At our club meeting on Wednesday March 18th at 6:30 pm, our guest speaker will be Stan Pate. Stan started his competitive shooting career in the Marine Corps Stan has become a long-time factory shooter for Savage Arms as well as a member of the U.S. F-T/R Team.
Stan has enjoyed a great career as a member of the U.S. F-T/R Team competing in many different countries around the world resulting in a variety of medals and awards that include setting at various times 13 national records, some still standing today.
Having competed in two consecutive World Championships the first in 2009 where he managed to collect gold medals for two-yard line wins, a silver for an aggregate medal, and the overall Bronze medal in the individuals for a podium finish as well as becoming the first person to qualify as Internationally Distinguished. In the 2013 World Championships he brought home a gold medal earned in the team matches.