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2024 Calendar of Events – Events featured are for muzzle and breech loading black powder rifle target shooting at distances of 200 yards and beyond. These include target and service rifle.

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Apr. 2024 British Commonwealth Bayonets and Fighting Knives‘ by Ian Skennerton & Brian Labudda. Revised and updated. – – Pre-Publication Offer – –
Apr. 2024 Shooting at Bisley with the Muzzle Loaders Association of Great Britain. 300 and 500 yards with .577 Enfield service rifle and percussion target rifle.
Mar. 2024 The 2024 Dick Hoff Memorial Target Rifle Mid-Range Match will be held on 11 May 2024, at Miami Rifle and Pistol Club, Cincinnati, OH.
Mar. 2024 Sharps Firearms, Volume 4 – Model 1878 “Borchardt Patent” Rifles and other Sharps Model.  – – Pre-Publication Offer – –
Mar. 2024 De Witt Bailey (1938-2024) – De Witt Bailey passed away on 9 March 2024. Those who knew him or his work will be aware of the huge legacy of study he has left us.
Feb. 2024 Research Press: new web site – Migration from the old domain is well underway, but may take a couple of months to complete.
Jan. 2024 Creedmoor 150, Oak Ridge, TN – Oct. 2024 – Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Ireland vs USA long range rifle match at Creedmoor.


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Dec. 2023 Traditional Creedmoor Match, 2024 – Celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the 1874 Match. Traditional Creedmoor Match: August 30 – September 2, 2024
Sep. 2023 2023 Joe Hepsworth Long Range Match – The 2023 Joe Hepsworth Long Range Black Powder Rifle Match will be held at at Camp Atterbury, IN., November 4th & 5th, 2023.
Sep. 2023 NRA(UK) Trafalgar Meeting 2023 – Trafalgar Meeting, Bisley, Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd October 2023. This is the premier UK event for historical firearms.
Aug. 2023 2023 NMLRA All 1000 yard – NMLRA September 2023 Black Powder Target Rifle Match, Camp Atterbury, 1000 yards.
Aug. 2023 2023 BPTRA Creedmoor Nationals – This is the premiere longrange BPTR match in the Black Powder Target Rifle Association.
May 2023 2023 NMLRA’s Terpstra/Swallow Long Range Match – NMLRA June 2023 Long Range Match, Camp Atterbury, IN. 800, 900, 1000 yards.