CMP announces the Advanced Maintenance Class dates for 2016

The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is proud to announce that the qualified staff members inside the CMP Custom Shop will once again be offering 12 dates for the anticipated Advanced Maintenance Clinic throughout the 2016 calendar year! Each class will be a three-day course, accommodating 20 students. Three of these classes will be reserved for applicants wishing to attend with a designated partner of their choosing (Buddy Class). Read More.
CMP Rifle Sales. The popularity of the M1 Garand continues to grow as hundreds of new Garand "Fun" Matches are being held all across the USA each year. Each M1 Garand rifle sold by CMP is an authentic U.S. Government rifle that has been inspected, headspaced, repaired if necessary and test fired for function. Each rifle is shipped with safety manual, one eight-round clip and chamber safety flag. Orders are filled on a first-come first serve basis. The CMP currently has Field Grand and Service Grade M1 Garands available along with the CMP Special Grade. Visit for more information.
Students: Apply Now for 2016-2017 $1,000 CMP Scholarships. The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is proud to again award exemplary student-athletes in their future endeavors through its annual scholarship program for the 2016-2017 school year. The CMP offers $1,000 one-year scholarships based on merit and rifle or pistol marksmanship participation to current high school seniors. Visit
for more information.

(Vol 1, 1900-1945) Revised, updated edition by Scott A. Duff, 8 1/2" x 11", softbound 320 pages, 230 photos. Volume I of the definitive reference set for the Garand Collector. Examines development and production of the M1 rifle from conception through the closing days of WW II. Month-end serial number tables ID manufacturing dates. Bayonets, slings and cleaning kits examined in detail. $34.95 (Item ID 708)

An update on the 1911 pistols. The revised NDAA has passed the House and Senate. It is on its way to the President's desk for signature. We have no further information at this time.
Thank you for your support,     
Mark Johnson
Chief Operating Officer 

CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park Paver Project

Become a permanent part of the CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park. Leave your legacy on one or more than three firing lines throughout the park with a personalized engraved granite paver. Each paver is permanently embedded adjacent to the concrete firing line pads on Clubhouse Row, the practice rifle range, pistol ranges, sporting clays and trap fields found throughout CMP Talladega. Etch your name into the history of CMP Marksmanship while also supporting its future. Paver donations may be tax deductible as charitable gifts to the Civilian Marksmanship Program, a 501(c)(3) organization.

Order your Engraved Granite Paver today!





 Talladega 600
Talladega, AL
8-13 December

 The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is thrilled to announce the completion of plans on the next big southern event - the Talladega 600. The match is set to begin Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, and concludes Sunday, Dec. 13, at CMP's new Talladega Marksmanship Park. The event schedule has been designed to appeal to rifle, pistol and shotgun enthusiasts alike in order to provide an even wider variety of marksmanship opportunities to competitors from around the country.

For more information and to register, visit the