When: Second (2nd) Sunday of each month. Set-up Begins at 8:45AM
Where:Albuquerque Shooting Range Park, (505-836-8785) Take exit 149 from I-40, go north about 4.3 miles to turnoff, then west for about 3.7 miles to the Park.
Description: NRA High Power Rifle match, all stages shot at 100 yards.
Course of fire – Match is eighty (80) shots for record at 100 yards. Before each stage, shooters will have a two (2) minute period to fire two sighting shots.
Stage 1 – Standing, 20 record shots, slow fire, SR-1 target
Stage 2 – Sitting, 20 record shots, rapid fire, SR-1 target
Stage 3 – Prone, 20 record shots, rapid fire, SR-21 target
Stage 4 – Prone, 20 record shots, slow fire, MR-31target
Garand and 03-A3-type firearms will use the SR-1 target for all stages.
Firearms and Classifications: Current NRA high power rules apply. Accommodations will be made as much as possible to encourage participants to use any safe, military-type firearm (to include modern optics, etc) that will fit the course of fire outlined above.
Already have NRA High Power rifle classification: Bring your equipment and plan to shoot.
New HP Rifle Shooters: The match format and distance are ideal to introduce new high power rifle shooters (including juniors) to the sport in a disciplined, safe way. Assistance/coaching is available at no charge.
After the match: Match usually ends about noon. We have lunch together at an Albuquerque restaurant. For new shooters, this is a good time to ask questions and get more information.
For further information, please contact our High Power Rifle Secretary via our contact form.