Ray Sasser

Ray Sasser: A Life Well Lived

Sportsmen recently lost one of Texas’s—and the country’s—strongest voices for the outdoors and conservation with the passing of Ray Sasser. Sasser died February 21 in a Dallas hospital following an eight-year battle with lymphoma. He was 69.

Canine Conditioning

Canine Conditioning

A hunting dog performs better when it’s in shape. But what exactly does “in shape” mean?

Boxall & Edmiston

Boxall & Edmiston

What happens when the former Manufacturing Director of Holland & Holland, Peter Boxall, joins forces with the Managing Director of Sterling, James Edmiston?

The House of Winchester

The House of Winchester

Gun buffs who have a penchant for the big screen—and who don’t mind having their brush pants scared off—will want to check out the new horror film Winchester.

Kids & Clays

Kids & Clays

This year Kids & Clays will host 23 sporting clays, trap and skeet events, each organized by the respective area’s Ronald McDonald House Charity.

Reader Photo Contest

Have a great photo from this past hunting season? Submit it here or to our Instagram page (with the hashtag: #shootingsportsmancontest) and you will be eligible to win a Wild Hare Range Vest, a one-year subscription to Shooting Sportsman and a coveted SSM hat.

The ACGG’s Simson Project

When considering custom gunmaking, many aficionados first look to the UK or Europe for inspiration and quality work. But they should not ignore the American Custom Gunmakers Guild (ACGG), an organization whose members have been raising the gunmaking bar for 35 years.