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2017 NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits – Enter to Win!

The NRA is hosting its Annual Meetings and Exhibits, where over 750 exhibitors come out to meet with fellow firearms enthusiasts. This year's NRA Show takes place in Atlanta, GA on April 27-30, and Berger Bullets will be there at booth #1049. Berger Bullets will be running a contest at the NRA Show, where you will have the chance to win bullets. The first 500 people to sign up will also receive a limited edition 2017 Berger NRA Show shirt. Shooters that come by our booth can provide their email address or drop one of their business cards in a jar to join our mailing [...]

2016 K&M Precision Rifle Competition

  The 2016 K&M Precision Rifle Competition was held on May 27 - 29 in Finger, TN at the K&M Precision Rifle Training Shooting Complex. I had never been to K&M but knew I could expect excellence from the owner Shannon Kay. What makes K&M unique is it was purpose built for precision rifle training and competitive events from the ground up. The current range consists of more than 80 acres with a very recent acquisition of an additional 112 adjacent acres. On Friday, the range offered shooters an open range day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Steel targets were set out every 100 [...]

2016 NRA Annual Meetings and Exhibits

It's that time of the year again! The NRA is hosting its Annual Meetings and Exhibits, where over 750 exhibitors come out to meet with fellow firearms enthusiasts. This year's NRA Show takes place May 20-22 in Louisville, KY and Berger Bullets will be there at booth 5048. This show is an exciting one for us, because we will have a bigger booth this year to share with our ammunition company, ABM Ammo. Berger Bullets is teaming up with ABM Ammo to do a giveaway contest at the NRA Show. Shooters that come by our booth can provide their email address or drop one of [...]

Applied Ballistics Spring Seminar

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHsqL80KpcE The next Applied Ballistics Seminar will be held May 23-24 at the Dallas/Addison Marriott in Dallas, TX. This two day seminar will cover practical elements of external ballistics. Information will be presented in a general way which applies equally to all long range shooting disciplines (hunting, target, tactical). Topics will be introduced from an academic first principles perspective. Once the scientific basis for the material is established, the ideas are further demonstrated with examples from instrumented live fire. They explain the science, and then present examples of the principles in action. The goal is that you’ll leave with an understanding of the subject [...]

2016 Cactus Classic

The Cactus Classic took place on March 19-20, 2016 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, AZ. This year's match had a great turnout with 138 total shooters, 3 of which were junior shooters. The Cactus had a full 5 days of practice, the Monday through Friday before the match. During this week we got to see a lot of familiar faces from last year as well as many new faces. For the most part, the days were full of great weather with normal Ben Avery conditions, meaning a bit of wind here and there. Thursday and Friday both had good conditions in comparison [...]

2015 F-Class National Championships

High end of the 1000 yard line at Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, AZ. We have put another F-Class Nationals in the books. For the first time, the NRA combined the Mid-Range and Long Range Nationals into the same week. The matches were held at Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, AZ, and hosted by the Desert Sharpshooters Rifle Club. Running two nationals back to back was a new experience for us, but we were excited for the opportunity. After the storms. Phoenix weather forecasts are usually pretty boring, but we had some variety this year. Just a few days [...]

Out and About: 2015 NRA World Shooting Championship

Last week, Ryan Neal of ABM Ammo and I had the opportunity to take part in the 2015 NRA World Shooting Championships, where more than 200 professional and amateur shooters battled it out to gain the title of the World Shooting Champion. The Championship consisted of 12 stages that covered a wide range of disciplines, such as Cowboy Action, Bianchi Cup Mover, Wobble Clays, USPSA as well as some precision long range. Berger and ABM Ammo were proud to partner with the NRA, Magpul and the Peacemaker National Training Center in Gerrardstown, West Virginia to sponsor two of the match stages. At the Designated Marksman [...]

Berger Bullets Box Sticker Quote Contest

Recently, AccurateShooter.com highlighted our box stickers in one of their articles (found here). We were excited to hear how much shooters have been enjoying our little "golden tickets." We like to surprise our shooters by leaving something fun inside of a box (besides great bullets) from time to time. We randomly place quotes into our boxes, and if you get lucky enough, you might even find a coupon for a hat, t-shirt, or even free bullets! To celebrate the fact that our shooters have responded so well to our box sticker "fortune cookies," we wanted to extend to you a chance to submit your favorite [...]

Sign Up for the 2014 Southwest Nationals!

We are proud to announce that the 5th annual Southwest Nationals will be held February 4-9, 2014 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix, Arizona.  We will be sending programs to shooters on our mailing list soon, in the meantime you can download the Match Program here to sign up. The SWN has become one of the premier Long Range matches in the US.  We had 258 competitors last year from 5 different countries, and expect more this year.  Visit our new SWN page and watch our introduction video for more information. Here are a few of the match highlights: We offer six full days [...]

The NRA Annual Meeting is Coming to Houston TX on 05/03/2013

Our team here at Berger Bullets is happy to announce that we will be attending the NRA Show in Houston, Texas on the weekend of May 3rd, 2013. This year Walt Berger, our founder, will be attending and answering questions on reloading techniques as well as signing reloading manuals that you bring in. Along with Walt, our Marketing and Shooter Services team will be there to answer questions, offer advice, and give away stickers, patches, posters, and catalogs. Below is a map with a square highlight around where you can find us. Look for the square in the bottom middle, booth #3709 near the cafe [...]