Washington's Birthday Match & Clinic
Sponsored by the
Arizona State Rifle and Pistol Association
Ben Avery Shooting Facility: 20-21-Feb-2016
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WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY 124th ANNUAL RIFLE MATCH
Sunday 21-Feb-16 (with Beginner’s Clinic & side match on Saturday 20-Feb)
7:30AM start time, competitors should arrive an hour early and plan to stay all day.
Arizona State Rifle & Pistol Association – Junior High Power Rifle Team
FOR INFORMATION CONCERNING THE TOURNAMENT WRITE TO:
Bill Poole (Match Dir.) 602-405-0717, email@example.com
DIRECTIONS TO RANGE:
Ben Avery Shooting Facility, NW corner I-17 & Carefree Hwy, Phoenix, AZ, High Power Range, 200yd line. Enter main entrance, continue past main range, around the berm to High Power Range, park in 300 yd parking lot.
Modified NRA Rules, see below.
COMPETITION OPEN TO:
All safe shooters with priority to Arizona residents.
Enter online at http://www.shop.asrpa.com/main.sc
REGISTRATION AND ENTRY FEES:
$100 per team of 4, $30 per individual. Individual entries will be squadded as random teams. Beginners’ clinic: $25. Side Match: Lunch: $10. Pre-ordered T-shirt: $12. See signup site for other options.
ENTRIES CLOSE & LATE ENTRIES:
17-Feb-15. If space is available, late entries accepted on the line with an additional $5 late fee per shooter. No refunds after 17-Feb-15.
75 teams of 4 shooters.
Opening Ceremony & safety announcement at 7:30AM. First shots at 8AM.
CLASSIFICATION OF COMPETITORS:
NRA Classification System will not be used. (To be defined as a junior team, all four shooters must be juniors).
TEAM AWARDS: Plaques to Winning team. Top junior team
INDIVIDUAL AWARDS: Plaques to High Individual Overall. High Competitor in each special category: Junior, Woman, Police/Military, Senior.
Teams or individuals will only win one award in the order above. Lesser awards to be announced.
MATCH SCHEDULE AND CONDITIONS:
50-shot National Match Course in a 4-man team match, all fired at 200 yards. 3 sighter shots any position, followed by 10 shots offhand, 10 shots rapid fire sitting on the SR target. 10 shots rapid prone on the SR42 and 20 shots prone slow fire on the MR-52 target. Block time for 2 shooters in each stage morning, break for lunch, repeated in the afternoon for the other 2 team shooters.
Rifles to be pointed at the impact area when loading and closing the bolt.
In rapid fire stages all competitors will start in position. Rifles with detachable magazines will use the NRA loading procedure (magazine on the ground, load when targets appear). Rifles without a detachable magazine will load on command 2 rounds with the bolt closed on an empty chamber (semi-auto) or 5 rounds with the bolt open (bolt action).
NRA/CMP Service Rifle or any military, military-surplus or military-style rifle in as-issued condition, or as approved by match director. 8mm maximum caliber. Optical sights permitted on modern rifles (EX, MA, HM and Distinguished Riflemen using optical sights (or their teams) not eligible for awards). No tracer or incendiary permitted.
Each team will provide a target puller and score keeper.
Sunday events include opening ceremony, swap meet, lunch break, awards ceremony and raffle. Competitors are expected to participate. Saturday will include a beginner’s clinic in the Ben Avery activity center (east of the main public range) at 8AM which includes shooting in the afternoon. Shooting practice is available Saturday afternoon. Side match details, if any, to be announced.
fees and details subject
Bill Poole -Washington's Birthday Match Director