Prostaffer Mark DeBoard talks field targets and the potential of the new Marauder Pistol with AAFTA Nationals competitor Rick McAllister.
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When Brian Lipsmire pulled into the parking lot at the AAFTA Nationals competition in Maryland, he had high hopes to take home a trophy. Thanks to Crosman, he did exactly that. Brian was registered to compete in the PCP class and had a great weekend but fell short of the top four winners. Fortunately the […]
The field target world descended upon Damasacus Ike’s Field Target Association’s (DIFTA) course in Maryland this past weekend for the American Airgun Field Target Association’s (AAFTA) National Championships. Competitors came from across the country and across the pond and along Crosman’s “A-Team” of Ray and Hans Apelles, four staff from Crosman HQ made the trek […]
With the National Field Target Championship just two weeks away, the A-Team was in top form at the Massachusetts State Field Target Match at the Haverhill Hound Rod & Gun Club. Both Hans and Ray Appelles competed in the Open Division. Hans took third place, scoring 40 of a possible 52. A score of 46 […]
In a warm-up for next month’s national field target championships, Team Crosman’s Ray and Hans Apelles, The “A” Team, competed in Damascus, Maryland over the weekend, taking home two division titles and the overall top score. Ray shot an event-best 56 in the WFTF division, taking the division by six shots. Hans shot 50 in […]
The 2-day Northeast Regional Field Target Championships ended on Saturday, July 10, and the response from participants and spectators alike was energetic. Crosman Corporation, long known for innovation and quality in the shooting sports, hosted the sanctioned event at Crosman’s field target ranges in Bloomfield, New York. More than 60 competitors competed in the event […]
This weekend Crosman Corp will welcome shooters from across the northeast (plus a few Southerners) as it hosts the Northeast Regional Field Target Championship right here in Bloomfield. Competition managers and Crosman spokesmen Ray and Hans Apelles, “The A Team”, along with Crosman staff Ed Schultz and Mark DeBoard have created a challenging course throughout […]
Chip here, and the video above is from my first experience in a field match. Hunting? Check. Airguns? Got it. Field competitions? Umm….. So it was with that amount of experience I happily agreed to travel to the small town of Wappingers Falls, New York to compete in the second of five scheduled competitions of […]
Crosman recently announced it will be hosting the Northeast Regional Field Target Championship later this summer and this week we have added an additional contest that will surely test the skill of the savviest shooters: the Quigley Bucket Challenge. The scene from Quigley Down Under (1990) is unforgettable, as Quigley (Tom Selleck), successfully shoots a […]
Airgunning is more than just plinking cans in your backyard or removing the squirrel from your bird feeder. There is a whole world of shooting beyond your everyday that is growing across the country. Field Target shooting is quickly becoming one of the most exciting shooting competitions for airgunners of all ability levels.