Matarese Jr. and Fanizzi reach podium at Fujairah Mountain Shoot

Team Winchester members Anthony Matarese Jr. and Joe Fanizzi once again demonstrated why they are two of the best sport shooters in the world. Matarese Jr. and Fanizzi recently traveled to the United Arab Emirates for the first inaugural Fujairah Hill Climb Championships. This event offered one of the largest prize pools in shooting sports with over $200,000 in bonus money paid out to the best shooters.

More than 400 of the best clay sports competitors from 44 different countries came together to compete while also having to battle harsh desert conditions and steep mountainous terrain. When the dust settled, Matarese took second place while Fanizzi took home the Junior championship and third place overall.

“Anthony and Joe have represented Team Winchester and the USA on the world stage of shooting sports, proving that they are two of the best,” said Matt Campbell, Winchester’s vice president of sales and marketing. “It is exciting to see new events like this and to understand the importance of shooting sports in different countries.”

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