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Competition results – Spring in the USA

Missouri Regional High Power Championship

Team Lapua´s  new member Jeff Lindblom, a high power across-the-course and long range shooter, won the Missouri Regional H.P. match, using Lapua´s .223 Rem. cases, Lapua 77 gr Scenar bullets and Vihtavuori N540 powder.

Louisville KY Bluegrass Regional, May 19th and 20th, 2012

Lapua´s Kevin Nevius shoots the gold medal with Lapua .22 LR X-ACT ammunition – chosen and tested in the new Lapua Service Center in Mesa, AZ in April.

Kevin shot a 1598-131x metallic, and a 1600-140x any sight score for the 3198-271x aggregate win and gold medal. 

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Long Range Regional, May 5 & 6, 2012, Lodi Wisconsin

Lapua Sponsored Shooter, Waylon Burbach wins Wisconsin Long Range Regional Championship

Waylon uses Lapua´s .308 Win. cases, Lapua 155 gr Scenar bullets and Vihtavuori N150 powder

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Arizona State Smallbore Championship, March 10 & 11, 2012.  Phoenix Rod and Gun Club.

Team Lapua´s Nancy Tompkins won the competition with Lapua .22 LR Midas + ammunition

Somewhat tricky but nice conditions were present for the match. Nancy´s results: 3199-279x  (1599-134x Irons)  (1600-145x Scope)


Shamrock XI Benchrest Match, March, Dublin, GA

Jack Neary  won the HV 200 and was 3rd overall in HV and did well all around.  Jim Carmichael made a new World Record with Vihtavuori N133 powder in  Shamrock Light Varmint 100 yd. Aggregate ( .1332″ agg. , unconfirmed).

This year´s annual Shamrock match was well attended with 88 shooters in attendance.  This year´s Shamrock Match was a US World Team qualifying match, whereby respective shooter´s earn pint based upon their finishes in both the Light and Heavy Varmint Grand Aggregates. 

Jack Neary also conducted a Vihtavuori tuning clinic for 24 BR shooters on Friday evening before the start of the match.  It was very well received by everyone with many shooters providing positive-feedback

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2012 TPRC – Tactical Precision Rifle Challenge, February 18-19, Phoenix, AZ

Lapua sponsored shooter Francis Kuehl wins the competition with .260 Rem Lapua case, Lapua 139 gr Scenar bullets and Vihtavuori N160 powder!

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