Shooting | Pistol

 


 

General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 22, 2017

TIMES:

Standard Pistol
Squadding: 8 a.m.
Shooting Begins: 8:30 a.m.

Center Fire Pistol
Squadding: 10:30 a.m.
Shooting Begins: 11 a.m.

Olympic Rapid Fire
Squadding: Noon
Shooting Begins: 1 p.m.

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

EQUIPMENT: Any safe .22 caliber pistol. Experts need legal UIT pistols. Firearms must fit in "the box". All firearms wlll be inspected. .32 caliber, .38 caliber or 9 mm caliber pistols or revolvers used for Center Fire competition. Juniors and women may use .22 caliber during Center Fire event. No magnum loads. Eye and ear protection required. Open sights only. No scopes or red dot sights.

SANCTION: Competition is sanctioned by the National Rifle Association of America as a special tournament. NRA membership is not required.

RULES: Current UIT rules will apply. Only safe gun handling is accepted. Chief Range Officer’s decisions are final. Any unsafe behavior by shooters or spectators will not be tolerated. Safe, young shooters are welcome but must be supervised.

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




Events

Standard Pistol: Expert; Novice; Junior; Women; Non-Nebraskans
Center Fire Pistol: Expert; Novice; Junior; Women; Non-Nebraskans
Olympic Rapid Fire Pistol: Expert; Novice; Junior; Women; Non-Nebraskans

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS:

Expert: Experts are all registered shooters with a classification USA Shooting or NRA in any discipline.

Novice: Novices are all shooters without any classification. Novice shooters who have won a gold medal in the 2015 State Games of America or 2016 Cornhusker State Games must shoot as an Expert.

Junior: Juniors are shooters 18 years or younger as of July 22, 2017.


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



Competition Format

Standard Pistol:

4 strings-5 shots--150 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)
4 strings-5 shots--20 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)
4 strings-5 shots--10 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Standard Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Center Fire Pistol:

Precision--5 sighters then 6 strings-5 shots-6 minutes at 25 meters (B-17 target)
Duel--5 sighters then 6 strings-5 shots at 25 meters (B-39 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Center Fire Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Olympic Rapid Fire Pistol:

4 strings-5 shots--8 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)
4 strings-5 shots--6 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)
4 strings-5 shots--4 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)




Registration Fees & Deadlines

REGISTER BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21:
First event - $32
Additional events - $14

REGISTER BETWEEN JUNE 22 AND JULY 5:
First event - $37
Additional events - $14


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: Contact Pistol Shooting Director Bill Schlichtemeier at 402-677-2456.

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

 




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