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CMP Club News: Baltimore County Game & Fish Celebrates 20 Years of CMP Affiliation

The Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association (BCGF) recently marked its 20th year as a Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Affiliated Club. For their milestone and continued support, the CMP presented the club with a 20 Year banner to display at their home range.

About the Baltimore County Game & Fish Protective Association:

The BCGF was founded in 1936, with land was set aside for a wildlife habitat. Located in Baltimore, Maryland, the club is equipped with a 50-, 100- and 200-yard rifle range, seven-position 15- and 25-yard pistol ranges and three trap houses. Currently, the club holds 594 members.

Activities held at the BCGF include Monthly Military Rifle matches, using vintage military and AR-style rifles at 50, 100 and 200 yards. Bowling Pin, Bullseye Leagues and metal plates are also offered on both the rifle and pistol ranges along with precision .22 shoots. The club also sponsors a few area Boy Scout Troops and have weekly .22 youth shoots. Additionally, the group sponsors an all-day fish rodeo for the kids and support many community projects on club property.

To learn more about the BCGF, visit the club website at

About CMP Affiliated Clubs:

CMP Affiliated Clubs from across the country are allowed the unique opportunity to host CMP matches, training courses and several other valuable benefits. Clubs interested in becoming affiliated may review the proper steps and qualifications on the CMP’s “Become Affiliated” page at

CMP Affiliated Clubs can be found virtually anywhere. To locate a CMP Affiliated Club near you, visit the Competition Tracker page at

— By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Staff Writer

The Civilian Marksmanship Program is a federally chartered 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation. It is dedicated to firearm safety and marksmanship training and to the promotion of marksmanship competition for citizens of the United States. For more information about the CMP and its programs, log onto

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