Meetings in September

The Board of Directors meeting will be held on September 8, at the indoor range, at 7:00 p.m. (second Monday).

The Monthly Club Meeting will be held on September 22 at the AMVETS Club; arrangements are pending (fourth Monday).

Varmint Rifle Match – September

We had a heck of a match today. Sixteen shooters shooting multiple categories. I sure wasn’t prepared for that! I had to rework the scoreboard a couple of times and jockey shooters around. Thanks to the cooperation of the competitors, we got it sorted out.

I had new targets printed for this match and they seemed to work out well. They’re heavier paper and the silhouettes are orange instead of black. Now, you can see your bullet holes in the critters. I also had small sheets printed with a miniature target on them to help shooters keep track of which critter was shot. Still getting cross-fires though. I have a feeling that is going to be a regular problem. People tend to get in the zone and forget to check their target number after recoil. Continue reading