Long Range Match @ Camp Atterbury Indiana

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Long Range Match @ Camp Atterbury Indiana

Post by ian45662 » Wed May 05, 2021 4:48 am

NMLRA's Terpstra/Swallow
Long Range Match at Camp Atterbury
June 12th and 13th, 2021
​800, 900, 1000 Yards​

Rifles- Any safe original or reproduction traditional muzzle loading or cartridge style firearm in the
mid to late 1800's era of International Rifle Matches shooting black powder.
Bullets- Lead, no gas checks, paper patch OK.
Sights- Original type vernier and aperture front. Hadley eye cups, along with scopes allowed, 3⁄4” scope
Propellant- Black Powder or Pyrodex only, no duplex.
Course of Fire- Five relays over two days. 800, 900, and 1000 yards on Saturday. Two 1000 yards on Sunday. Ten shots for score at each relay. Unlimited sighters, last three converted for score in reverse order. Pair firing, one hour for two shooters. Targets are 6 x 10 ft.
Schedule- Saturday meeting from 0700 to 0730 at the NMLRA Conex trailer located north of range 5.
Set up at range 6 at 800 yards after. Sunday 0800 meet at range 6, 1000 yards.
Awards- First, second, and third are plaques, forth and fifth are medals for muzzle loading
And cartridge class.
Fees- Match fee is $65.00. (Please note, that unlike previous matches, registration for NMLRA
National match is not required).
Rules- Safe conduct of all matches and activities shall be foremost. Any person conducting themselves
in an unsafe manner will be asked to leave. Hearing and eye protection required. Everyone will
take turns in the pits. Bring a chair food water, rain gear, etc. We will not be stopping for lunch.
Pre-Registration with Ray Hopkins-You must contact Ray ' Hoppy' Hopkins either by phone or email no later than eight days before the start of the match. This match is held at Indiana National Guard Base, Camp Atterbury. About a half hour south of Indianapolis. I need your name, driver's license number, state of issue for the military gate list. If you are coming from a different country please contact me as soon as you can.

On Base Accommodations- All participants are allowed to take advantage of the base housing. There are two types of rooms for rent. Then there is camping with full hookups. Besides this they allow use of their commissary, only restriction is if you are not military or former military you cannot buy cigarettes, alcohol or military items. To contact for base housing, 1-812-526-1128.

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