New Zealand ELR Challenge and ELR New Zealand Record Challenge

Discussion in 'Extreme Long Range Hunting & Shooting (ELR)' started by THEIS, Feb 18, 2018.

  1. THEIS

    THEIS Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    Found the below information from the New Zealand crew over at Gunslinger PLRS... https://www.gunslingerplrs.com/

    [ Gunslinger Extreme Long Range Challenge ]

    Saturday 2 June 2018,
    Queen's Birthday weekend.
    Sawdon Station (near Tekapo).

    Two sessions: early Saturday morning, and late Saturday afternoon.
    20 rounds. Total of four attempts (two at each distance).
    Gunslinger Distance Qualifications at 1 mile (1620m) and 2000m on military Echo targets.
    5 shots & 5 minutes per target. 1 point per impact, highest score wins the Challenge.
    No restriction on muzzle velocity, maximum calibre .50.

    Spotter assistance recommended.
    No shared rifles, no shared DOPE.
    Saturday night BBQ.

    $65 per shooter (no charge if doing the Gunslinger Rifle Challenge). One non-shooting spotter free.

    [ Gunslinger ELR New Zealand Record Challenge]

    Saturday 25 August 2018
    (this date is now confirmed).
    At Sparrowhawk NZ
    (near Albury, South Canterbury).

    24 rounds. Total of eight attempts (two distances repeated).
    Gunslinger ELR New Zealand Record COF - Based on ELR Central World Record Criteria!
    Your Gunslinger Extreme Long Range "New Zealand" Record attempt at six distances from 1400m to 3000m e.g.: 1.4k, 1.6k (1 mile), 1.8k, 2.0k, 2.2k, 2.5k, 2.8k and 3.0k!!!
    No muzzle velocity restriction, maximum calibre .50.
    Target is metal 36"x36" (92cmx92cm).
    3 shots and up to 3 minutes per distance attempt.

    One spotter per shooter. No shared rifles, no shared DOPE, no shared spotters.
    Certificate for personal best distance achievement.
    4wd is required to access this location.

    Distances will be confirmed closer to date.

    $95 per shooter. One non-shooting spotter free.

    Accommodation is also available on-site on Friday and Saturday nights (additional charges to the farm).

    Sincerely,
    THEIS
     
  2. LastShot300

    LastShot300 Well-Known Member

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    Looks like a very nice and well organized shoot out just a little bit on the far side of the Moon!
     
  3. THEIS

    THEIS Well-Known Member

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    Transportation available from....lol
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    Sincerely,
    THEIS
     
  4. LastShot300

    LastShot300 Well-Known Member

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    Is that a plane builder company? :D:DNever heard of it before LOL

    Advice taken!
     
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  5. pescado

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    For those of us living in NZ and sliding into winter these rare events give us something to look forward to. You are all welcome to come visit.
     
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