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BENCHREST RF RIFLE MATCHWHERE: Southwest Gun Club’s McComb Range facility. It is 6 miles East of McComb, MS on US Highway 98 East. When driving from McComb, drive East on US98 until you see the Homestead turnoff sign. Drive 2 miles further and the entrance to the range is on the North side of the road. If driving from Tylertown, MS, drive past the Bogue Chitto River Park and look for a roadside market on the right. The range road is 2.2 miles past the store, on the right. The name of the range road is Edna Drive.
WHEN: Sign up time 8:30AM, Start time 9AM. 3/18/23
WHAT: A bench rest rifle match with the use of a front bag and rear bag.
FIREARMS: Any safe .22 long rifle or .17 RF caliber rifle with iron sights or telescope, will be allowed. No laser sights. Maximum weight of rifles with sights is 8.5 pounds. Iron sights will have its own category.
AMMUNITION: Any safe.22 RF Long Rifle or .17 RF cartridges may be used. No .22 Winchester Magnum, .22 W.R.F., or tracer ammunition allowed.
SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Eye and hearing protection for Adult shooters is highly recommended. Eye and hearing protection for Junior shooters is mandatory.
COURSE OF FIRE: Unlimited sight in period will be provided at 25 yards with a 10 minute time limit.
The distance to the targets with all firearms will be 25 yards. One shot on each provided bullseye. 30 minutes time limit for record shots.
SCORING: Standard NRA scoring will apply.
Our club has 5- Ruger 10/22 rifles set up with 2.5x10x40mm Tasco scopes. Southwest Gun Club Junior Members, in our training program, will be issued .22 RF ammo ammo free of charge, furnished by The Youth Sport Shooting Alliance.
Senior members will have the following ammo available for purchase.
Winchester .22 Standard Velocity $3.00 per box of 50 CCI Standard Velocity $5.00 for 50
Fees: $10 for Seniors and $5 for Juniors.