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

Military Black Powder Shoot

  • Date: TBA – Spring 2022
  • Location: Main Range
  • Details: 
    • *The match is focused on black powder military firearms of the 18th & 19th centuries. 
    • * We will 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. Smooth Bore Flintlocks, Rifled Muskets, Black Powder Center Fire Cartridges, etc. 
    • *We will shoot at distances of 50 and 100 yards.
    • * The target used is the B-17 (21”x24” – 7 7/8th Black)
    • * 13 rounds / 30 minutes. Best ten count
    • * Firing Position: Any position, slings may be used, no rests.
    • * 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 Training Rifle Match (22 Long)

  • Date: TBA – Summer 2022
  • Location: Rim Fire Range
  • Details:
    • * The match is dedicated to .22 caliber standard military training rifles from any country in original configuration. 
    • * Shooters can compete in two categories – open sights (V-Notch Rear) and peep sights (Circular Rear)   
    • * 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
    • * The target used at 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.

Vintage Military Rifle Match

  • Date: TBA – Fall 2022
  • Location: Main Range
  • About:  This is our annual vintage military rifle shoot that features two 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. 

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 cross hair, post, or post with cross hair 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