Posted August 17, 2017 7:44 am by Comments

By Laura Burgess

Norm Crawford, winner of Wimbledon Cup.

Norm’s second win was with the same PROOF Research barrel used in 2016 when he first won the victory.

Norm Crawford, winner of Wimbledon Cup.

Camp Perry, Ohio – With a winning shoot-off score of 100-5X, Norman Crawford won his second consecutive Wimbledon Cup Championship. Crawford used the same PROOF Research barrel he used in 2016 to earn a cup victory—the first ever achieved with a carbon-fiber-wrapped barrel—a 32”, 1.1” diameter, 1-in-8” twist chambered in Shahane .284.

“They’re lighter, they seem to be a lot easier to find a load that will shoot through them, and they don’t seem to wander quite as much as a regular steel barrel will as it warms up and cools down,” Crawford said of the PROOF barrels he uses in competition. “Generally, they just seem to be a bit more predictable all the way around.”

Norm Crawford holding the prestigious Wimbledon Cup award
Norm Crawford holding the prestigious Wimbledon Cup award

Crawford has won the historic Wimbledon Cup a total of three times, earning his first victory back in 2003 with a steel barrel.

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Source:: AmmoLand

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