Madison, NC – Demonstrating exceptional marksmanship and skill, Team Remington shooters won Overall Team and Match Rifle Champions at the 2013 Western Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Games and Creedmoor Cup matches held at Ben Avery Shooting Range in Phoenix, Arizona on October 11-20, 2013.
“This is a significant accomplishment for our team – winning both Eastern and Western CMP Games in one year,” said Ken Roxburgh, Team Coach and Captain. “Overall, 2013 has been one of the best competitive years for Team Remington.”
In addition to the team awards, Team Remington member Mark Laramie took the top prize earning Match Rifle Champion and Overall Winner in the Creedmoor Cup Individual Matches and Sara Rozanski took a respectable second place overall in the Individual Service Rifle category.
Team Remington Results:
Mark Laramie, score: 481-16X
Hugo Adelson, score: 494-19X
Nate Guernsey, score: 494-26X
Sara Rozanski (service rifle) score: 485-13X
Team Captain and Coach, Ken Roxburgh
Total Team Score: 1954-74X
Instructors from Team Remington kicked-off the Creedmoor Cup matches by conducting the Remington Advanced High-Power Rifle Marksmanship Clinic comprised of classes on aiming and trigger control, techniques of fire, effects of weather, wind reading, zeroing, care and use of match equipment, use of slings and rifle shooting positions. The free shooting clinic offered formal classroom instruction, practical application, dry and live fire training, and demonstrations by some of the world’s leading service rifle and match rifle competitors.
About Remington Arms Company, LLC
Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) headquartered in Madison, N.C., designs, produces and sells sporting goods products for the hunting and shooting sports markets, as well as solutions to the military, government and law enforcement markets. Founded in 1816 in upstate New York, the Company is one of the nation's oldest continuously operating manufacturers. Remington is the only U.S. manufacturer of both firearms and ammunition products and one of the largest domestic producers of shotguns and rifles. The Company distributes its products throughout the U.S. and in over 55 foreign countries. More information about the Company can be found at www.remington.com.