June 29, 2009
Team Safariland’s Rob Leatham Wins 15th Consecutive Top Shooter at Springfield Armory Single Stack Classic
JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Safariland, a BAE Systems line of business, proudly congratulates Team Safariland member Rob Leatham on winning top shooter at the Springfield Armory Single Stack Classic. Winning for the 15th consecutive time, Leatham has won top shooter every year the event has been held. The Springfield Armory Single Stack Classic was held from April 30th to May 2nd in Barry, Illinois and included a total of 255 competitors.
Team Safariland member Mike Voigt finished second to Leatham while teammate Kippi Leatham was second in the women’s division. Four of the top six shooters in the men’s division were using Safariland holsters.
Rob Leatham is a twenty-two-time USPSA National Champion, five-time IPSC World Champion and a seven-time NRA Bianchi Cup Champion. In 2008 Leatham was the Smith and Wesson IDPA Indoor Nationals ESP Champion. In 2007, Leatham was the USPSA Limited Nationals Champion, USPSA Limited 10 National Champion and NRA Bianchi Cup Metallic Champion.
Mike Voigt is the 2008 USPSA Area 1 Champion, a nine-time USPSA Multi-Gun National Champion, five-time International Tactical Rifle Champion and four-time IPSC World Champion Team member.
Kippi Leatham is a three-time USPSA Limited 10 National Champion and a two-time USPSA Production National Champion. She is also a four-time member of “Gold Team USA” IPSC World Champions.
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