Posted September 28, 2015 3:59 pm by Comments

By Justin Stakes

An exciting and fun Target Sprint is held during the Dixie Double that combines shooting and running. Competitors in the Target Sprint fire upon collapsible targets then run a short course before returning to shoot again.

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer

An exciting and fun Target Sprint is held during the Dixie Double that combines shooting and running. Competitors in the Target Sprint fire upon collapsible targets then run a short course before returning to shoot again.
Civilian Marksmanship Program
Civilian Marksmanship Program

Camp Perry, OH -(AmmoLand.com)- The 7th Annual Dixie Double Air Rifle and Pistol Competition will be fired Nov. 20-22 at the world-class CMP South Range in Anniston, Ala.

The match is open to both men and women, as well as junior competitors. With regular participation from the Army Marksmanship Unit, the Dixie Double is an opportunity to stand on the firing line amongst some of the best marksmen in the country.

The match is a two-day event, where competitors compare 60-shot standing scores. A two-man aggregate team event is also held concurrently with the open shooting competition. During the event, a final is held each day to determine daily winners, while an award ceremony on the last day of competition recognizes the combined, two-day, overall score leaders. The team award is also presented to the two-man teams with the highest aggregate scores.

A new, fun addition to the match is the Target Sprint competition, …read more

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