Posted May 12, 2016 4:40 pm by Comments

By Justin Stakes

Brett Saltsman and his young family have managed to make the trek to Eastern Games every year since 2009 – some have been a little more excited about it than others.
Brett Saltsman and his young family have managed to make the trek to Eastern Games every year since 2009 – some have been a little more excited about it than others.
Civilian Marksmanship Program
Civilian Marksmanship Program

Camp Butner, NC -(AmmoLand.com)- The 2016 Eastern CMP Games celebrated a decade of rifle and pistol competitions at its 10th Anniversary event – held April 29 through May 3 at the Camp Butner National Guard Facility.

Nearly 400 competitors arrived at this year’s event in North Carolina, welcoming fresh faces as well as those who have been loyal to the event throughout the course of its history.

Sam Hartsock and Bill Aten are just two of 14 competitors who have competed at every Eastern Games since its existence. The men fired together this year during the Vintage Sniper Match, and they reminisced about their first experiences of Camp Butner and the Eastern CMP Games.

“I had the time to come here, and it wasn’t that far away, so I decided to check it out,” explained Sam, 57, of Mansfield, OH, who has been shooting CMP events since 1996. “To me, this is the best facility to come shoot these matches. The ranges are well …Read the Rest

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