Smallbore F-Class Benchrest

Date: 
Repeats every month on the fourth Sunday 100 times .
Sunday, May 23, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, June 27, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, July 25, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, August 22, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, November 28, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, December 26, 2021 - 7:30am
Sunday, January 23, 2022 - 7:30am
Sunday, February 27, 2022 - 7:30am

2021/2022 Season

 

Sponsor Club: Port Malabar Rifle & Pistol Club, Inc. 610 Hurley Blvd, Palm Bay, FL 32906. NRA #C1034

 

Dates: Season 2021: 5/30, 6/27, 7/25, 8/29, 9/26, 10/24, 11/28, 12/26

  Season 2022: 1/23, 2/27, 3/27, 4/24, 5/29, 6/26, 7/24, 8/28, 9/25, 10/23, 11/27.

 

Rules: NRA  F-Class Smallbore Rifle Rules shall govern. There will be two classes: F-Open which is front rest and rear bag; FTR which is bipod and rear bag. Exception: matches will be shot from club benches rather than prone on the ground. Matches are Club Approved but not sanctioned by NRA.

 

Eligibility: Open to anyone.

 

Entries: Entries are limited to the first 20 individuals. Entries will be accepted by e-mail Anschutz.1701@gmail.com until 8:00 AM the day before the match. Walk-ons may be allowed if space is available.

 

Entry Fees: Individual Fees per day:

 Adult PMRPC members………….$15.00

 Adult non-members…………..…. $20.00

 Juniors (Under age 18) .…………. $ 5.00

 

Registration: begins at 0730 AM. All shooters will draw for bench assignment and relay as required. Registration area is behind the 100 yard line. If a competitor fails to present himself at the proper firing point when his relay is called he may lose his right to compete in that event

 

Rifle Allowed: Any rifle in 22lr is allowed. The shooter is required to have a good 100 yard zero before entering the match. Zeroing at the match will not be permitted.

 

Scoring: Competitors will be required to score when not shooting. Any competitor failing to perform scoring duties may be disqualified.

 

Targets: NRA  A-25. Ties will be broken by X count. If the X count is the same, the highest single target, then the next highest until a winner is decided. 

 

Ammunition: Rule 3.17, provided by the competitor.

 

Empty Chamber Indicators (ECI): Approved NRA Empty Chamber Indicators are required to be used at all times except during the preparation period time and firing. Any competitors not having an ECI may purchase one at the event for $1.00 each.

 

Course of Fire: A maximum of two relays (squads) of ten competitors each. Each Relay shall consist of the following:

  • Match 1: Unlimited sighters followed by two targets for record with 10 rounds per target in 25 minutes.
  • Match 2: Two sighters followed by two targets for record with 10 rounds per target in 22 minutes.
  • Match 3: Two sighters followed by two targets for record with 10 rounds per target in 22 minutes.
  • Match 4: The aggregate of Match 1-3.

 

Awards: Bragging rights.

 

Directions to the Range: Exit I95 westbound on Malabar Rd./ State Rd. 514. Follow Malabar Rd. 4.8 miles to Hurley Blvd. Left on Hurley Blvd. The gate to the club is at the end of Hurley. An attendant will be present to direct you to the Smallbore Range.

 

Food and Lodging: The following are within fifteen minutes of the range:

   Comfort Suites,1175 Malabar Road, Palm Bay,FL32907321-369-1234,

   Holiday Inn Express, 1206 Malabar Road SE, Palm Bay, FL 321-220-2003

   Beachside hotels are available on request but the drive time is 45 to 50 minutes.

There are no eating facilities on the Range. Food and non-alcoholic beverages may be brought to the Range.

 

Additional Information: The Port Malabar Rifle and Pistol Club welcomes all competitors to the 2021/2022 Smallbore 100 yard Benchrest matches. We hope you have a safe and pleasant shooting experience at our facility. See our website: www.pmrpc.com or www.pmrpcrifle.com. Club Bylaws and Range Rules and Regulations apply to all activities at the PMRPC facility. The Release and Hold Harmless Agreement may be previewed there.

All participants are required to wear eye and ear protection on the firing line.

All shooters are required to sign a Release and Hold Harmless Agreement to participate. All minors (under 18 years of age) must be under direct adult supervision anywhere on club property.

Each shooter is responsible for every round leaving their rifle. Once the Match starts, a non-visible miss may be grounds to pull the competitor from the line, even during the sighting period, at the discretion of the Match Director.

All competitors shall close the bolt only when the rifle is parallel to the ground and pointed at the targets or the berm. The Match Director will issue a warning to any competitor that is observed violating this policy. The second occurrence will immediately result in the shooter being disqualified from the remainder of the match. This is a Range Rule to prevent rounds from being launched over the berm. The 100 yard firing line is under cover and all positions will be shaded. At the time of registration, please identify any cases of equipment sharing, new competitors, junior shooters needing an adult, etc. The  Match Director will do what can be done to accommodate/balance the requests via squadding but Total satisfaction is not guaranteed.

 

For additional information or questions, please contact the Match Director: Kris Van Nostran at anschutz.1701@gmail.com or 321-514-7208

 

 

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