Illinois and Michigan National Guardsmen win 2019 MAC 4 Championship

~National Guardsmen compete at the Marksmanship Advisory Council Region Four Marksmanship Championship by Maj. Theresa Austin and Cpl. Stephen Wright, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center PORT CLINTON, Ohio (September 3, 2019) – Competitors from the Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin Army and Air National Guard came together for a time of learning, camaraderie and … Continue reading Illinois and Michigan National Guardsmen win 2019 MAC 4 Championship

Steel on target, science

~114th Fighter Wing Guardsman hones marksmanship skills at MAC match by Capt. David Bedard, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Wyoming –When South Dakota Air National Guard Master Sgt. Derrick Burkhart squeezed the trigger of his M16 rifle, the firing pin punched a dot-sized perforation in the primer of a 5.56-mm … Continue reading Steel on target, science

National Guard Marksmen hone warfighter skills at Camp Guernsey 

~North Dakota Army National Guard sweeps 2019 MAC 6 Championship by Capt. David Bedard, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Wyoming –Dozens of competitors from Alaska, Arkansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota and Wyoming came together for a time of learning, camaraderie and competition during the 2019 Marksmanship Advisory … Continue reading National Guard Marksmen hone warfighter skills at Camp Guernsey 

The cornerstone of soldiering

~Vermont Army National Guard wins 2019 MAC 1 Championship by Maj. Theresa Austin, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas – “Marksmanship is the basic Soldier skill that forms the cornerstone for our Soldiers to bring lethal effects on the enemy,” said Maj. Brooks Hayward, New Hampshire Army National Guard. How does one … Continue reading The cornerstone of soldiering

National Guard shooters battle it out at MAC RegionVI

~North Dakota National Guard team wins the MAC 6 Regionals by Sgt. 1st Class James McGuire, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center CAMP GUERNSEY JOINT TRAINING CENTER, Wyo. - North Dakota's Alpha team topped the standings in the overall team events at the National Guard's Marksmanship Advisory Council (MAC) Region VI Combat Marksmanship Training Sustainment Exercise, hosted by the … Continue reading National Guard shooters battle it out at MAC RegionVI

Maine Guardsmen outshoot their regional competitors in marksmanship competition

~National Guard holds the MAC I Regionals by Spc. Patrik Orcutt, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center FORT DEVENS, Massachusetts - The National Guard Marksmanship Training Center held the Marksmanship Advisory Council (MAC) region one small arms championship at Fort Devens, Massachusetts August 17-19, 2018. The training offers shooters a chance to exercise one of the most important … Continue reading Maine Guardsmen outshoot their regional competitors in marksmanship competition

MAC 3 Regional competition develops combat effective marksmen through competition

~South Carolina National Guard wins the MAC III Regionals by Maj. Theresa Austin, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center TULLAHOMA, Tenn. – National Guard Soldiers from six states gathered at the Volunteer Training Site in Tullahoma, Tenn. July 27-28, 2018 to compete in the Marksmanship Advisory Council (MAC) Region Three-Small Arms Championship. South Carolina took first … Continue reading MAC 3 Regional competition develops combat effective marksmen through competition

2017 MAC 1 & 2 Marksmanship Championships

Vermont Guardsmen outshoot rest of regions 1 & 2 in marksman competition ~Over 100 Soldiers and Airmen compete in the MAC Regional Eastern Conference By Sgt. Joshua Frick, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center Event Photos      Ceremony Photos     Results FORT INDIANTOWN GAP, Pennsylvania – The National Guard held the Marksmanship Advisory Council region … Continue reading 2017 MAC 1 & 2 Marksmanship Championships

2017 MAC 6 & 7 Regional Marksmanship Competition

North Dakota and Colorado National Guard Soldiers win the MAC VI and VII Regionals ~ National Guard operationalized shooting by Major Theresa Austin, National Guard Marksmanship Training Center  Event Photos           Ceremony Photos          Results CAMP GUERNSEY, Wyoming – National Guard soldiers from western half of the United States gathered … Continue reading 2017 MAC 6 & 7 Regional Marksmanship Competition

DTS issues affect voucher process

by Theresa Austin, Maj. National Guard Marksmanship Training Center GUERNSEY, Wyoming- National Guard marksmanship competitors and support staff who participated in marksmanship events in June and July will have a huge delay receiving travel reimbursement if they submitted their vouchers with missing documents or errors. Normally, the National Guard Marksmanship Training Center (NGMTC) has been … Continue reading DTS issues affect voucher process