GLOCK and the GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation Host the Annual Match at CMP Talladega

SMYRNA, Ga. – September 10th, 2020 GLOCK and the GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation will host the GLOCK Annual Shoot XXVII and Gunny Challenge XVI September 18th – 20th at CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park, Alabama.

The GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation (GSSF) is a GLOCK exclusive, family-oriented, safe shooting competition for people of all skill levels that includes a division for every GLOCK pistol.  Among over 50 outdoor matches held each year is the GLOCK Annual Shoot to be held at CMP Talladega.

The GSSF Annual Shoot has been hosted at the CMP since 2017.  “We always look forward to hosting this annual event at their state-of-the-art facility,” says Scott Drobnick, GSSF Outdoor Supervisor. “The Civilian Marksmanship Program initiatives for firearm safety and education align with the GSSF initiatives to promote safe, active participation in shooting sports and together, this match delivers an ideal experience for new shooters and enthusiasts alike.”

This annual match is fun for the whole family and includes the Annual Gunny Challenge shooting competition, industry vendor booths, GLOCK factory armorers on site performing free GLOCK pistol inspections, a “try before you buy” demo shooting area, and the GLOCK Team Store.

Gear requirements for GSSF are minimal and include a GLOCK pistol, three (3) magazines, a box, bag or holster to transport the pistol safely at the range, and 100 rounds of ammunition. This makes it an ideal opportunity for shooters of all levels to join in the fun of sport shooting.  You must be a GSSF member to compete in the match, however, non-GSSF members can join the foundation and compete the same day by purchasing an annual membership for only $35.  This membership also includes an annual discount on the purchase of a GLOCK pistol and access to several GLOCK Training courses along with benefits provided by the Civilian Marksmanship Program through affiliation.

Youth must be at least 10 years of age or older to participate in the match and accompanied by a parent or guardian.  Registration at CMP will be in the Clubhouse from 8am to 3pm Friday and Saturday and until 2pm on Sunday.

The Annual Gunny Challenge Shooting competition will start on Saturday the 18th at 1pm and features Matchmeisters who will compete for the annual title.

For additional information regarding registration, regulations, and courses of fire, please visit  http://www.gssfonline.com.


About GLOCK, Inc.

GLOCK is a leading global manufacturer of firearms. The simple, safe design of GLOCK’s polymer-based pistols revolutionized the firearms industry and made GLOCK pistols a favorite of military and law enforcement agencies worldwide and among pistol owners. In 2020, GLOCK celebrates its 34th Anniversary in the United States. Renowned for featuring three safeties, GLOCK pistols offer users of every lifestyle confidence they can rely on. GLOCK, Inc. is based in Smyrna, Georgia. For more information, please visit us.glock.com.

About GSSF

The GLOCK Sport Shooting Foundation is a safe, fun, family-oriented organization devoted to the responsible use of GLOCK firearms and encouraging participation in the shooting sports. Competitions, across the United States provide opportunities for shooters of all skill levels and experience to compete together in simple, but challenging courses of fire. Founded in 1991, GSSF has grown to include over 100,000 members and now organizes more than 50 outdoor and over 300 indoor shooting matches each year. For more information, visit http://www.gssfonline.com.

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