Short Range Open Postal Competition 2017


This competition is to be shot in five classes, using 4 targets (current BM1989 series).

.22 rifle for Prone and either .22 rifle or .177 air rifle for Benchrest, at either 15, 20 or 25 yds/mtrs. (Benchrest can be any sights). The targets can be shot anytime between the 1st February 2017 and 8th May 2017. Shot cards to be with the scorer by 13th May 2017, any cards arriving after this date will not be scored.


Entries are Individual in classes for both Prone and Benchrest, plus separate Ladies, Mens, Juniors (18 or under at 1st Feb 17) Veterans (55 or over at 1st Feb 17) and Pairs competitions also available for Prone. All comps can be shot concurrent or separately, the choice is yours. Please indicate on the entry form your choice, otherwise one set of stickers will be sent, which will count for all comps entered.


Numbered Stickers will be issued and should be placed on the centre of the card in the name area before shooting; they must be shot in order but don’t all have to be shot on the same day.


PRIZES will be down to 3rd place in the class competitions (further if we have a very large entry) and 1st place in all the other competitions. Prizes will be vouchers for either Bedford Target Supplies or NSRA, a choice is given to the winners.


NSRA Rules apply. Ties will be decided on count back.


CLASSIFICATIONS: Averages are to be obtained from the last 6 short range targets shot under proper witness conditions, the best 5 to count. Those not entering an average will shoot in ‘A’ Class.


Class ‘A’over 97.0 Class ‘B’95.0 to 97.0 Class ‘C’92.1 to 94.9 Class ‘D’90.1 to 92.0 Class ‘E’ under 90.1


We reserve the right to reclassify any competitor at any time.


If you are interested in shooting this competition please contact Robin Hilborne (Club Captain)