Julie Golob

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Julie Goloski Golob is a professional markswoman, competition shooter, and national/world champion. She is the only six Division USPSA National Champion in history.

Julie Goloski began her shooting career when she was fourteen, practicing with her father, Pete Goloski. She continued competing through high school and, in 1994, met with the coach of the Army Action Shooting Team. The coach sent her a letter of acceptance and Julie joined the United States Army. In 1999, she competed at the USPSA Nationals and ended up winning at the Limited and Open Division. That year, she was also named US Army Athlete of the Year[1][2]

In 2002, Goloski left the Army to become a professional markswoman. She received a contract with Glock and started competing for them. In 2006 Julie joined Team Smith & Wesson. In 2006, Goloski won three Divisions at the USPSA Nationals (Limited-10, Single Stack, and Production) becoming the first female to do so.[3] More recently, she won the Production and Revolver Division at the 2011 USPSA Nationals as Julie Golob. This was the first time any shooter had won all six divisions.[4]

In 2012, Golob appeared as an expert in the fourth season of History Channel's Top Shot.

Golob lives in Kansas City, Missouri with her husband and two daughters.


  • 13x USPSA Ladies National Champion
  • 7x Ladies World Speed Shooting Champion
  • 4x IDPA Ladies National Champion
  • US Army Female Athlete of the Year
  • US Army Marksmanship Unit Athlete of the Year
  • 3x S&W IDPA Winter Nationals Ladies Champion
  • 2x NRA Bianchi Cup Ladies Open Champion
  • 2x International Revolver Championships Ladies Open Champion
  • American Handgunner Ladies Champion


  1. ^ Women & Guns. Little River Press. 2007. p. 7. 
  2. ^ Command, United States. Army Recruiting; Office, United States. Army Recruiting Command. Public Affairs (2001). Recruiter journal 53. U.S. Army Recruiting Command. p. 6. 
  3. ^ Ayoob, Massad (2012). The Gun Digest Book of Concealed Carry. Iola, WI: Gun Digest Books. pp. 110–111. ISBN 1-4402-3267-9. 
  4. ^ "Cheaper Than Dirt! Interviews Julie Golob". Cheaper Than Dirt!. August 13, 2010. 

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