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Winchester Announces the Signing of ISSF Para Trap Shooter Sophia Bultema.

  Para Trap Shooter Sophia Bultema Joins Team Winchester EAST ALTON, IL (June 29, 2022) — Winchester announces the signing of ISSF para trap shooter Sophia Bultema. The 18-year-old sport shooter hails from Colorado Springs, Colorado, and will be shooting … Continue reading

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NILO Celebrates 70 Years of Hunting, Shooting Sports and Conservation Education Excellence

This year, NILO turns the landmark age of 70. NILO Celebrates 70 Years of Hunting, Shooting Sports and Conservation Education Excellence EAST ALTON, IL (June 27, 2022) — In 1952, the late John Olin, then-president of Olin Industries, Winchester’s parent … Continue reading

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Joe Fanizzi of Team Winchester Wins NSCA South Central Regional

Joe Fanizzi of Team Winchester Wins NSCA South Central Regional EAST ALTON, IL (June 27, 2022) — Event number four of the NSCA Championship Tour, Powered by Winchester, is complete, and Team Winchester shooter Joseph Fanizzi achieved high honors as … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Awarded $51 Million Department of Defense Contract Addition

Winchester Ammunition Awarded $51 Million Department of Defense Contract Addition EAST ALTON, IL (June 1, 2022) — Winchester Ammunition has been awarded a $51.8 million modification to an existing contract for manufacturing 5.56 mm, 7.62 mm and .50 caliber ammunition … Continue reading

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Winchester Awarded a $15 Million Next Generation Squad Weapon Ammunition Manufacturing Facility Design Contract from the U.S. Army

Olin Winchester LLC, announced that the U.S. Army has awarded the company a $15 million cost-plus contract. EAST ALTON, IL (May 5, 2022) — Olin Winchester LLC, the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition for the U.S. military, today announced … Continue reading

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Winchester Announces Its First Shoot With the Pros Event — Register Now!

Registration is now open for the first-ever Winchester Shoot With the Pros event, which will be held June 7-9, 2022. Winchester Announces Its First Shoot With the Pros Event — Register Now! EAST ALTON, IL (April 21, 2022) — Registration … Continue reading

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Team Winchester’s Dania Vizzi and Jake Wallace Capture Gold at World Cup in Peru

The World Cup in Lima, Peru, saw the U.S. topping the medal count, with Team Winchester bringing home its share of the gold. Team Winchester’s Dania Vizzi and Jake Wallace Capture Gold at World Cup in Peru EAST ALTON, IL … Continue reading

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Register Now for the 4th Annual NILO Open, June 10-11, 2022

The 4th Annual NILO Open Sporting Clays Event, June 10 and 11, 2022, will play host to hundreds of clay target shooters of all skill levels. Register Now for the 4th Annual NILO Open,June 10-11, 2022 EAST ALTON, IL (April … Continue reading

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Team Winchester for the Win at Jack Link’s Cup Sporting Clays Event

Team Winchester for the Win at Jack Link’s Cup Sporting Clays Event EAST ALTON, IL (March 7, 2022) — Congratulations to the newest member of Team Winchester, Joe Fanizzi, for his win at the inaugural Jack Link’s Cup held at … Continue reading

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Winchester® Ammunition Introduces Copper Impact® Ammunition

Winchester Ammunition is once again pushing the limits of technology to introduce a new and improved shotshell for waterfowl hunting. Winchester® Ammunition Introduces Copper Impact™ Ammunition EAST ALTON, IL (January 19, 2022) – Winchester launches its Copper Impact® rifle and … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition® Announces 2022 New Product Lineup

Winchester Ammunition innovation continues with the introduction of 2022 new products; there is truly something for everyone. Winchester Ammunition® Announces 2022 New Product Lineup EAST ALTON, IL (January 18, 2022) – Winchester Ammunition innovation continues with the introduction of 2022 … Continue reading

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Winchester® Power-Point® Ammunition Introduced in 6.8 Western®

Winchester Ammunition introduces its long-standing, tried-and-true Power-Point® bullet in the innovative 6.8 Western cartridge. Winchester® Power-Point® Ammunition Introduced in 6.8 Western®  EAST ALTON, IL (January 19, 2022) – Winchester Ammunition introduces its long-standing, tried and true Power-Point® bullet in the … Continue reading

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Winchester® Ballistic Calculator Relaunched with NEW Improvements

The award-winning Winchester Ballistics Calculator is back and better than ever with new enhancements, making this tool more intuitive for users. Winchester® Ballistic Calculator Relaunched with NEW Improvements EAST ALTON, IL (January 20, 2022) – The award-winning Winchester Ballistics Calculator … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition FBI 9mm Contract Award

Winchester Ammunition has been awarded in three out of four categories on a recent Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) 9mm ammunition contract. Winchester Ammunition FBI 9mm Contract Award EAST ALTON, IL (January 7, 2021) — Winchester Ammunition has been awarded … Continue reading

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There’s one week left in our Winchester Ammunition 10K Giveaway.

Enter now before it’s too late. It’s day 22 of our biggest giveaway ever. We’ve given away 22 cases of ammo so far to daily winners — that’s a lot of ammo! And on January 14, we’ll be selecting our … Continue reading

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U. S. Army Awards Winchester $20 Million Series of Next Generation Squad Weapons Contracts

U. S. Army Awards Winchester $20 Million Series of Next Generation Squad Weapons Contracts EAST ALTON, IL (January 3, 2022) — Winchester, the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition for the U.S. military, announced that the U.S. Army has awarded … Continue reading

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Ring In the New Year With 20% Off!

Save on Winchester Gear Store items with promo code NYE2022 RING IN THE NEW YEAR WITH 20% OFF Celebrate the end of the year with 20% off any purchase at WinchesterGear.com. Use the promo code NYE2022 from 12/30-1/1 and save! … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition 10K Giveaway is here.

It’s here! The Winchester Ammunition 10K Giveaway is officially underway — and it’s our biggest giveaway ever. We’re giving out:• A case of ammo every day from December 13 to January 14• A grand prize of 10,000 rounds of ammo … Continue reading

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U. S. Army Awards Winchester $13 Million Small Arms Ammunition Contract

Winchester announced that the U.S. Army has awarded the company a $13 million contract. U. S. Army Awards Winchester $13 Million Small Arms Ammunition Contract EAST ALTON, IL (December 6, 2021) — Winchester, the largest manufacturer of small caliber ammunition … Continue reading

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Introducing Shoot United™

Attracting newcomers to enjoy the shooting sports. “Shoot United” Launches to Introduce New People to the Shooting SportsTarget shooting is one of the most popular and fastest-growing high school sports in the United States. This is not something a person … Continue reading

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Winchester Reigns Supreme at the 2021 NSCA National Championship

A fall classic gathered the greats of the shooting sports once again for the 2021 National Sporting Clays Association (NSCA) Championship. Winchester Reigns Supreme at the 2021 NSCA National Championship  EAST ALTON, IL (November 22, 2021) — A fall classic … Continue reading

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First Season of Winchester Ladies Cup Is an Astounding Success

First Season of Winchester Ladies Cup Is an Astounding Success EAST ALTON, IL (November 15, 2021) — With the introduction of the Winchester Ladies Cup in 2021 — a yearlong tour of seven major sporting clays regional championships and the … Continue reading

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Winchester Receives 2021 Ammo of the Year Award from Guns & Ammo

Winchester Receives 2021 Ammo of the Year Award from Guns & Ammo EAST ALTON, IL (October 28, 2021) —Guns & Ammo announced Winchester as the winner of its highly coveted 2021 Ammo of the Year Award for its innovative new … Continue reading

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Leading the Way for New Shooters

Access ammunition tips and advice for first-time gun owners. From beginners to experts, millions are participating in shooting sports and hunting activities.  If you know a new shooter or happen to be one yourself, you know the excitement that comes … Continue reading

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Jake Wallace Brings Silver Home to Winchester

Winchester employee Jake Wallace puts his passion for shooting to the test and hits the mark. Winchester employees are passionate about shooting. Jake Wallace, Winchester employee and skilled competitive shooter, recently put his passion to the test at the USA … Continue reading

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Winchester® Debuts New Digital Platform for First-Time Ammunition and Firearms Buyers

Winchester announces its new digital platform for first-time ammunition & firearms buyers, and those getting started in shooting sports & hunting. EAST ALTON, Ill. (August 25, 2021) —Winchester announces the launch of its new digital platform on Winchester.com built specifically … Continue reading

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Winchester® Team Member Maddy Bernau Wins Bronze

Winchester® Team Member Maddy Bernau Wins Bronze Madelynn “Maddy” Bernau and her teammate, Brian Burrows, won a bronze medal for Team USA in the first Olympic mixed team trap event.  EAST ALTON, Ill. (August 16, 2021) — Madelynn “Maddy” Bernau … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Awarded FBI Sniper Contract

Winchester Ammunition Awarded FBI Sniper Contract EAST ALTON, Ill. (August 10, 2021) — Winchester Ammunition is the award recipient of an exclusive 308 Winchester/7.62×51 NATO contract from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). With a five-year term and a value … Continue reading

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Winchester® Ammunition Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month

August is National Shooting Sports Month, a time to celebrate recreational sport shooting and encourage others to visit a shooting range — and shoot. Winchester® Ammunition Celebrates National Shooting Sports Month EAST ALTON, Ill. (August 6, 2021) — August is … Continue reading

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Winchester® Ammunition Headlines 2021 Grand American as Official Ammunition and Supports AIM Youth Shooting Championships

Sport shooters from across the country are en route to compete for the most prestigious titles in shooting sports. EAST ALTON, Ill. (July 29, 2021) — Sport shooters from across the country are en route to the World Shooting and … Continue reading

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Elite Shotgun Competitors Begin Competition at 2020 Olympic Games

The world’s most elite shotgun sports athletes begin action this week in the international skeet and trap events at the 2020 Olympic Games. EAST ALTON, Ill. (July 26, 2021) — The world’s most elite shotgun sports athletes begin action this … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Commits $100,000 to Folds of Honor Educational Scholarships

EAST ALTON, Ill. (July 1, 2021) — Winchester Ammunition announced today a $100,000 pledge to the Folds of Honor Foundation, which provides educational scholarships to the spouses and children of fallen or disabled service members of the U.S. armed forces.“Winchester … Continue reading

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Support the U.S. Military and Veterans With USA VALOR™ Ammo

Winchester proudly supports Folds of Honor with every purchase. Steadfast in Support of the U.S. Warfighter With the USA VALOR™ ammunition series, Winchester introduces a limited-edition collection of ammunition celebrating the U.S. Military. This military-inspired ammunition also supports military families … Continue reading

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Winchester® Defender®: Stopping the Threat

Winchester® Defender® ammunition is designed and balanced for the highest level of home, family and personal defense performance. Winchester® Defender®: Stopping the Threat EAST ALTON, Ill. (February 16, 2021) — Winchester® Defender® ammunition is designed and balanced for the highest … Continue reading

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Winchester, the Official Ammunition of the SCTP International Team

As the official ammunition of the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) and the SCTP International Team, Winchester is promoting the SCTP mission. EAST ALTON, Ill. (October 16, 2020) — Winchester Ammunition is the champion in supporting the youth shooting sports. … Continue reading

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Winchester Delivers Historic First Lake City Army Ammunition Plant Shipment in Support of the U.S. Warfighter

EAST ALTON, Ill. (October 14, 2020) — Winchester announces its first shipment of ammunition to the U.S. government left the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant yesterday.Semitrailers filled with 50 caliber and 5.56 ammunition are bound for destinations around the globe … Continue reading

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Olympic Trap Shooter Maddy Bernau Joins Team Winchester

Olympic Trap Shooter Maddy BernauJoins Team Winchester  EAST ALTON, Ill. (October 7, 2020) — Team USA trap shooter Maddy Bernau made 2020 her own by qualifying for the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo, graduating college, and now joining a select group … Continue reading

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Winchester Ammunition Expands Line of Components and Features New Packaging

EAST ALTON, Ill. (June 29, 2020) — Winchester® Ammunition is expanding its component line with a variety of new bullets, primers, wads and several new types of brass shellcases. The components will also be available in new bold packaging designs … Continue reading

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Winchester Introduces New Wildcat Super Speed

EAST ALTON, Ill. (June 18, 2020) — Winchester® Ammunition, a longtime leader in rimfire ammunition manufacturing, introduces its new Wildcat® Super Speed® ammo in 22 Long Rifle. The new round utilizes the versatile copper-plated Dynapoint® hollow-point bullet, with a higher … Continue reading

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