Scott McGregor Takes Home First Place in Heavy Metal Optics


Colt Competition is proud to announce 3-Gun shooter Scott McGregor’s victory in the 2013 3-Gun Nation Heavy Metal Optics division with a total of 292.2 points using his Colt Competition Rifle.

McGregor came out on top this season shooting the all-new Colt Competition CR Pro .308 rifle. The CR PRO .308 is equipped with what it takes to become the #1 competitor including a 20″ stainless 1:10 twist barrel, 3.5 pound trigger, floated hand guard and a 3 chamber muzzle brake designed by Bold Ideas the licensed manufacturer of Colt Competition Rifles.

“It’s a great honor to have achieved 1st place in the 2013 3Gun Nation Heavy Metal Optics Division. Just by looking at the division results, you can tell its friendly, but fierce competition. I’m fortunate to call everybody in the division a friend as well as a competitor. I’ve learned something from all of them throughout the season and over the years,” stated McGregor.

Scott went on to add: “I would also like to thank Colt Competition for its continued support. My CR Pro Heavy .308 rifle runs flawlessly and instills confidence at a match just as do my Colt Custom Shop 1911’s, as you would expect from one of the oldest names in the firearms industry.”

Annie Foster, Marketing Manager for Colt Competition shared, “Just this year Scott has taken his personal time to show me some techniques he uses while practicing and competing, I am honored to say I have spent many competitions shooting alongside him. It reveals a lot about a person that spends even his down time helping out fellow competitors. He has quickly become one of the top shooters in the nation. Way to go Scott!”

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