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Vintage Military Rifle Team Match

VINTAGE MILITARY RIFLE TEAM MATCH

DATE: SATURDAY MAY 7, 2016. REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 0800 HOURS. FIRST RELAY BEGINS 0900 HOURS, SECOND RELAY AROUND 1000 HOURS

MATCH WILL BE SHOT FROM THE BENCH WITH SAND BAG RESTS

TWO PERSON TEAMS, SHOOTER AND SPOTTER/COACH. SWITCH PLACES AFTER 10 RECORD SHOTS

ONE RIFLE OR TWO AT TEAM DISCRETION. IF TWO RIFLES, BOTH MUST HAVE THE SAME TYPE OF SIGHTS, IRON OR SCOPE.

RIFLE MUST BE ANY AS ISSUED MILITARY RIFLE IN PRODUCTION BEFORE 1945 OR EXACT REPLICA OF ANY AS ISSUED MILITARY RIFLE

IRON SIGHTS OR SCOPE SIGHTS. IRON SIGHTS WILL SHOOT AT 200 YARDS. SCOPES AT 300 YARDS

RESTS: FRONT REST ONLY – SAND BAG(S) OR SIMILAR-NO MECHANICAL RESTS

TARGET: BIRCHWOOD CASEY 17 1⁄4 INCH SHOOT-N-SEE OR SIMILAR

COURSE OF FIRE:

UNLIMTED SIGHTING SHOTS FOR FIVE MINUTES
PRACTICE MATCH CONDITIONS. SEE BELOW(5 SHOTS)
GO FORWARD AND PLACE RECORD TARGETS
10 RECORD SHOTS AS FOLLOWS:
AWARDS:

– COMMAND TO LOAD – LOAD ONE CARTRIDGE
– COMMAND TO FIRE – FIRE ONE RECORD SHOT WITHIN 20 SECONDS
– COMMAND TO CEASE FIRE FOLLOWED BY 40 SECONDS TO PREPARE FOR

NEXT RECORD SHOT. Coaching permitted during this time period.
– REPEAT UNTIL 10 RECORD SHOTS HAVE BEEN FIRED.
– GO FORWARD, SCORE THE TARGET TO YOUR RIGHT AND REPAIR

SIGHTING TARGET FOR SECOND SHOOTER

HIGH SCORE: IRON SIGHTS
HIGH SCORE: SCOPE SIGHTS
HIGH SCORE: TEAM WITH A COMBINED AGE OF 130 YEARS OR MORE.

TIE BREAKERS: MOST HITS ON CENTER DOT; HIGHEST SCORE BY OLDEST TEAM MEMBER

MATCH FEE: $20.00 PER TEAM I

NFORMATION: aehaley@myfairpoint.net

Earlier Event: May 5
Trap Shoot
Later Event: May 7
Range Orientation