NRL Announces SIG SAUER as Official Sponsor of NRL HUNTER
SIG SAUER to Serve as an Official Series Sponsor of the NRL HUNTER 2021 Season
February 24, 2021, Yorba Linda, CA – National Rifle League (NRL), a 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to the growth and education of precision rifle shooting through a range of outdoors-related public interest activities, is pleased to announce SIG SAUER as an Official Sponsor of the inaugural 2021 season of NRL HUNTER.
SIG SAUER is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. The company’s commitment to innovation and next-generation product development has led to leadership in the civilian, military, and law enforcement markets worldwide. Now, SIG has brought the same warrior mindset to the hunting market and developed a complete line-up of SIG Hunting products that will be showcased through the NRL Hunter Series.
“We are extremely excited to have SIG SAUER join the NRL HUNTER series as an Official Sponsor,” stated Travis Ishida, NRL President. “SIG’s support of our community shows their forward thinking and enthusiasm for all hunters. This is an outstanding relationship in which our community will be able to learn more about the outstanding line of products while Team SIG Professional Shooter Daniel Horner shows the equipment capabilities in our competitions and the hunting world.”
Team SIG Professional Shooter Daniel Horner is a multi-discipline World Champion shooter having captured over 125 championship titles at the world, national, regional, and state level. He was a Sergeant First-Class in the U.S. Army and was recruited to the Army to join the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU), where he became one of the most decorated shooters in team history. He served as the Coach of the USAMU Action Shooting Team, and during his service was twice selected as the Military Marksmanship Association Soldier of the Year.
“We look forward to being part of the inaugural season of the NRL Hunter series and showcasing SIG SAUER’s premier line of hunting products including the CROSS Rifle, electro-optics, and ammunition,” said Tom Taylor, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Commercial Sales. “Not only will Daniel Horner be competing and showcasing SIG products throughout the series, he will also be working with our team to develop an exciting new extension of the CROSS-product line as the series grows.”
The SIG SAUER sponsorship of NRL HUNTER’s 2021 Season, includes a pair of KILO3000BDX Rangefinding Binoculars to each prize table.
For its 2021 Season, NRL HUNTER will host 9 hunting-style matches and the NRL HUNTER Championship match the Grand Slam is slated to be held August 2-8, 2021 at the Cameo Shooting Complex in Grand Junction, Colorado, and directed by NRL Managing Director of Match Operations and NRL HUNTER Developer Scott Satterlee.
2021 Series Schedule of NRL HUNTER:
- Nehawka, Nebraska – Feb. 19-21, 2021
- Farmington, New Mexico – Mar. 5-7, 2021
- Arbuckle, California – Mar. 26-28, 2021
- Mount Pleasant, Tennessee – Apr. 16-18, 2021
- Laramime, Wyoming – Apr. 23-25, 2021
- Dupuyer, Montana – May 6-9, 2021
- Hammett, Idaho – May 21-23, 2021
- Dalton, New Hampshire – Jun. 25-27, 2021
- Price, Utah – Jul. 23-25, 2021
- Grand Slam Season Championship match, Grand Junction, Colorado – Aug. 2-8, 2021
ABOUT SIG SAUER
SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. For over 250 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens. Additionally, SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy. Headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, SIG SAUER has over 2,200 employees across eight locations. For more information about the company and product line visit: sigsauer.com.