2021 GEORGIA STATE SILHOUETTE CHAMPIONSHIP – SMALLBORE & HUNTER RIFLE SILHOUETTE
October 16 @ 9:00 am - October 17 @ 5:00 pm
SPONSORED BY GSSA and PINETUCKY GUN CLUB
The Standard Rifle Match will be held on Saturday; The Hunting Rifle Match will be held on Sunday.
The matches will begin with first shots at 9:00 a.m. each day
$40 per day / $75 for both days Junior entries: $20 per day/ $35 for both days
Fees include NRA and GSSA fees paid by each shooter
IMPORTANT: Registration forms along with checks or money orders must be received by (10/10/21)
Make All Checks Payable to:
162 Springhill Ct, Hephzibah, Ga 30815
MEMBERSHIP: GSSA Membership is required for Georgia residents. Out-of-state shooters must be members of their state associations or can join GSSA. All shooters can join GSSA at the match.
REGISTRATION: Registration forms along with checks or money orders must be received by (10/10/21). Post entries will be accepted until match time, or range capacity is reached. EARLY REGISTRATION IS ENCOURAGED AS RANGE CAPACITY MAY BE REACHED BEFORE THE MATCH BEGINS.
RANGE CAPACITY: 48 per day. DON’T MISS YOUR CHANCE TO PARTICIPATE. PLEASE REGISTER EARLY!
PRACTICE: The range will be open for practice from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on Friday and from 8:00 to 8:45 a.m. on match days.
SQUADDING: Competitors will be allowed to choose their starting target and relay provided they do so by 8:45 a.m. Saturday morning. Competitors will score for the relay following them.
COURSE OF FIRE: Tournament will consist of two 40 shot matches each day as follows:
|AM Match||10 shots at Chickens at 40 meters||PM Match||10 shots at Chickens at 40 meters|
|10 shots at Pigs at 60 meters||10 shots at Pigs at 60 meters|
|10 shots at Turkeys at 77 meters||10 shots at Turkeys at 77 meters|
|10 shots at Rams at 100 meters||10 shots at Rams at 100 meters|
Shoot-offs for tie scores and long-run records will be fired after the tournament ends each day. Anyone setting a record of any kind must notify the statistician immediately for paperwork to be completed. Awards will be based on the 80-shot aggregate.
TEAMS: There will be a three-person team championship held each day, including either one Master or one AAA shooter, and must include at least one A or B class shooter. Teams must be registered before beginning the tournament each day. Rules 2.10 and 2.11(b) shall apply. Awards will be presented to the first and second-place teams. Participation in the team event is voluntary and separate from the match entry. The entry fee for each team will be $15.00 and will go to the target setters.
RULES: Current NRA Smallbore Rifle Silhouette rules apply and will be enforced. All participants should read and understand the NRA Silhouette rule book. All NRA safety rules apply
CLASSIFICATION: Section 19 Classification will apply. An unclassified shooter will compete as Master Class shooter unless two or more unclassified shooters are present to make a class. If there is only one class competitor, they will shoot in their next higher class. Two or more competitors make up a stand-alone class.
AWARDS: Georgia State and Open Champion awards will be presented to the highest overall scoring competitors. The Georgia State Champion must be a Georgia resident. Open Champion will go to the highest overall scoring non-Georgia resident. Class awards will be as follows: Two (2) places will be awarded in Master Class. Three (3) places will be awarded in AAA Class through B Class. Awards will also be presented to the High Senior, High Lady, High Junior, and High Sub-Junior each day. Awards will be plaques or trophies and will be presented after the second match each day.
FRIDAY: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.- Range open for practice
SATURDAY: 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. – Practice. Standard Rifle Match begins at 9:00 a.m.
SUNDAY: 8:00 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. – Practice. Hunting Rifle Match begins at 9:00 a.m.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY: A waiver is included as part of the entry form. Please sign it and return it with your entry. We must have a signed waiver if you wish to participate. You can download the registration form here.
MISCELLANEOUS: Lunch will be provided to registered shooters on Sat. & Sun. Observers and others may purchase lunch for $6.00 per plate. There are restrooms located on the range. Drinking water will be available.
DIRECTIONS TO RANGE: the range is located at 2096 Greenland Rd, Blythe, Ga 30805. Directions can be found on their website. Or Google Pinetucky Gun Club for directions from your area.
For more information contact Steve Meldrum at 706-592-4230 or Carol Rosenqvist at 706-781-4392 __________________________________________________________________________________