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    Winter Olympics Anatomy Of A Biathlon Rifle

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The Winter Olympics are here again, and this time it is held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The only sport in the Winter Olympics that uses a firearm is Biathlon. The rifles used in the sport are purpose built for this type of competition. Here is are two videos […] More

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    US Olympic Shooting Champion Lt. Colonel Lones Wigger Dies at 80

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com Three-time US Olympic medallist Lt. Colonel Lones W. Wigger, Jr. passed away on the 14th December. Lt.Col. Wigger joined the US Army in 1960 and represented his country at the Olympics on five occasions, winning three medals: two gold and one silver between 1964 and 1980. Wigger won his […] More

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    Shooting Sports will be part of Paris 2024 Olympic Games

    This article was originally posted on Thefirearmblog.com The 131:st IOC Session in Lima has decided that Shooting is confirmed on the sports program of the Olympic Games 2024 in Paris, France. For Olympic Shooting Sports we need gun powder, not lasers! Shooting has been parts of the Olympic Games since the beginning, and there’s no […] More