Miami, FL - Taurus®, the global leader in revolver manufacturing, announces Taurus Young Gun, Alex Larche has earned the highest ranking possible in practical shooting, Grand Master.
Alex Larche has been professionally shooting on Team Taurus since the fall of 2013. Determination and proficiency are part of Alex’s character, which grooms him to be a positive role model for the youth in this industry. Larche may be inspiring more people of all ages now that he has reached the highest ranking in practical shooting, Grand Master. The United States Practical Shooting Association designates Grand Master as the highest rating a shooter can achieve. In order to meet the qualifications of this respected rank, Alex had to maintain an average above 95% in his shooting classification courses.
“I am humbled on making the rank of Grand Master and would like to thank everyone who helped me get where I am today. Earning this title was through a lot of hard work and training, while constantly improving my skills. Achieving Grand Master was one of my goals in the shooting community. I am ready and eager to compete against the best in the world. This is a new path for me. It will be challenging and exciting!” stated Taurus Young Gun Alex Larche.
Earning Grand Master is a daunting task for even the most talented shooters. Alex competed heavily in 2014 and performed well at several matches. "I'm so proud of Alex for achieving this goal! I know how hard he has worked to get to it, and I know it's only the beginning of his bright future!” comments Team Captain, Jessie Duff. His accomplishments include placing 1st in his competing classes at the Double Tap Championships, Arkansas andthe Texas Open and second overall at the Mississippi Classic and 16th overall at the Single Stack Nationals.
About Alex Larche:
Born is Bastrop Louisiana, Alex Larche became the first member of Taurus’ Junior Team, Young Guns. With a drive and dedication towards excellence and a passion for competitive shooting, Alex exemplifies the future of competitive shooters as he competes in the Production and Single Stack Divisions with Taurus pistols at local, regional and national matches. To learn more about Alex Larche, go to: http://www.facebook.com/alexlarcheproshooter
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