Piedmont Handgunners Association
HIGHPOWER RIFLE MATCH
2017 MATCH PROGRAM
Dates: 22 April, 27 May, 24 June, 22 July, 26 August, 23 September, 21 October, 18 November 2017 (special note- Nov match is on the 3rd Saturday of the month, all other matches are scheduled for the 4th Saturday)
Sponsor: Piedmont Handgunners Asso.
Location: PHA Range, 10346 NC Hwy 150, Churchland, NC (see website for directions)
Eligibility: Competition is open to all
(Special note: All juniors shoot their first match of the year free)
Entries: Accepted from 0845 until the last relay goes to the line
Start Time: First relay will be called to the line at 0930. Gate opens NLT 0830
Note: Match may start at 0900 during summer months. Notice will be made available on Club website. Gate and entry will open early on these days.
Firing: Current NRA HP Rifle Rules will govern the match. Competitors will score targets, but not their own.
Match schedule and conditions:
The course of fire will be 50 rounds fired at 200 yds using NRA approved target to simulate National Match Course. Sighters may be fired during a sighting in period prior to the first stage of the match if there is no more than 1 relay. The match will be an unsquaded, individual match, fired at stationary targets. Rifles must conform to all NRA rules (3.1, 3.1.1, 3.1.2, and 3.3) for High Power Matches for Service rifles, Match rifles, and all other rifles currently accepted by NRA Rules. The course of fire may be increased to 80 rounds at the discretion of the Match Director based on, but not limited to, number of competitors, weather, or other considerations.
Stage 1: 10 rds slow fire standing in 10 minutes (SR target)
Stage 2: 10 rds rapid fire sitting in 60 seconds (SR target)
Stage 3: 10 rds rapid fire prone in 70 seconds (SR-42 target)
Stage 4: 20 rds slow fire prone in 20 minutes (MR-52 target)
Classification: NRA classification system will be used (Section 19)
Awards: Awards will be Certificates or Plaques, given to Match winner and winner of each classification having a minimum of four competitors. Additional awards may be given at the discretion of the Match Director based on number of competitors and other factors.
Contact: Neil C. Evans, Jr. or PHA web site: phashoots.net
Want to become involved or host a new event?
If you’re a member and would like to help with an existing or host a different competitive shooting event, please contact the match director or club president and describe the match you’d like to host. Currently, we’re looking for someone to host the Action Steel, Buffalo Shoot, USPSA, and Cowboy shoots.