The Southern Counties Gallery Rifle Open

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Saturday 8th June 2019

fdpc logoFrome and District Pistol Club is delighted to host the Southern Counties Gallery Rifle Open Championships The venue is the Shepton Mallet Target Sports Centre (SMTSC) – situated within the Anglo Trading Estate in Shepton Mallet. This is a very large Victorian brewery building on the road out of Shepton towards Wells, and the range is in the basement. Post code for your satnav is BA4 5BY. Parking is back up the main road towards the town center where there is a council car park – about 150 yards from the range. To get to the range you enter the site via Gate 2 and about 70 yards further in you will find Entrance No 9 – to access the Range.

Please arrive at the Range at 0800. This will allow time for check in and registration and a safety brief prior to the first detail starting at 0830 prompt.

This is an Aggregate Competition comprising the following 5 matches:

Timed & Precision 1 – 30 Rounds
Multi Target Match – 24 Rounds
Imperial Silhouettes – 30 Rounds
Surrenden – 30 Rounds (18 rounds LBR)
GRANET – 30 Rounds

Please see the Bisley GR&P Handbook for the courses of fire. However, these five matches are pretty straightforward with all shooting taking place from the standing unsupported position. Maximum distance is 25M. Round Count – 144. There will be no sighters.

All 5 matches can be shot in GRCF, GRSB, LBP and LBR and each class will have its own Aggregate prizes. Competitors can enter more than one class but this is likely to be restricted to two classes only because of the time and range space available.

If you intend to share a rifle with someone else PLEASE tell me as it is needed for squadding!

SMTSC comprises two indoor ranges, 25M and 50M. There are vending machines for the supply of basic beverages and snacks, but if you need more food there are large TESCO and ALDI supermarkets just up the road

Prizes will be:

  • 500 rounds of 22 ammunition for 1st Place
  • 300 rounds of 22 for 2nd place
  • 200 rounds of 22 ammunition for 3rd place

However please note prizes will be offered to the following criteria:

  • More than 10 competitors – 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes
  • 6-10 competitors inclusive – 1st and 2nd prizes only
  • 5 competitors or less – only a 1st prize.


Entry Fees

£26 for FDPC Members
£28 for Full NRA Members
£31 for others

Enter on-line below

Please complete this electronic entry form to register your place. Early payment is appreciated via Bank Transfer to 20-05-06  20500240  (Include in ref Name & match date’) or (less preferably) cash on the day. Please note that those who pay by bank transfer will have priority if the limit of competitors is reached, regardless of application date. Any queries please email me on treasurer@fdpc.co.uk

The Southern Counties GR Open

  • Please complete below as appropriate.

    People can enter in more than one gun type but please bear in mind time and range space constraints mean it will be almost impossible to compete in more than two.

  • Individual Competitions - Saturday 8 June 2019

  • Instructions and Conditions

    • I must abide by all the rules and regulations of the competition, and of FDPC.
      I must obey all commands of the ROs, Range Staff, and accept the Match Director’s decision as final.
      I must at no time contravene any conditions of my FAC.
      I must wear Eye and Ear protection, as a condition of entry.
      I understand the risks of the sport, and enter entirely at my own risk, with no liability upon FDPC.
      The results, pictures and other match info may appear in the FDPC website, or other media, and results / entry data may be held on a computer.
      I declare that I am not prohibited from possessing a firearm or ammunition by virtue of Section 21 of the 1968 Firearms Act.
 

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