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World War 2 Rifle Tournament (August 10th)

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Washington County Tactical Range

25 Greaves Road

West Alexander, PA 15376

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Washington County Tactical Range in West Alexander, PA is hosting a World War 2 Rifle Tournament on August 10th starting at 11:00 am.

Shooters do not need to be members of our range.

Only period-correct (or earlier) firearms are to be used at this event. No full autos are permitted. Iron sites ONLY. Dressing in period attire is encouraged.

Entrance Fee:

  • $20 Entry Fee limited to 40 shooters.
  • Limited number of Early bird tickets will be $15.

Prizes:

  • First prize is 25% of entry fees collected plus free use of our Full-Auto US Army Tommy Gun for 1 hour with your ammo.
  • Second prize is 10% of entry fees collected plus free use of our Full-Auto US Army Tommy Gun for 1 hour with your ammo.
  • Third prize is 5% of entry fees collected plus free use of our Full-Auto US Army Tommy Gun for 1 hour with your ammo.

Lanes:

  • 1st Lane: Supported Firing Position using shooting bench.
  • 2nd Lane: Prone Unsupported Firing Position.
  • 3rd Lane: Kneeling Supported Position
  • 4th Lane: Standing Position (may use vertical wall to brace)

Shooting Details:

  • 1-foot targets will be placed from 75 to 150 yards.
  • Full-Size silhouette targets will be placed from 150 to 300 yards
  • On each lane, shooters will have 1 minute to shoot 5 rounds
  • Total round count is 20 for event
  • In the event of a tie, shooters will shoot 5 rounds at a full-size silhouette target at 300 yards in 1 minute. Repeat until we have a winner.

Shooter Equipment:

  • No optics. Iron sights only.
  • No front or back supports.
  • No bags, no bi-pods.

Here is a partial list of acceptable rifles (early firearms may be used by permission):

  • Berthier rifle Mle. 1916 France 8 mm Lebel
  • Carcano M91 Italy 6.5mm Carcano
  • kb wz.98a Poland 7.92×57mm Mauser
  • kbk wz.29 Poland 7.92×57mm Mauser
  • Lee–Enfield SMLE Mk III UK # .303 British
  • Lee–Enfield No 4 Mk I UK # .303 British
  • Lee–Enfield No 5 Mk I "Jungle Carbine" UK # .303 British
  • MAS-36 France 7.5 mm French
  • M1903 Springfield USA .30-06
  • M1894 Krag–Jørgensen Norway 6.5×55mm Swedish
  • Mauser Karabiner 98k Germany 7.92×57mm Mauser
  • Mosin–Nagant M1891/30 USSR 7.62×54mmR
  • Mosin–Nagant M44 USSR 7.62×54mmR
  • Type 38 Arisaka Japan 6.5mm Arisaka
  • Type 99 Arisaka Japan 7.7mm Arisaka
  • Gewehr 43 Germany 7.92×57mm Mauser
  • Kbsp wz.38M Poland 7.92×57mm Mauser
  • M1 Carbine USA .30 Carbine
  • M1 Garand USA .30-06
  • SVT-40 USSR 7.62×54mmR

Rules for Event:

  • All shooters must be 16+ years old. Absolutely no one under 16 is permitted on premises.
  • Eye and ear protection must be worn by EVERYONE at all times.

The tentative schedule for the shoot:

  • Range opens at 8:00 am to 10:00 am for practice.
  • Sign-In is from 8:00 am to 10:30 am.
  • Safety briefing is at 10:45 am.
  • First shooter on the line at 11:00 am. There will be little time allocated between shooters, so next shooter after active shooter needs to be "On Deck" and ready to roll.

Washington County Tactical Range

25 Greaves Road

West Alexander, PA 15376

724-249-5112

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