By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer
The Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Postal Championship will officially open for registration on Nov. 1, 2019, for any junior air rifle marksman involved in four-H, Scouts, American Legion, club or JROTC air rifle applications. The competitors is created for these interested in testing their 3-position sporter or precision air rifle competitors expertise against some of the prime juniors in the nation, although firing from the comfort of their property ranges.
Registered athletes will get CMP competitors targets by mail to record shots at each and every of the 3 positions: prone, standing and kneeling. Targets are then submitted back to CMP headquarters for official scoring by employees members. Final postal scores will be accessible for viewing via CMP’s Competitors Tracker technique (https://ct.thecmp.org/app/v1/index.php).
The prime juniors of the Postal competitors will qualify to participate in a single of 3 CMP Regional Championships, held at Camp Perry, Ohio Anniston, Ala. and Sandy, Utah (making use of CMP’s mobile electronic variety), in March and April 2020. The National Championship will adhere to at CMP’s Gary Anderson CMP Competitors Center at Camp Perry in June and July.
To reward the really hard operate of committed junior athletes and coaches, the CMP administers monetary awards towards teams who qualify for the Regional and National events. A scholarship verify for $1,000 is also accessible for each and every of the Top rated three highest-scoring senior athletes in each the sporter and precision classes at the National competitors.
For registration and far more data on the CMP Postal Competitors, stop by http://thecmp.org/air/3-position-national-postal-competitors/.