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Guns and Barbells on the Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge

Karla from Team FNH just did a writeup on her blog about the Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge which took place just a few minutes drive from downtown Raleigh last week. I haven’t shot the Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge, but I have several friends who are TH3G regulars who have all given me great feedback about the match. In a sport that’s increasingly morphing towards shorter-faster-burn-em-down stages, Tarheel stands out as a distinctly rifle match. Of the 8 …

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Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge

The 2013 Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge starts today! This is the second annual Tarheel 3-Gun Challenge being held in New Hill, NC (just outside of Apex). I had the opportunity to attend the match last year and shoot it with a camera, and I was blown away by the stages. The venue is huge, allowing for big stages that were spread out so far that you could drive from stage to stage instead of carrying all …

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Ravin Perry Steals a Seat in the 3 Gun Nation Pro Series!

North Carolina’s own Ravin Perry tears up the 3 Gun Nation Pro Series qualifier this weekend! Ravin finished first at the 3 Gun Nation qualifier in Florida,  getting him a seat in the 3 Gun Nation Pro Series.  Ravin is a regular at the Tarheel 3-Gun matches here in the Triangle, and for the past several years, he has been an active IDPA, and USPSA shooter in the area. I’ve had the opportunity to squad …

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Triangle Tactical Podcast – Ep. 6 – November Happenings

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:51 — 26.4MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreOn today’s podcast, I talked about the NCJA Charity Challenge, the Tarheel Targets side match at the Charity Challenge, the Tarheel 3-gun/Tiger Swan 2-gun Tactical match, and a little bit about Hurricane Sandy. Lastly I introduced the idea of putting together a competitive shooting match for new shooters to introduce some new people to the game. www.tarheel3gun.com www.radioreference.com …

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Tarheel 3-gun Challenge

Yesterday I headed down to New Hill, NC and observed a few stages of the Tarheel 3-gun Challenge. This match is the first of its kind in our area, and it appears that it was a huge success. The Tarheel 3-gun Challenge is a match that tested all aspects of a shooters skills. Tricky pistol shots, long rifle shots (out to 400 yards), and some rather tricky shotgun stages with long slug shots, and lots …

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Shooting the Tarheel 3-gun Challenge this weekend?

If you are shooting the Tarheel 3-gun challenge this weekend, Triangle Tactical would like to hear from you! This is the first big name match of its kind here in our backyard, and I’d like to solicit some feedback from those who are shooting the match. I’ll be down at the match on Saturday, so if you see us walking around with the Triangle Tactical shirts on, come say hello! Looking for some audio interviews …

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June shooting events in the area.

June is going to be a big month for the shooting sports in the Triangle area. We have a couple of big matches coming up that will be bringing world class shooters to the area that you night want to know about. The first big match is the Tarheel 3-gun Challenge, which is going to be held on June 2nd and 3rd. This match is part of the 3 Gun Nation series, and will be …

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Triangle Tactical Podcast Ep.1 – Getting Started in Competition Shooting

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 12:31 — 11.5MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS | MoreThis is Episode 1 of the Triangle Tactical Podcast. In this episode I talk about beginners in competitive shooting, the lame excuses a lot of people use, and how to get started. Bear with me, this is Episode 1, so I’m still ironing out the details here. One note about something I said in the audio: I mentioned …

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Tarheel 3-gun

Just throwing out a quick plug for the Tarheel 3-gun match. This is a monthly 3-gun shooting match held at Durham Rifle and Pistol Club (DPRC) in Haw River, NC. This match was recently visited by 3 Gun Nation, and they will be participating in some more 3GN events, and whatnot. Check them out for some of the best 3-gun shooting in the state! Tarheel3gun.com

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