Handgun


Updated: April 10/2018

Date: Saturday, July 7th, 2018
Location:  - Taber Pistol Club Indoor Range - located at the Legion Youth Centre 7211 50 St. Taber, AB
Time:  Check in: 8:45am    Start:  9:00am


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Age Groups:

All ages as of December 31 of current year. 

Boys                              12-20 years of age     

Girls                              12-20 years of age

 

Men                              21-54 years of age

Women                        21-54 years of age

 

Men                              55-64 years of age

Women                        55-64 years of age

 

Senior Men                 65 and over years of age

Senior Women           65 and over years of age

 

Note: Age groups may be combined depending on the number of participants registered.                   

 

Events:

  1. Standard Pistol Match         60 shots total               Slow Timed Rapid
  2. Centre Fire Pistol                    30 shots total               Slow Fire
  3. Novice Rim Fire                      30 shots total               Slow Fire
  4. Novice Centre Fire                 30 shots total               Slow Fire 

 

Format:

A shooter may compete in a maximum of two events.

 

Standard Pistol Match is for rimfire firearms and features a sight-in stage followed by

4 stages of 5 rounds fired in 150 seconds per stage, followed by 4 stages of 5 rounds fired in 20 seconds per stage, followed by 4 stages of 5 rounds fired in 10 seconds per stage. Seven (7) targets in total will be used.

 

Centre Fire Pistol Match is for center-fire firearms 45 caliber or less and features a sight-in stage followed by 6 stages of 5 rounds fired in 150 seconds per stage. Four (4) targets in total will be used.

 

Novice Rim Fire Match limited to novice shooters with limited competition experience, is for rimfire firearms and features a sight-in stage followed by 6 stages of 5 rounds fired in 150 seconds per stage. Four (4) targets in total will be used.

 

Novice Centre Fire Match limited to novice shooters with limited competition experience, is for center-fire firearms 45 caliber or less and features a sight-in stage followed by 6 stages of 5 rounds fired in 150 seconds per stage. Four (4) targets in total will be used.

 

Regional Representation:

Open registration - no limit on the number of athletes from each region.

 

Rules and Regulations:

  1. Shooting Federation of Canada and ISSF rules are in effect.
  2. All shooters must be present 15 minutes prior to event.
  3. Every athlete must be able to produce appropriate identification.
  4. All events are shot at 20 yards.
  5. No coaching for shooters except for shooters less than 18 years of age.
  6. All shooters under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a coach/guardian who is at least 18 with a valid firearms license.
  7. Eye and ear protection must be worn at all times.
  8. All handguns must have open sights.
  9. Target load ammunition allowed. No magnum loads.
  10. All handguns and ammunition will be inspected by the Range Officer for safety.
  11. Taber Pistol Club Range Rules in effect at all times.
  12. Range Officer has final say in any ruling.
  13. Events 1 and 2 will follow Shooting Federation of Canada Rules for the Standard Pistol Match and the Center Fire Pistol Match.
  14. Events 3 and 4 are limited to novice shooters with limited competition experience.
  15. Events 3 and 4 will be shot slow fire and most safe handguns will be allowed.
  16. Anyone can be disqualified for any rule infraction.
  17. All participants are expected to abide by all laws concerning firearms.

 

Regional Registration:  

Registration Deadline as designated by your Regional Director

 

All registrations are done through your Regional Director, who will determine the Regional Deadline. The registration fee must also be submitted to your Regional Director. Signed consent forms must accompany the waivers.

 

No late registrations will be accepted.