Olympic Medalists Rhode, Cogdell-Unrein Lead 11-U.S. Person Team to World Cup in Mexico COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado (March 16, 2017) – Eleven USA Shooting athletes will compete at the second International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup of the season starting Sunday through March 27 in Acapulco, Mexico. This shotgun-only World Cup will welcome 206 athletes…

USA Shooting Statement on ISSF Recommended Sport Changes

Please attribute the following statement to David Johnson, Interim CEO of USA Shooting: Since November 2015, USA Shooting has been forced to deal with the harsh reality that the Olympic shooting program would change based on requirements put forth by the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) Agenda 2020.  The subsequent interpretation of those requirements by the…

Rhode’s Mix for Six Highlights Olympic Shooting’s Busiest Day in Rio – Today!

Rhode’s Mix for Six Highlights Olympic Shooting’s Busiest Day in Rio Friday In the pantheon of America’s Olympic sports greatness, Kim Rhode has no equal.  Not one person competing in an individual sport can boast of winning five Olympic medals in five consecutive Olympic Games.  If she medals Friday in Rio, Rhode will be the…

Toughness Until the End in Women’s Three-Position Rifle #TeamUSA

Thrasher & Scherer Exude Toughness Until the End in Women’s Three-Position Rifle   Thursday could be characterized as the one shot that got away for both U.S. competitors in Women’s Three-Position Rifle, Ginny Thrasherand Sarah Scherer.  Change the outcome of the 58th and 41st shot for both and history might be altered. As it were,…

TeamUSA – Women’s Three-Position Rifle Thursday

Finality Plus Encore in Women’s Three-Position Rifle Thursday Finality and Encore. That’s the theme radiating from Women’s Three-Position Rifle competition Thursday for the U.S. Olympic Shooting Team, with two-time Olympic finalist Sarah Scherer and Rio’s golden girl Ginny Thrasher back on the gun when competition kicks-off this morning beginning with first shots at 8 a.m.…