Martin Hickey, 270-996-8417, Queenannsrevenge2002@yahoo.com

Vintage Military Rifle Match

  • Date: Saturday, October 2nd, 2021
  • Location: Main Range
  • About:  This is our annual vintage military rifle shoot that features three divisions – open sights & scoped sniper rifles.  The open sight and scoped sniper divisions are open military rifles in production prior to 1960 that are in original configuration. 
  • Division 1 – Open Sight Service Rifle

Guidelines Division 1 – Open Sight Service Rifles

  • Open to any military rifle in production prior to 1960.
  • Rifles must be in as-issued condition. No fiberglass stocks, special bedding (glass bedding, etc.), match triggers or other special accurizing are permitted
  • Rifles may be fired seated from the bench or standing/off hand
  • Bench Shooters may shoot off their own backpack, simple bag rests or provided sandbags.   Lead sleds, rifle rests, stock rests, stands, vices, etc. are not permitted.
  • Target – NRA MR-52

Standing Exceptions

  • Re-barreling with a barrel of as-issued dimensions is permitted. A replacement barrel must have the same exact contours and cuts as the original as-issued barrel.
  • Re-sleeving to restore a rifle to a safe, firing condition is permitted. The rifling of the sleeve must have the exact contours and cuts as the original as-issue barrel.
  • Replacement of a damaged part with new made “to original” spec replacement parts is ok. i.e., A Lee Enfield No.1 Mk III that was sporterized and has been restocked in new made furniture that was manufactured to the original spec.
  • Parts that must be present to be 922 Compliant

Specific Exceptions

  • AKM’s (aka AK-47’s) must be built from a military parts kit and have the full appearance of a 1950’s AK, i.e., dark wood furniture, slab sided magazines, etc.

Course of Fire

  • Round 1
    • All shooters will shoot at 100 yards
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
  • Round 2
    • All shooters will shoot at 200 yards
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
  • Round 3
    • The top 6 of the scoring shooters will shoot at the 300-yard steel target
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
    • Tie breaker: 1-minute speed shoot at the 300-yard steel target
  • Round 4
    • The top three scoring shooters will shoot at the 400-yard steel target
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
    • Tie breaker: 1-minute speed shoot at the 400-yard steel target

Guidelines Division 2 – Scoped Service Rifles

  • Open to any military rifle in production prior to 1960.
  • Rifles must be in as-issued condition. No fiberglass stocks, special bedding (glass bedding, etc.), match triggers or other special accurizing are permitted
  • A strap-on, lace-on or detachable wooden cheek-piece may be used if it was original to the rifle when used for sniping purposes.
  • Sights must be original issue optical sights with as-issued reticles or sights may be commercial replicas of as-issued optical sights.
  • Replica sights may have only crosshair, post, or post with crosshair reticles.
  • Scope mounts and rings may be original or reproduction replicas.
  • Scope rings may be sleeved or modified to accept a non-original scope diameter.
  • Rifles may be fired seated from the bench or standing/off hand
  • Bench Shooters may shoot off their own backpack, simple bag rest or provided sandbags.   Lead sleds, rifle rests, stock rests, stands, vices, etc. are not permitted.
  • Target – NRA MR-52

Standing Exceptions

  • Re-barreling with a barrel of as-issued dimensions is permitted. A replacement barrel must have the same exact contours and cuts as the original as-issued barrel.
  • Re-sleeving to restore a rifle to a safe, firing condition is permitted. The rifling of the sleeve must have the exact contours and cuts as the original as-issue barrel.
  • Replacement of a damaged part with new made “to original” spec replacement parts is ok. i.e., A Husqvarna 41B that was sporterized and has been restocked in new made furniture that was manufactured to the original spec.
  • Parts that must be present to be 922 Compliant

Course of Fire

  • Round 1
    • All shooters will shoot at 100 yards
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
  • Round 2
    • All shooters will shoot at 200 yards
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
  • Round 3
    • The top 6 of the scoring shooters will shoot at the 300-yard steel target
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
    • Tie breaker: 1-minute speed shoot at the 300-yard steel target
  • Round 4
    • The top three scoring shooters will shoot at the 400-yard steel target
    • Time – 5 Minutes
    • Round Count – 10
    • Tie breaker: 1-minute speed shoot at the 400-yard steel target

Fee Structure

  • Compete in one Division – $30.00
  • Compete in two Divisions – $35.00
  • Add at second rifle (Division of your choice) – $5.00

Military Training Rifle Match (22 Long)

  • Date: Saturday, August 2nd, 2021
  • Location: Rimfire Range
  • About:  The match is dedicated to .22 caliber standard military training rifles from any country in original configuration.  Shooters can compete in two categories – fixed iron sights and adjustable iron sights.   We will shoot from the bench at four distances – 25 yards, 50 yards, 75 yards & 100 yards. Shooters may shoot off of their own military style backpack, simple bag rest or sandbags. The use of Led Sleds, mechanical rests, stands, vices, etc are not permitted. The target used at 25 & 50 yards is the NRA Small Bore Rifle Target TQ3/1 and 75 & 100 yards, the NRA Small Bore Rifle Target TQ4. The match fee is $30.00 for adults and $15.00 for youth shooters. The range will open at 08:30 and the match will start at 10:00.


Military Black Powder Shoot

  • Date: Saturday, May 22nd, 2021
  • Location: Main Range
  • About:  The match is focused on black powder military firearms of the 18th & 19th centuries.  We also have a side match for military bolt action rifles that were in production prior to WWI.  Firearms can be originals or reproductions if they are in original configuration and caliber.  Shooters will be grouped by firearms type, e.g. Smoothbore Flintlocks, Rifled Muskets, etc.  We will shoot at distances of 50 and 100 yards.