Palmetto Gun Club Presents
South Carolina State Mid-Range Prone
& F-class Championship
October 13th, 14, 15th, 2017
Sponsor: Palmetto Gun Club
Location: Palmetto Gun Club Range, Rifle Line
761 Summers Dr. Ridgeville SC 29472
Eligibility: Classified and Un-classed competitors, NRA membership suggested (competitor number required). Competitors must be familiar with NRA high power rules, have experience firing at 300, 500 & 600 yards and be legally able to possess a firearm. Juniors may participate with parental supervision and prior approval of Match Director.
Rules: Unless modified by this program, current NRA High Power Rifle Rules as revised January 2017. Competitors will score, accept target duties and assist range and match officials as required. Competitors will keep their equipment behind the ready line until called to the firing line for their relay. Targets will be scored at the statistics table.
Program: Competitors will complete the course of fire in relays;
Friday, Registration & Practice sessions 13:00 – 18:00
Match 1, 08:00 – 12:30
Stages 1 & 2, @ 300 yards, 20 rounds w/ unlimited sighters in 25 minutes block time. * 300y Match winner for aggregate of stages 1,2.
Match 2, 13:00 – 18:30
Stages 3 & 4 @ 600 yards, 5 min for unlimited sighters, inspect & paste. 20 record rounds in 20 min. * 600yard Match winner for Aggregate(s) of Stages 3 & 4.
Match 3, 09:00 – 14:00
Stages 5 & 6 @ 500 yards, 5 min for unlimited sighters, inspect & paste. 20 record rounds in 20 min. * 500yard Match winner for Aggregate(s) of Stages 5 & 6.
Match 4, 14:00
Aggregate of matches 1 - 3.
Awards: State Championship plaques for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in Match 4 in F-T/R & F-open.
2” medals on ribbons for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place in F-T/R and Open Class for each match 1-3.
Entries: Tournament capacity is 32 guns; PGC members and advance entries will have preference.
Entry Fee: $85 / Gun, includes NRA fee & match fee, T-shirt and lunch Sat & Sun.
Pre-registration required, in person or online
Contact via email: PGCLongRangers@gmail.com
Rifles: NRA F-class T/R and Open, NRA High Power Rifle Rule Section 22,
NRA Match Rifle, Rule 3.3,
(No Rifles over 30 Caliber, no muzzle devices)
AMMUNITION: Any safe, non-magnetic ammunition, rule 3.17(B)
SQUADDING: Matches will be squadded at the registration table. Registration opens at 13:00 Friday. Relay assignments will be made NLT Friday at 18:00
No entries will be accepted after relay / port assignment
CHALLENGE: A $3.00 fee will be charged for each challenge, fee will be returned if the challenge is allowed. Exact change is required. Challenges close as each stage / score is complete, competitors are required to sign/accept each score before firing next stage.
Classification: NRA Classification System will be used.
General: There are restrooms and air conditioned facilities onsite, bring a chair, rain/sun gear, plenty of water and snacks. This tournament takes up-to 8 hours / day to complete.
From Summerville: Take 17A to 61 (Beech Hill Rd), turn left onto 61 circle Right onto Summers Drive, go two miles, range is on your left...
From Charleston: Take I-26 to Ashley Phosphate Rd. Turn left on Ashley Phosphate.
Take Ashley Phosphate to Hwy 642 (Dorchester Rd), turn right onto Dorchester Rd.
Take Dorchester Rd to Hwy 165 (Bacons Bridge Rd), turn left onto Bacons Bridge Rd.
Take Bacons Bridge Rd to 61 (Beech Hill Rd), turn right onto 61 (Beech Hill RD).
Take Beech Hill Rd to Summers Dr and circle west onto Summers Dr.
Go two miles on Summers Dr, range will be on your left (yellow sign).
From Upstate / I-26 https://www.google.com/maps/dir/33.1398527,-80.316353/32.9284516,-firstname.lastname@example.org,-80.3127231,27658m/am=t/data=!3m1!1e3