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We are conducting this match this weekend. You pistoleeros ought to come out and try this. It is very challenging. This is the classic pistol match that was fired since the 1920's.

Southwest Gun Club, Inc.
PO Box 1061
McComb, MS 39649
601-249-3315
Cell 601-341-8797
[email protected]
NRA Club # c1149 CMP Club # y35005
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NRA 1800 CONVENTIONAL PISTOL LEAGUE

What: NRA .22rf and Centerfire Bullseye Pistol Match, a pistol match that all shooting is with one hand at targets at 25 yards.

Where: Southwest Gun Club’s McComb Range facility. It is 6 miles East of McComb, MS on US Highway 98. 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: Saturday 7/18, 8/22, 9/5, 10/17, 11/21, 12/21, 2009, in 2010 the dates will be: 1/23, 2/13, 3/6, 4/17, 5/1 and 6/12. Signup at 8:30AM shooting starts at 9:00AM.

Equipment: .22 Long Rifle handguns with 2.5 pound or heavier trigger pull. Any Centerfire Pistol or Revolver .32 or larger. Telescopic or red dot sights are allowed. No laser sights are allowed.

Course of Fire: All shooting done at 25 yards. Both style pistols (RF and CF) will be fired with the same course of fire.

Sight in period, 10 minutes unlimited sighters

1. Slow fire event: 2-10 shot strings with a time limit of 10 minutes per string on the NRA B16 target.

2. National Match Course:
10 shots slowfire in 10 minutes
10 shots timed fire in 2 strings of 5 shots in 20 seconds
10 shots rapid fire in 2 strings of 5 shots in 10 seconds
Slowfire on B-16 target, Timed and Rapid Fire on the B-8 Target.

3. Timed fire event: 20 shots timed fire in 2 stages of 2 strings of 5 shots in 20 seconds, on the B-8 Target.

4. Rapid-fire event: 20 shots rapid fire in 2 stages of 2 strings of 5 shots in 10 seconds, on the B-8 Target.

Fee: $10.00 for Adults, $7.00 for Juniors. There is an additional $7.00 one time fee, to cover the NRA registration. If you shoot in future matches this fee is only collected once. When the league is finished in late 2010, participants that fire in 3 league matches will receive an NRA Classification Card in Conventional Pistol.

Ammunition is $2.00 per box for Aguila Centurion. If you are shooting a CF handgun, you must furnish your own ammo.

For additional info, call the Secretary, Doug Bowser 601-341-8797
 

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I can't make it this weekend, but I appreciate the posting.... I will really try to get out a few times this year.

I got my handgun start with a bunch of bullseye shooter at a club very near Camp Perry. I learned a lot shooting with those guys and had a lot of fun too.
 
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