T. I. G. E. R. VALLEY
Tactical Instruction for Gun Education and Research
Monthly Long Range High Power Rifle Match
August 30, & 31st
Location: TIGER VALLEY Shooting Facility (L.T. Dillon) at Prairie Hill, Texas (15 miles east of Waco on HWY 84).
Time: Firing will begin at 08:00 a.m. on Saturday, and Sunday. Squading begins at 07:00 and ends at 07:30 on both days.
Eligibility: All competitors must be NRA Members. (If you are not an NRA member, come and attend. We will sign you up for NRA membership at the range)
Rules: NRA rules will govern this tournament.
Entry Fees: $25.00 per day or $40.00 for both days. NRA fees are included. Squaded Practice on Friday $10.00, unless you attend the match on Saturday, and Sunday.
Squading: Squading will be held at the statistical office each day from 07:00 a.m. until 07:30 a.m. Firing will start at 08:00 a.m. both Saturday and Sunday.
Challenge: A fee of $1.00 will be charged for each lost challenge.
Rifles: Match rifle – rule 3.3, 3.3.1, and 3.3.2. U.S. Palma Rifle – rule 3.3.3. Service Rifle – 3.1, 3.1.1, and 3.1.3. Any Rifle – rule 3.2. F Class rule ______. Competitors must declare which category they are entering. For instance, a .308 Winchester rifle with a magazine could enter either as a Palma Rifle or a Match Rifle. Once the declaration is made, no changes will be allowed. Categories may be combined by match officials.
Ammunition: Competitors must furnish their own ammunition. No tracers or armor piercing ammunition will be allowed. All bullets must remain supersonic at 1000 yards. Ammunition not meeting this requirement will be removed from the firing line.
Targets: NRA MR – 1 will be used at 600 yards. NRA LR will be used at all other distances.
Course of Fire:
Squaded Practice: 600, 800, 900, and 1000 yards Practice. (This day is free if you attend the match both Saturday, and Sunday)
Match 1: 2 Sighting shots and 20 shots for record at 600 yrds, 22 minutes
Match 2: 2 Sighting shots and 20 shots for record at 600 yrds, 22 minutes
Match 3: 2 Sighting shots and 20 shots for record at 600 yrds, 22 minutes
Match 4: The aggregate of Matches 1 – 3
Match 5: Palma course of fire to include unlimited sighting shots and 15 shots for record at 800 yards; 2 sighting shots and 15 shots for record at 900 yards; 2 sighting shots and 15 shots for record at 1000 yards. Time limit will be 22 minutes at each yard line.
Awards: The winner of Match 4 and Match 5 within each rifle type will receive $10.00 provided there are at least 10 competitors in attendance and 5 competitors of that type. Types will be combined if less than 5 rifle types are entered.
General: Competitors will be required to pull targets and score. There will be no lunch break. Drinks are available at the range. There are five RV hook-ups, showers, and restrooms available at the range. The fee is $15.00 per day.
Safety: All Safety rules at TIGER VALLEY Shooting Facility will be obeyed at all times. An open bolt indicator will be inserted into the breech of all rifles when not on the firing line and firing is in progress. Rifles will not be allowed on the firing line until directed by the range officer. Bolts will not be closed until the rifle is horizontal at the shoulder.
Directions to the Range: From Interstate 35 Exit 339 (Lake Waco / Lake Shore Drive exit), take Loop 340 eastward to HWY 84 (approximately 1 mile). Proceed on HWY 84 east approximately 13 miles to Watt (sign on both sides of post on right). Continue to the top of the next rise: the main gate is on the left between two modular homes (immediately after the blue one). DO NOT go past LCR 126 (Joe Russell Road) or Christmas Creek.
If you have any questions call T.J. Pillings at (214) 802-1288, or John Tillman at (972) 874-5253 (E-mail: REM308762@cs.com)
Calendar of Future Matches / Classes:
Three Gun Match July 26
Across the Course Practice July 27
Across the Course Practice August 2
Afternoon (14:00 Approx.) M1 Garand Match August 2
Level 1 Handgun Class August 9, & 10
Three Gun Match August 16
Across the Course Practice August 17
Carbine Class August 23, & 24
600 x 60 / Long Range Match 800, 900, & 1000 yards Aug. 30, & 31
Level 1 Precision Rifle Course Sept. 5,6, & 7
Level 2 Handgun Class Sept. 13, & 14
Afternoon (14:00 Approx.) M1 Garand Match Sept. 20
Mid-range 300, 500, & 600 yards / Long Range Match Sept. 20, & 21
Two day Three Gun Match Sept. 27, & 28
Afternoon (14:00 Approx.) M1 Garand Match Oct. 4
Three Day Individual Long Range & Team Match 800, 900, & 1000 yards Oct. 3, 4, & 5
AR 15 .com National event “Gunstock” Oct. 10, 11, & 12
TSRA Service Rifle Matches Oct. 17, 18, & 19
Open Range to Gain zero’s for Deer season. Open from 08:00-17:00 Oct. 27-31
Hunter’s Prep Course Oct. 25, & 26
Level 2 Precision Rifle Course Nov. 8, & 9
Law Enforcement Precision Rifle Course Advanced Nov. 10-14
Three Gun Match Nov. 15
Level 2 Handgun Class Nov. 22, & 23
M-1 Garand NMC 200, 300, 500 Yard Match / M-1 Garand Rattle Battle 200, 300, 500 Yard Match / Mid-Range 300, 500, 600 Yard Match Nov. 28, & 29
Long Range Match 800, 900, & 1000 yards Nov. 30
Three Gun Match Dec. 6
Across the Course Practice Dec. 7
600 x 60 / Long Range Match 800, 900, & 1000 yards Dec. 13, & 14
Turkey Shoot Dec. 20
Advanced Entries: Send the following information with entry fees to the following address:
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6307 Scottsboro Lane
Garland, TX. 75044
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• Rifle Category: Match Palma Service Any Rifle/F Class
• NRA Classification: High Master Master Expert Sharpshooter Marksman
• Special Awards: Senior Junior Female Sub-Junior
• Category: Service Civilian