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Military/Silhouette Range closed 8-4

October 19 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Military Style Fun and .22 Caliber Silhouette Shoot – Saturday, October 19, 2019 (9 am – ?) We are having a double header shoot on October 19th. A military fun shoot will start at 9 am, followed by a 22 silhouette shoot. The silhouette event will start at 11 am (or immediately after the military fun shoot should it run long). A complementary lunch will be provided starting at 11:30. Military Style Fun Shoot There will be two groups. Group 1 will consist of vintage military rifles issued prior to 1945 (Mausers, Garand etc.); Group 2 will consist of modern military rifles issued after 1945. Any variation of the AR-15 / SKS / AK or other military rifle platform is acceptable. Flash suppressors, cheek pads, recoil pads, bipods, or stock extensions are not permitted. Slings, shooting gloves, jackets, and mats are permitted. Sandbags / bench rests are permitted during the sighting in period only. Optics up to 4.5x is allowed for modern military rifles only. Personal spotting scopes are permitted. The event will consist slow prone (10 shots / 10 minutes); fast prone (10 shots / 80 seconds); and slow standing (10 shots / 10 minutes). A 5 minute sighting in period will commence prior to shooting. Those with physical limitations can shoot the prone stage in the sitting position. If you have questions, please feel free to email Steve Swenson at (815) 289-0400 or Steve_Swenson@Comcast.net. .22 Caliber Silhouette Shoot Immediately following the military shoot, there will be a 22 caliber silhouette shoot. Shooters will be broken up into two groups, advanced (Group A) and novice (Group B). The shoot will consist of a total of 20 shots. Five shots each at chickens (40 yards), pigs (60 yards), turkeys (75 yards) and rams (100 yards). Should there by a tie, the chickens will be set up at 100 yards for a shoot off. If you have any questions, please see Mike McDonough at (815) 540-0020 or olegray20@gmail.com Fees The cost is $10 for members / $15 for non-members and/or guests per event. Shooters may enter multiple rifles, each entry is $10. Prize money will be awarded based on the number of shooters.

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Date:
October 19
Time:
8:00 am - 4:00 pm