.22LR Rifle Action Silhouette Match- Man on Man
Date: Saturday 07/06/2019
Time: Start: 9:30 AM to 01:30 PM
Match Director: Kris S (860) 647-8867
Targets: Metal Silhouettes of varying sizes set at distances of 25, 35, 50, 75 & 100 yds.
Firearm(s): .22 LR rimfire rifles of any action type in good operational condition. Any sights, optics or iron, allowed but good optics strongly recommended. All shoot head to head. Slings are allowed but no palm-rests, hooked butt-plates, or shooting jackets. Exception: Physically challenged shooters may shoot from wheelchairs and use customized rifles and rests enabling them to hold firearm safely allowed.
Safety: All firearms will be brought to the range unloaded and cased. Competitors and observers will provide their own ear and eye protection. All competitors MUST attend the safety / match briefing.
Restrictions: No use of rimfire magnums or .17 rimfire.
Match Description: This event requires shooting from offhand position only. Two shooters will be called to the line at a time. The first shooter called will go to the designated position on the left, and the second shooter called will go the position on the right. At the start signal, each shooter will engage their targets from near to far, at 35, 50, 75, and 100 yards, then the tie breaker stop plate at 25 yards. A more detailed match description will be conveyed following the safety briefing.
Sight-in Shooting Bench:
A shooting bench will be positioned and targets set for use by competitors prior to starting their relay for sighting in to check scope zeros and make any necessary last minute adjustments. All range safety rules will be followed by rifleman when using the sighting in bench.
Note: Match may be cancelled / rescheduled due to inclement weather. Check the RF&G Competition Web Site or call the Range at (860) 454-0240. A cancellation notice will also be placed at the entrance to the Pistol / Rifle Range when required.