Shooting

High Power Rifle

 


 

General Information

DATES & TIMES:

Sunday, July 23, 2017
Match Rifle and U.S.A. Service Rifle

Check-in/sign-up: 8 – 8:30 a.m.
Squading: 8:45 a.m.
Shooting begins: 9 a.m.

Second relay will be held 30 minutes after the finish of the first relay, if necessary.

Saturday, July 29, 2017
Sporting Rifle

Check-in/sign-up: 12:30 – 1 p.m.
Squading: 1:15 p.m.
Shooting begins: 1:30 p.m.

Second relay will be held 30 minutes after the finish of the first relay, if necessary.

Sunday, July 30, 2017
John Garand Match and Vintage Bolt Action Match

Check-in/sign-up: 8 – 8:30 a.m.
Squading: 8:45 a.m.
Shooting begins: 9 a.m.

Second relay will be held 30 minutes after the finish of the first relay, if necessary. Vintage Bolt will start 45-60 minutes after the completion of the Garand match.

SITE: Weeping Water Gun Club (1 1/2 miles southeast of Weeping Water). Detailed map to the range site at www.weepingwatergunclub.com.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division.

EQUIPMENT: Shooters must bring their own shooting mats and other appropriate equipment.

SPECIAL NOTICE: Weeping Water Gun Club is a Civilian Marksmanship Program Authorized Club. Shooters in the Service Rifle, John Garand and Vintage Bolt Action Match events will be eligible to purchase a M1 Garand rifle from the Civilian Marksmanship Program. Certification of match participation will be available at the match to satisfy the shooting requirement for M1 Garand purchases.




Events


View the Complete Event Details for a full list of divisions and events.


Competition Format

Shooters may enter any number events.

John Garand Match and Vintage Bolt Action Match:  Events will consist of 35 rounds, which include 5 sighting shots, 10 shots Slow Fire Prone, 10 shots Rapid Fire Prone from standing position and 10 shots Slow Fire Standing.

Match Rifle and U.S.A. Service Rifle: Events will consist of 58 rounds, which include 2 sighting shots prior to each string of fire, 10 shots Slow Fire Standing, 10 shots Rapid Fire Sitting, 10 shots Rapid Fire Prone and 20 shots Slow Fire Prone. All firing will be at 200 yards on NRA reduced High Power Course targets.

Sporting Rifle: The Sporting Rifle Match will consist of 37 rounds, which include 5 sighting shots, 8 shots Slow Fire Prone, 8 shots Slow Fire Standing, 8 shots Rapid Fire Sitting or Kneeling and 8 shots Rapid Fire Prone. All firing will be at 100 yards on NRA reduced High Power Course SR-1 targets.




Rules

Match Rifle and U.S.A. Service Rifle: NRA High Power reduced course rules will apply. High Power Service Rifles are M-1 Garand in 30.06 caliber, M-14 in .308 caliber and AR 15/AR16 in .223 caliber. Service Rifles must meet NRA rules for Service Rifle configuration, iron sights, weight and weight of the trigger pull.

John Garand Match and Vintage Bolt Action Match: CMP rules will apply. John Garand Rifles must meet NRA rules “as issued” (i.e. iron sights, weight and weight of trigger pull). Standard Service Issue 30.06 Caliber ammunition will be available to purchase at the range. High Power Match Rifles are any rifle, not over 30 caliber, any sight.

Sporting Rifle: NRA High Power Sporting Rifle rules will apply. High Power Sporting Rifles are any rifle, not over 30 caliber, any sight, not weighing over 9.5 lbs. Competitors may use only coats, gloves, etc. as appropriate for hunting as specified in NRA High Power Sporting Rifle rules. No competition coats, pants and gloves are allowed.




Registration Fees & Deadlines

REGISTER BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21:
First event - $29
Additional events - $16

REGISTER BETWEEN JUNE 22 AND JULY 5:
First event - $34
Additional events - $16


MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2017 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; 2017 Nebraska Sports Council Yearbook (available at packet pickup); Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.




Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Please direct inquiries to directors in the order listed…

Co-Director Glenn Williams at steinbok@radiks.net or 402-490-0680.
Co-Director Jeff Jones at weepingwatergunclub@outlook.com or 402-990-2179.
Co-Director Peter Huestis at pbhuestis@gmail.com or 402-871-7665.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.






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