Remington Shooters Miles and Cherry Take Top Honors at First Major Event of the 2013 Sporting Clays and FITASC Season
Madison, NC Feb. 12, 2013 – Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) would like to congratulate Gebben Miles and Wendell Cherry for their recent victories at the South Florida Shooting Club.
Miles was awarded High Over All (HOA) Champion in the US Federation Internationale de Tir Aux Armes Sportives de Chasse (FITASC) Grand Prix event as well as the HOA Champion in the Krieghoff Classic Sporting Clays event. Cherry was honored as the HOA Champion of the Pure Gold Preliminary Sporting Clays event. Remington Premier® STS® Nitro 27® and Premier® STS® Nitro Sporting Clays Target loads were the shotshells of choice for the champions.
US FITASC Grand Prix Event: 150 Entries
HOA Champion – Gebben Miles 188/200
1st Place Master Class and Junior Champion – David Radulovich 185/200
2nd place Master Class – Wendell Cherry 183/200
3rd place Master Class – Brad Kidd, Jr. 182/200
Ladies Champion – Diane Sorantino 164/200
Krieghoff Classic Sporting Clays Event: 156 Entries
HOA Champion – Gebben Miles 185/200
Runner-Up Champion – Wendell Cherry 181/200
3rd place Master Class – Brad Kidd, Jr. 178/200
Ladies Champion – Diane Sorantino 162/200
Pure Gold Preliminary Sporting Clay Event: 141 Entries
HOA Champion – Wendell Cherry 92/100
1st place Master Class – Gebben Miles 90/100
Ladies Champion – Diane Sorantino 83/100
The events were held at the South Florida Shooting Club in Palm City, FL on February 1-3, 2013.
About Remington Arms Company, LLC
Remington Arms Company, LLC, (“Remington”) headquartered in Madison, N.C., designs, produces and sells sporting goods products for the hunting and shooting sports markets, as well as solutions to the military, government and law enforcement markets. Founded in 1816 in upstate New York, the Company is one of the nation’s oldest continuously operating manufacturers. Remington is the only U.S. manufacturer of both firearms and ammunition products and one of the largest domestic producers of shotguns and rifles. The Company distributes its products throughout the U.S. and in over 55 foreign countries. More information about the Company can be found at www.remington.com.