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Old September 24, 2010, 08:27 PM   #1
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M1 Garand & M1 Carbine Charity Shoot, 10/23/10, Macon, GA

M1 Garand and M1 Carbine Charity Shoot

Saturday Oct 23, 2010

*ALL SHOOTERS INVITED*

MARION ROAD GUN CLUB, 6170 Marion Road, Macon

THIS IS A CHARITY SHOOT – CASH DONATIONS ACCEPTED!!!
Proceeds to benefit American Legion Post 3, Macon

Sign-in begins at 9:30 AM. Event starts at 10:00 AM with extra relays as needed.

RIFLES ALLOWED
Any M1 Garand Rifle or M1 Carbine in safe working order.
Garands and Carbines will be scored separately.

DISTANCE: 100 Yards (NRA SR-1 targets will be provided)

AMMO REQUIREMENTS

M1 GARAND: 32 rounds for score + desired number of optional sighters.
M1 CARBINE: 40 rounds for score + desired number of optional sighters.

Shooters bring own ammo, NO tracers or armor-piercing ammo allowed.

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT
Shooters AND spectators MUST bring eye and ear protection. Chamber flags are required and can be purchased for $2.00 each at the range.

OPTIONAL: Slings, shooting jackets, spotting scopes, gloves, ground mats.

COURSE OF FIRE
M1 GARAND: fire eight (8) rounds during each of four stages
M1 CARBINE: fire ten (10) rounds during each of four stages

Optional Sight-in Stage: 10 minutes to shoot desired number of sighters from any position.

Stage 1 - BENCH SLOW FIRE: 8 or 10 rounds fired in 5 minutes from the seated bench position.

Stage 2 - STANDING RAPID FIRE: 8 or 10 rounds fired in 1 minute from the standing position.

Stage 3 - SITTING RAPID FIRE: 8 or 10 rounds fired in 1 minutes from the prone position.

Stage 4 - PRONE SLOW FIRE: 8 or 10 rounds fired in 5 minutes from the prone position.

Special Note: We will accommodate shooters who are unable to fire from the sitting or prone position.

Match Information

Email: orientation@marionroad.com

Phone: 478-743-8374 (Tues & Weds only, 9am-4pm)
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Old October 16, 2010, 01:29 AM   #3
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THIS IS A CHARITY SHOOT – CASH DONATIONS ACCEPTED!!!
No minimum entry $$ ?
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Old October 21, 2010, 09:27 AM   #4
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No, there's no minimum. Just give what you can afford for this worthy cause.
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