Newington, NH -(AmmoLand.com)- SIG SAUER, Inc., has signed on as the Championship Stage sponsor of the first-ever Starlight 3 Gun Championship, to be held Sept. 23-25 at the Peacemaker National Training Center in Gerrardstown, West Virginia.
In addition to lending its name to the final stage, SIG SAUER will provide all the firearms and ammunition for the seventh and match deciding stage. The Starlight 3 Gun is an unusual match in that it’s shot overnight, in complete darkness. Competitors will outfit their firearms with lights, lasers, and illuminated optics as their only light sources.
SIG SAUER will also sponsor and outfit all of the match range safety officers. The unique nature of the match requires a dedicated and attentive safety officers, who are often volunteers.
“SIG SAUER is a strong supporter of the shooting sports, so we felt it only fitting to lend our brand to the championship stage,” said Vince Abrams, Director of Strategic Planning for SIG SAUER, Inc. “We also recognize that no match can take place without a committed staff of range officers. As a company, we put a premium on gun safety and wanted to show our support for these vital volunteers.”
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