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View Poll Results: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?
YES 848 33.45%
NO 1,687 66.55%
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Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

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Unread 09-20-2008, 08:43 PM
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Posts: 180
Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

I shoot tactical matches a few times a year, where most targets are 1 to 2 MOA steel plates out to 1,200 yards. I find these to most closely approximate hunting; moving from position to position between targets, reticle ranging, steep angles, induced stress and improvised positions, some almost impossible. I have a local 600 yard precision/tactical rifle match coming up on the 28th. I usually run upper mid-pack, but, it's a tough pack so I still feel OK about it. I shoot F-Class occasionally, but find it too slow, too high a round count in too short a time, and I don't like to spend half the day pulling targets in the pits.

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Unread 09-22-2008, 09:45 AM
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Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Chelan Co, Washington
Posts: 554
Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

Some NRA Highpower stuff - mostly the prone competitions. Also a few tactical matches now and again. Lots of fun!

I work a lot of weekends anymore so I can't get to nearly as many matches as I'd like to shoot.
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Unread 12-28-2008, 04:19 PM
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Location: Anaconda, MT
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Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

1000 nbrsa and long range F-class
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Unread 12-31-2008, 03:47 PM
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Location: San Jose, Ca
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Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

Tactical Long Range out to 1k. It has really made me a much better shooter during hunting season.
Firearms stand next in importance to the Constitution itself. They are the American people's liberty teeth and keystone under independence. The very atmosphere of firearms everywhere restrains evil interference. - George Washington

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Unread 01-08-2009, 05:59 PM
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Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

Does SASS count???
I have been going to SASS events for years, its not long range but it does use a long gun.
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Unread 07-18-2009, 03:42 PM
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Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

Long range practical/tactical at Sac Valley (200-1000 yards), and the occasional hunter's benchrest grudge match at the local range.
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Unread 09-26-2009, 10:09 PM
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Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Tamaqua
Posts: 56
Re: Do You Shoot Rifle Competition?

600yrd IBS and 1,000yrd, F-Class, i love it i also shoot this with my sons and they are loving it.
only the Ackley Improved for me

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