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GLOCK is a Gold Sponsor for the 2018 IDPA US National Championship!

BERRYVILLE, AR – GLOCK, the nation’s leading pistol provider to American law enforcement agencies and maker of some of the most popular pistols used in the shooting sports, is back as a major sponsor at the 2018 IDPA US National Championship.

“GLOCK is proud to provide continued support to the International Defensive Pistol Association and values the role that IDPA plays in promoting safe and enjoyable competitive sport shooting,” stated Bob Radecki, National Sales Manager for GLOCK, Inc.

“GLOCK continues to be a great partner with IDPA. Not only do they make the most popular pistol used in IDPA competition, but they generously support matches all around the country. We are very pleased to once again be working with GLOCK.” said Joyce Wilson, executive director of IDPA.

GLOCKjoins the 2018 IDPA National Championship as a Gold level Sponsor. GLOCK has signed up as a stage sponsor, Competitor Transport and will also be at the event with a Demonstration bay for competitors.

Hosted by the Civilian Marksmanship Park in Talladega, Alabama, the 2018 IDPA U.S. National Championship will take place September 13th thru the 15th and are again expected to draw over 300 of the sport’s top shooters. 


Additional gold-level sponsors for the 2018 IDPA US National Championship include the National Shooting Sports Foundation, Wilson Combat, Walther, SIG Sauer and ProMag. For more information on IDPA, or to join more than 26,000 IDPA members competing each week around the country, visit 

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About GLOCK, Inc.
The GLOCK GROUP is a leading global manufacturer of pistols and accessories. GLOCK’s superior engineering has produced a pistol with only 34 parts and a rugged polymer-frame, providing industry-leading reliability shot after shot. GLOCK is renowned for its pistols which are safe, featuring three safeties; simple, offering a low number of components to provide reliability; and fast, with no encumbering parts to slow the speed to fire. This combination makes GLOCK pistols the first choice among consumers and law enforcement, with approximately 65 percent of agencies within the United States choosing to carry GLOCK. Austrian-engineered, the group has manufacturing facilities in the United States and Austria. Based in Smyrna,Ga., GLOCK, Inc. is an advocate for our nation’s law enforcement and military personnel, as well as all citizens’ Second Amendment right to bear arms. For more information, please visit


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