The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) has published an article on the Marty Brown Memorial series of events in their latest newsletter. Revere’s Riders is a CMP affiliated club and supports the CMP’s mission of promoting marksmanship and the shooting sports to all Americans. The next events in the Marty Brown Memorial series are the Marty
Phil Brown, Event Director for the Marty Brown Memorial events, and Jake Woodcock, Revere’s Riders Vice President, appeared on “The Gun Guy with Guy Relford” radio show on WIBC 93.1 FM in Indianapolis to talk about the upcoming Marty Brown Memorial Open Round #2 to be held August 15th. This event is the second in
Sue Mogle, Executive VP of Indiana State Rifle and Pistol Association, attended the Marty Brown Memorial Open Round #1 on June 27th and related her experiences at the event in the July/August/September issue of the ISRPA Indiana Shooting Sports News newsletter: This is the first Revere’s Riders event I’ve attended. I will definitely be back!
“Early Bird” discount ticket pricing has been extended until Nov. 29th for the Inaugural Rifle 125 (Basic Rifle) event in Willisburg, KY. For only $60 you will get a full weekend of rifle marksmanship training! The event will be held over the weekend of Dec. 7-8 and will be the start of Revere’ Riders presence
Did our post on “Women Heroes of the American Revolution” being added to our online store pique your interest in how ladies assisted the men during the Revolutionary War? If so, here is another excellent book: “The Women of the American Revolution” written by Elizabeth F. Ellet. Less than 100 years after the war ended,
In June, two Revere’s Riders instructors, Bradley Settle (“Slim”) and Kevin Fitz-Gerald (“Unbridled Liberty”), made a journey to Boston, Massachusetts. There they visited what has become known as Battle Road, where, on April 19, 1775, men and women who were previously British subjects took up arms and fought for Liberty. In the course of the Battles of
The Revere’s Riders Rifle Qualifier is based on a long tradition of American Rifle marksmanship. We most directly trace the roots of our qualifier to the WW2 and Korea M1 Garand qualifier, which was adopted as the CMP Service Rifle course of fire. Each of these courses of fire is in turn drawn from earlier

Hits Count: Morgan’s Shingle

Editor’s Note:  This article is in a series about the heritage of our marksmanship challenges.  Click here for the introduction to the series. If you attend a Revere’s Riders rifle event, you’ll have a chance to try your hand at shooting “Morgan’s Shingle.”  We have a version scaled for 25 yards, one for 100 yards,
This weekend, we reflect on the powerful ideals articulated in 1776 in our Declaration of Independence.  These familiar key words  and phrases—Creator, Life, Liberty, Happiness, Safety and Happiness—have rung through our nation’s history, providing a guiding beacon through the generations.  They are, in short, a vision, handed down from generation to generation to keep America on