From SCOPE Director Carl Leas:
I will be running the informal Air Pistol League at Alden Rod & Gun Club again this Spring and Summer. It will begin Tuesday May 5, 2015 and run thru Tuesday July 21, 2015 with a banquet on Tuesday July 28, 2015, at the club.Cost is $6.00 per match and you must shoot 11 matches to complete the league. Match fee includes the Banquet and prizes at the Banquet. We will shoot the 40 round short course at 10 meters. First relay is at 7:30 PM, second at 8:30 PM, 3rd as necessary. Shoot aheads allowed.
Any questions contact me via e-mail (carlpride-at-msn.com) or at 716.656.0350. Of course you can let other air pistol shooters know about this. I currently have 2 extra air pistols that you can use if you […]
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UPDATED March 15, 2015
The National Rifle Association 2015 Conventional Pistol Sectional Tournament concluded today with 38 competitors coming out over the weekend. Thank you to all of our club’s volunteers, as well as Boston Valley Conservation Society member Russell Rizzo who volunteered to call Sunday’s match. Thank you to all of the competitors who came out from as far east as Rochester and as far south as Dunkirk.
The preliminary results are posted below. Congrats to our match winner, Rich Powers who posted at 855-24x to bring home the overall gold medal.
Click this link for the Preliminary Results
Over at Fox News today, there was an article about a couple who live next door to a shooting range and their allegation that a stray shot grazed the wife’s head.
Every shooter and range operator must take seriously the risk associated with bullets leaving the range property and landing somewhere they are not supposed to land. Whether pistol or rifle bullets, the matter is not a laughing one. Muzzle discipline and the fundamental rules of range safety must be followed — every time you go to the range.
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Our sister club, Rochester Rifle Club, announced it will hold two “1800” tournaments on February 21 and April 11, 2015.
RRC is a very nice club and we have had a long relationship with them over the years. It should be a fun event. Those interested should download the attached match bulletin. Questions should be addressed to Gerry Gerace (contact info is in the bulletin).
2015 GCL / RRC Match Bulletin