NRA High Power Rifle

Overview:

The "course of fire" for these matches consist of four timed stages. A total of 80 rounds are fired for record, 20 rounds per stage, at either 100 or 200 yards dependent on which club is hosting the match. Firing positions include standing, sitting and prone. In each stage the shooter takes a place on the firing line and assumes the prescribed position. During "Slow Fire" standing and prone stages, the shooter is allowed one minute per shot to fire the 20 rounds. The sitting and prone "Rapid Fire" stages are fired, two 10 round strings for either 60 or 70 seconds respectively with a magazine change during each string.

TCSA, Broome County, Sayre, Rockdale, McGraw and Square Deal participate rogether as the Southern Tier High Power League. Information regarding this league is available at http://pronetisp.net/~jkosta/hpleague.html.

Fixed targets are used at all clubs. Scoring will be done on the target line by the competitors. No one will score their own target. The use of scoring plug will be done by a range official.

Pre-registration is encouraged. Here's an interesting video to watch. www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuHi0MTgJms

Facility:

The matches at TCSA are held on the (Middle) 100 meter rimfire Silhouette range. Tioga, Broome, Square Deal and Rockdale have covered firing lines.

Equipment:

Any iron sight rifle conforming to NRA High Power rules may be used. The league will have both a Match Rifle and Service Rifle category. Ammo is the responsibility of the competitor; any safe ammo may be used. Tracer or incendiary ammo is not allowed. A valid NRA membership number is encouraged for competition. Competitors should bring masking tape, stapler, clipboard, pen, spotting scope, mat, eye and ear protection as well as food and beverages (no alcohol allowed), and rain/cold weather gear.

Fee:

Entry Fee is a one-time league fee of $15 a year ($7.50 for juniors – must be 20 or younger in the current year) AND $10 ($5 for juniors) fee per match entered. The league fee is payable along with the match fee the first time you shoot. Non-league shooters are welcome to shoot for "score-only", per match fee is $15 ($7.50 for juniors). Special 1-time, non-league fee of $5 for a new shooter.

Contact:

Jocko LaClair at k31jocko@gmail.com.

Scores:

Event results are emailed to the shooters.