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Results For The 2014 Ft. Benning International Sniper Competition

1st Special Forces Group took home the gold in this year’s International Sniper Competition. Sgt. 1st Class Travis Croy and Staff Sgt. Rudolph Gonsior edged out 36 two-man teams from around the world to take first spot.  Sgt. 1st Class … Continue reading

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2013 International Sniper Competition Ft. Benning

Just a quick reminder to all of our readers that the 2013 International Sniper Competition will be held this year at Ft. Benning, Georgia, 16 – 18 October 2013 . I’ve attended the competition for a number of years; it … Continue reading

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Manuver Center of Excellence (MCoE) Hosts Live Fire Demonstration, Hands-On Weapons Familiarization Media Event, Sept. 20

FORT BENNING, Ga., Sept. 11, 2012 – The Maneuver Center of Excellence will host a Live Fire Demonstration, Media Hands-On Weapons Familiarization and Media Event from 1-5 p.m., Sept. 20. Soldiers with recent combat experience will discuss multiple program updates … Continue reading

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Military Utility Assessment (MUA) Clearly Indicates A Preference For The LMG Over SAW M249B

I first had an opportunity to gain some familiarization with the Lightweight Small Arms Technologies (LSAT) Light Machine Gun or LMG at an NDIA Small Arms Symposium in Virginia Beach, VA. I was impressed with its compactness and  weight reduction achieved … Continue reading

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Fort Bragg Takes Home The Gold At The 2011 International Sniper Competition.

Each year the folks at Ft. Benning, GA, and the U.S. Army Sniper School host one of the most grueling sniper competitions in the world. The activities, and course of fire, are designed to challenge even the best sniper teams in the … Continue reading

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