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August High Power Rifle Match at Fairfax Rod and Gun

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  1. W.E.G.

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    Sep 26, 2006
    all over Virginia
    August High Power Rifle Match at Fairfax Rod and Gun

    From: arwillard
    Sent: Saturday, August 14, 2010 10:30 AM
    Subject: August High Power Rifle Match at FXR&GC


    There will be a 500agg High Power Rifle "fun match" at Fairfax Rod & Gun Club on Saturday August 21. Match bulletin attached.

    Registration begins at 0800, squadding at 0830. Please bring exact change ($10.00, $5.00 for juniors) and your staple gun for hanging targets.

    See you on the firing line,
    Alan Willard


    Fairfax Rod & Gun Club
    2010 High Power Rifle Monthly Matches – 500 agg.

    Location: Fairfax Rod & Gun Club
    Benson Range
    7039 Signal Hill Road
    Manassas, Virginia 20111

    Date: August 21, 2010

    Time: Registration 8:00 –8:30
    Squadding 8:30
    Pits sealed 8:50
    Firing Begins 9:00

    Requirements: Open to the public. Membership in the NRA or Virginia Sports Shooting Association not required but shooters are encouraged to join.

    Rules: Current NRA High Power Rules will govern with the exception of refires (Alibi’s) which is explained below. Competitors will score, work target pits and assist range personnel as required.

    Refires – Any shooter requiring a refire will receive a one minute preparation period. Sighters will not be allowed.

    Club rules require eye and ear protection. Shooters must wear eye protection in order to compete. Knobloch and similar frames are sufficient providing a blinder is placed in front of the non-aiming eye.

    Entry Fees: Individual per match - $10.00
    Juniors per match - $5.00

    How to Enter: Submit fee and pickup a score card on the day of the match.

    Course of Fire: Stage 1: Two sighters and twenty shots slow fire, Standing, time limit of 22 minutes.
    Stage 2: Two sighters in two minutes, then ten shots in the Sitting or Kneeling position in 60 seconds.
    Stage 3: Two sighters in two minutes, then ten shots in the Prone position in 70 seconds.
    Stage 4: Two sighting shots and ten shots slow fire in the Prone position in 12 minutes.

    Equipment: 1. Service Rifle: NRA High Power Rules 3.1 & 3.2
    2. Match Rifle: NRA High Power Rifle Rule 3.3
    3. Match Rifle with optical sight(Only eligible for Special Award)
    4. Ammunition: Any type of sporting or target ammunition may be used. Armor piercing, Tracer, and Incendiary ammunition is strictly prohibited.

    Challenge: A $2.00 fee will be charged for any challenge lost.

    Empty Chamber Indicator: While on the range, all uncased firearms will have the bolts open, magazines removed and an Empty Chamber Indicator (ECI) inserted in the empty chamber.

    Classification: NRA Classification applies. Unclassified competitors will compete as Unclassified competitors in individual competition.

    Awards: Awards will be commensurate with the number of entries.

    General: Food and potable water is not available at the range.

    Information: Contact Alan Willard at: arwillard@comcast.net

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