David Waters

Goodyear sacks an employee for being a sporting shooter

Goodyear has a bit of a problem on their hands. One of their Australian employees has been sacked because he is a sporting shooter.

That is bad enough, but the case has now come to the attention of The Firearm Blog, one of the most respected and popular firearms blogs in the world, let alone the US.

David Waters, one of the top shooters in?Australian, competes regularly in high-power shooting competitions in the USA. In 2008 he became the first non-US citizen to be awarded the?Distinguished Rifleman Badge by the CMP.

A mechanical engineer by profession, he has worked for?Goodyear in Australia for the past 12 years until earlier this year when he was fired. ?? Read more »