5 Buckle Overshoe Long Range
- 5 Buckle Overshoe Long Range
- Saturday May 4, 2019
- Fried Family Marksmanship Complex - Moffit, North Dakota
- High Power Rifle, Long Range
2019 5-BUCKLE OVERSHOE MATCH2019 5-BUCKLE OVERSHOE MATCH1,000 LONG RANGE MATCHMAY 4, 2019SPONSORED BYTHE BISMARCK-MANDAN RIFLE & PISTOL ASSOCIATIONMATCH DATES: Saturday, May 4: 1,000 Long Range Match starting at approximately 12:00 Noon, CDT.F-Class Match fired concurrentlyThe long range match will start approximately 1 hour after the Vintage Rifle MatchLOCATION: Fried Family Marksmanship Complex, 13839 262 St SE, Moffit, ND, 56580, Located 3 miles west of Moffit North Dakota (on Moffit Road), then 1.75 miles south on County Road 262 Street SE.OPEN TO: AnyoneINFORMATION Tom Thompson, 2708 Stevens St, Bismarck, ND 58503 (Mail entries to this address)AND ENTRIES: Phone: (701)255-4601 (home), (701)220-4601 (cell) : Long Range Event only $20.00 for adults, and $15.00 for Juniors.If entering both the Long Range event and the 80-shot over-the-course match, the package fee is $30.00 for adults, and $20 for JuniorsThe Vintage Military match is a separate entry.TIME OF SQUADDING Saturday, May 4- Squadding from 11:00am to 11:45am. Firing begins at 12:00 Noon.AND FIRING:RIFLE: 1000 Yard Matches: Saturday, May 4Conventional Long Range - Any Rifle (Rule 32.), NRA Match Rifle (Rune 3.3), or the Service Rifle (Rule 3.1, 3.1.1, 3.1.2)F-Class Open Rifle - Any Rifle, Any Sight, Any Reasonable Support, such as sand bags, bipod. Caliber limited to .33 or smaller, rifle fired from shoulder; no “rail guns”, so return to battery guns, no “lead sleds”, no muzzle brakes. See the NRA web site for complete rules. The rifle’s weight cannot exceed 22 pounds. See the NRA web site for complete rules.F-Class Target Rifle (FTR) – Rifle restricted to unmodified .308 or .223. The rifle must be fired off a bipod rigidly attached to the rifle’s forend. A rear bag is allowed. The rifle’s weight cannot exceed 18.18 pounds. See the NRA web site for complete rules.RULES: Current NRA rules will govern.CLASSIFICATION: The NRA Classification System will be used. Unclassified competitors will fire in the Master Class. Scores from a temporary score record book to establish classification are acceptable.TARGETS: Military Type “LR” for 1,000 yardsOPEN BOLT INDICATORS: NRA High Power Rule 3.21 requires the mandatory use of Open Bolt indicators for all sanctioned tournaments. They are available from the range officer for $1.00.SIGHTING SHOTS: Sighting shots (Rule 9.2) which are allowed in the match conditions must be taken and recorded. Sighting shots may be taken in any position described in Rule 5 of the High Power Rule Book, except Rule 9.13. Additional sighting shots for Rapid Fire Alibi Strings will not be allowed as they will be fired immediately and not on a special alibi relay.CHALLENGES: The challenge fee shall be $1.00 per challenge.AWARDS: Awards will be provided in each of the five classes provided 5 or more enter in a class. If fewer than 5 entries in a class, there will be no awards in that class and all competitors in that class will be combined with the next higher class until there are a minimum of 5 competitors in a class.If there are not enough entries (5) in either F-Open or F-TR Category, they will be combined with the appropriate class in the other category.COURSE OF FIREApproved Long Range MatchSaturday, May 4, Beginning at 12:00 Noon CDT (approximately 1 hour after the Garand Match)MATCH No. 1: 1,000 Yards - Prone: Unlimited sighting shots and 20 shots for record in a total time of 30 minutes using Any Rifle /Any Sights, NRA Match Rifle, Service Rifle or Palma Rifle. F-Class fired concurrently.MATCH No. 2: 1,000 Yards - Prone: Unlimited sighting shots and 20 shots for record in a total time of 30 minutes using Any Rifle /Any Sights, NRA Match Rifle, Service Rifle or Palma Rifle. F-Class fired concurrently.MATCH No. 3: 1,000 Yards - Prone: Unlimited sighting shots and 20 shots for record in a total time of 30 minutes using Any Rifle /Any Sights, NRA Match Rifle, Service Rifle or Palma Rifle. F-Class fired concurrently.MATCH No. 4: An Aggregate of Matches 1, 2, and 3.RANGE FACILITIES: Camping is allowed on the range. (No open camp fires; charcoal grills, etc are OK.) We have rural water and a comfort station. Make sure you contact Tom Thompson by Saturday, April 27, in order to provide access to the range and that we have the club house open if you wish to use the club house.High Power Clinic - Friday, May 3, Johnson Family Marksmanship Center, 4667 Skyway, BismarckThere will be a High Power clinic beginning at 6:30pm at the Johnson Family Marksmanship Center (4667 Skyway) in Bismarck for all High Power competitors. If you are, or are not familiar with High Power competition, you are encouraged to attend. There is no charge for the clinic. Contact Tom Thompson (701-220-4601) if you are interested in attending the clinic. We will discuss High Power competition including over-the-course matches, M1 Garand and/or Vintage Rifle events and Long Range events for conventional and F-Class shooting.
- Tom Thompson
- (701) 255-4601
- 13839 262nd St SE
- North Dakota
The outdoor range features a 1,000 yard High Power rifle range with 34 firing points, rifle and handgun silhouette ranges, cowboy action area, an 18 point bullseye pistol range, 11 concrete benchrests with target backboards at 25, 50, 100, 200 and 300 yards, indoor storage, picnic shelter, outdoor restroom and a clubhouse/classroom facility.
Construction was made possible through grants from various groups that support shooting sports in our area and the hard work of our volunteer club laborers. We express our sincere thanks to these groups and invite them to visit the range and see what they have helped to build.