Chillicothe Sportsmen's Club

Approved High Power Rifle Match


 Match Dates:

NRA approved matches will normally be held on the 3rd Saturday of each month starting in March and ending in October.,

NRA match dates for 2017 are:
March 21 (1:00 start time), April 15, May 20, June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16, October 21


2017 John C. Garand match on Saturday, May 20 and September 16 10:00 start time for both dates

 

Location:

Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club,  P.O. Box 13,  Chillicothe, IL 61523.

Turn east on Yankee Lane from Route 29 about one mile north of Chillicothe.  Follow the gravel road east then south to the end.  Club entrance will be on your left.

 

Registration:

There will be no pre-registration.  All shooters who are present by relay closing times (specified below) will get the opportunity to participate in at least one relay.  Registration for the 1st relay will start at 7:30 am and close at 8:30 am.  The 1st relay will commence firing the match at 8:30am.  Registration for the 2nd relay will close at 9:30 am.  The 2nd relay will commence firing upon completion of the 1st relay.

 

Prior to the start of the 1st relay, instructions for operation of the club rifles (M1 Garand and AR15) will be offered to interested shooters.  All beginners who plan to shoot a club rifle are required to take this instructional class.  New shooters will be required to observe the 1st relay to gain familiarity with the rifle range practices and safety procedures and can only shoot the 2nd relay.

Course of Fire:

CMP Course HP-C………………………………….100 Yards Modified NMC

Range

Yards

Target

Used

Position

Number of Shots Fired

Allotted Time

Maximum Possible Score

100

SR-1

Optional, Spotting Rounds

10

10 Min.

None

100

SR-1

Standing, Slow Fire

10

10 Min.

100

100

SR-1

Sitting From Standing, Rapid Fire

10

60 Sec.

100

100

SR-21

Prone From Standing, Rapid Fire

10

70 Sec.

100

100

MR-31

Prone, Slow Fire

20

20 Min.

200

Maximum Possible Score

500

Safety:

All competitors will be required to wear ear and eye protection.  NO EXCEPTIONS.  Ear and eye protection will be available at the range.

Rifle Requirements:

Any rifle meeting rule 3.3 of NRA High Power Rifle Rule having metallic sights and a trigger pull of not less than three pounds will be permitted.  For the M1, M14, Mini 14, AR15, and other semiautomatic rifles, the trigger pull will not be less than four and one-half pounds.  The rifle must be capable of rapid fire loading through the use of an extra magazine or stripper clip.  A limited number of club rifles (M1 Garand and AR15) are available for use by competitors.

Ammunition:

Ammo caliber .30 (30-06), (.308), and (.223) will be issued (for a fee, and as available) to any shooter who is firing the match to meet the NRA qualification requirements. Each relay will shoot through the entire course of fire.

Supervision:

Club officials / instructors will ensure compliance with the requirements for qualification and will certify as to the correctness of the scores.

Scoring:

Competitors will be required to score other competitors’ targets.

Target Changing:

Competitors will be required to handle their own targets or paste up the previous target if a target change is not required.

Awards:

Classifications will be by NRA system. Certificates of qualification and/or awards will be handed out in October to competitors who fire qualifying scores. To qualify, a competitor must fire a minimum of three qualifying scores within the designated class range. Class ranges are as follows: Marksman: 350-399, Sharpshooter: 400-449, and Expert: 450-500.

Entry Fee:

Chillicothe Sportsmen’s Club Members:

Juniors: $5.00                           (2 relays = $7)

Adults: $15.00                         (2 relays = $20)

 

Non-Members:

Juniors: $5.00                           (2 relays = $7)

Adults: $20.00                         (2 relays = $25)

Special Notes:

No alcoholic beverages will be allowed on the range prior to or during the match.

Information:

For more information contact Christopher Bach at (309) 256-1712.

Special Notes:

No alcoholic beverages will be allowed on the range Prior or during the match.

Downloads:

Click here for a printable / downloaded version of the DCM/CMP rules in PDF format


 

For information contact Chris Bach (256-1712), or Paul Vallow (432-2863).

 

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Information:

For more information contact Christopher Bach at (309) 256-1712.

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