NASGW-POMA Caliber Awards

2023 Caliber Award Winners

Winners for the NASGW-POMA Caliber Awards were announced on October 24th at the annual NASGW Appreciation dinner to durning the NASGW Expo in Columbus, OH.

Best New Accessory

  • American Tactical - Tritium Loaded Chamber Indicator
  • Angry Stag - LAWS-G1: Low Ammo Warning System
  • Caldwell - Flash Bang AR500 Steel Target Hit Indicator

Best New Ammunition

  • Hornady - 7mm Precision Rifle Cartridge
  • Remington - 360 Buckhammer Core-Lokt
  • Winchester - 400 Legend Straight-Walled Cartridge

Best New Handgun

  • FN America - FN Reflex
  • Smith & Wesson - Smith & Wesson M&P5.7
  • Springfield Armory - Echelon

Best New Optic

  • Holosun Technologies - Digital Reflex Sight - Night Vision
  • Leupold - Mark 5HD 2-10x30 M5C3 FFP
  • Sellmark - Wraith Thermal

Best New Rifle

  • Christensen Arms - Modern Hunting Rifle (MHR)
  • Marlin - Marlin® Model 336™ Classic
  • Springfield Armory - Model 2020 Redline

Best New Shotgun

  • Mossberg - 500 Turkey Optic-Ready Pump-Action Shotgun
  • Tristar Arms - Viper G2 Pro
  • Weatherby - ORION SxS

Best New Suppressor

  • Dead Air Silencers - Mojave 9
  • Rugged Suppressors - Alaskan 360Ti™
  • SilencerCo - Velos LBP

2022 Caliber Award Winners

Best New Rifle: Christensen Arms - Ridgeline FFT
Best New Shotgun: Mossberg - 940 Pro Turkey Optic-Ready Autoloading Shotguns
Best New Handgun: SIG SAUER - P365-XMACRO
Best New Optic: Holosun Technologies - EPS Carry (Enclosed Pistol Optic Carry)
Best New Ammo: 
Hornady Manufacturing - Hornady Outfitter® Ammunition
Best New Accessory: American Outdoor Brands - Caldwell Claymore Target Thrower
Best Overall New Product: SIG SAUER - P365-XMACRO

2021 Caliber Award Winners

Best New Rifle: Bergara - BMR Carbon
Best New Shotgun: TriStar Arms - Bristol
Best New Handgun: Taurus - GX4™
Best New Optic:
 Leupold - DeltaPoint Micro
Best New Ammo:
 Federal - Punch™ 22
Best New Accessory: Tactaload - Flash 5
Best Overall New Product: Taurus - GX4™

2020 Caliber Award Winners

Best New Rifle: Bergara - Mountain Rifle 2.0
Best New Shotgun: Mossberg - 940™ JM Pro
Best New Handgun: Springfield - Hellcat OSP
Best New Optic:
 SIG SAUER - RomeoZero
Best New Ammo:
 Federal - Force X2
Best New Accessory: Mantis - Blackbeard
Best Overall New Product: Ruger - 57™

2019 Caliber Award Winners

Best New Rifle: Ruger Precision® Rimfire
Best New Shotgun: Franklin Armory Reformation® RS7™
Best New Handgun: SIG SAUER P365 SAS
Best New Optic:
 Leupold Freedom RDS
Best New Ammo:
 Winchester 350 Legend
Best New Accessory: Mantix X10
Best Overall New Product: CVA Paramount