For the past 35 years, competitors from all over the world have traveled to mid-Missouri to compete in a shooting competition started by John Bianchi, founder of Bianchi International, the MidwayUSA & NRA Bianchi Cup. This year’s match was almost guaranteed to be one for the books before the first shot rang out. It was […]
This weekend marked the closing of the 2013 MidwayUSA & NRA Bianchi Cup! For those unfamiliar, this match is a prestigious competition focused on action pistol shooting — and, as many competitors confess, the most difficult pistol competition in the world.
Natalie Foster, of Girls Guide to Guns, highlighted this little piece of news recently, about Kate Middleton’s female bodyguard. Upon reading the article, I discovered that Muammar Abu Minyar al-Gaddafi hired a legion of 40 female bodyguards, called the Amazonian Guard. Wow. To say that I was amazed is an understatement. So, I started thinking […]
The future of shooting sports is bright, bright, bright — especially since it has 13-year-old Molly Smith at the forefront, leading the pack of teens who are nipping at the heels of the established shooters, and already understanding the importance of communicating about their love of shooting. Read Molly Smith’s interview here at The WON, and see if you don’t just have a little hint of a smile during the course of the interview.