Blue and Gray Rifle and Pistol Club

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Updated July 31

Aug/Sep Calendar and bulletin

August/September Shooting Events

Aug 7        Indoor Pistol                         Larry’s Pistol and Pawn      6:00 p.m.
Aug 18     Precision High Power       Blue & Gray Range                9:00 a.m.
Aug 25-26    Appleseed                       Blue & Gray Range               All day, both days
Sep 1        200 yd High Power            Blue & Gray Range                8:00 a.m.
Sep 4       Indoor Pistol                          Larry’s Pistol and Pawn      6:00 p.m.
Sep 8       Potshots                                  Blue & Gray Range                a.m.
Sep 15     Precision High Power       Blue & Gray Range                9:00 a.m.
Sep 22     Potshots                                  Blue & Gray Range                a.m.
Sep 29      John C. Garand Match     Blue & Gray Range                8:00 a.m

All events are open to non-members

Executive Committee Meeting

The August meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. on August 21st at Ted’s BBQ, 8780 Madison Blvd, Madison, AL 35758 (Next to Krystal).  Those planning to have a meal should be there by 5:00.

200 Yd High Power

The September 1st High-Power match will be fired on the 200 yard range and will consist of the National Match Course of fire (50 rds.) along with 5 minutes of unlimited sighters . The match fee is $10 and some awards will be given out. Competitors firing with us for the first time shoot without having to pay the match fee.   Set up will begin at 0700 with first round down range at 0800.  This match is an informal club function and is not a NRA or CMP approved event.  Come out and shoot with us and let’s try to revive the clubs High Power program.  This match is subject to being moved or cancelled as the lead reclamation project progresses.

John C. Garand Match

The Fall Garand Match will be held 29. September on the Blue and Gray 200 yard range. This will be a 50 round Garand match, followed by a 40 round carbine match and ending with 10 rounds on the pistol range. Garand Match: $20, Carbine Match: $15, or fire both for $30. Pistol Match: $FREE w/$30 match purchase…or $5 without.   Garands and Carbines must be “as issued” to be eligible for any awards; any safe rifle can be fired in the “out of competition” category. Set up/sign up starts at 0700, first round down at 0800 or when first relay is full. A Match Program will be sent out soon.  All proceeds from this match go toward the M1s for Vets Program.  This match is subject to being moved or cancelled as the lead reclamation project progresses.   deathbeforef@gmail.com                                                          McAlister

Project Appleseed Shoot

The all-volunteer instructors of Project Appleseed will present a marksmanship clinic scheduled for the Blue & Gray Range for the weekend of August 25/26, 2018.  Focus of the clinic will be teaching and refining solid fundamentals for prone, kneeling/sitting, and standing positions.  Some early American history will also be presented.  Responsible youth welcome.  Observers are welcome (with ear protection).  The Range will be CLOSED for other activities for this event.

Appleseed 2018 pricing is as follows:
1.  Adult tickets: 60 dollars.
2.  Youth (under 18): 20 dollars.
3.  Active military, drilling USAR/NG, and disabled (with ID):  20 dollars.
Ticket cost includes all instruction, targets, chamber flags, and a t-shirt.
For more information and to register, folks can visit this link: https://appleseedinfo.org/search-states-location.php?locationid=220.