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Kenmore Rimfire Benchrest Match

March 6 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

This is a .22LR Rimfire rifle competition conducted at the benchrest using the US Benchrest
Shooters (USBR) 50-yard target with stand-alone scoring and prize money awards for each of
two targets. This competition is ideal for shooters who are interested in precision shooting with a
.22LR Rimfire rifle.  Scoring is posted each month on the range website under Events>Rimfire
Match Scores.
Match dates:
Matches are regularly held on the first Saturday of each month but may change due to conflicts
with other events. Check the range calendar for date changes.
Firearm and Ammunition:
Any .22 LR Rimfire rifle with at least a 20X power scope but a 36X power scope is
recommended.
There are two rifle divisions: Match Rifles for premium accuracy rifles and Sport Rifles
used for target and recreational shooting. Contact the Match Director if you have any
questions regarding the classification for your rifle. Classification will be determined by
the Match Director at registration.
Ammunition is limited to .22 Long Rifle standard or high velocity cartridges.
50 rounds are required for the match plus extra rounds required for sighters and practice.
Entry Fee:
$10 match fee per rifle with $8 returned in prize money. The contestant may enter rifles
in both divisions with a separate entry fee for each division.
Match details:
Kenmore Range Safety rules will apply to this match. See this link for details.
Chamber flags are required.
Eye and ear protection is required.
Club membership is not required to participate in this competition but non-members shall
complete the Public Shooter Waiver Form at the time of registration for the match.
Match Division Relay #1 Registration is from 7:30am to 8:30am with the competition
beginning at 9:01am
Range setup time for the match is from 7:30am to 8:45am. Rifles may not be uncased
during this time.
The Sport Division Relay #1 Registration is from 9:15am to 9:45am with the competition
beginning at 10:15am.
Match Division Relay #2 Registration is from 10:40am to 11:10am with the competition
beginning at 11:30am
The Sport Division Relay #2 Registration is from 11:40am to 12:10pm with the
competition beginning at 12:40am.

Because only nine benches in each of the four relays are available due to Range COVID-
19 Guidelines, entry is by RSVP only.  Contact the Match Director if you are interested
in participating.
Course of fire:
Two USBR 50 Yard targets consisting of 25 2-inch diameter individual target bulls each.
There is a 40-minute time limit including the time required to sight the rifle scope.
Ten points are awarded for hitting the center target ring and then a descending points in
each of the outer rings. Eliminating the target center is designated as an “X” and will be
used for tie breakers only.
Scoring is based on where the bullet touches the inner ring with scoring instructions at
this website: https://www.rimfirecentral.com/forums/showthread.php?t=328392.
The scoring plug shall have a maximum outside diameter of 0.224 inches.
Supporting Equipment:
Front rests may be any type of bi-pod as well as the Kenmore Shooting Range wooden
frame rests and/or any type of sand bag
Rear rests may be any type of sandbag or benchrest style rear bags
Mechanical rests and barrel tuners are prohibited
For additional information contact the Match Director:  Matt Daly mattd5404@frontier.com

Details

Date:
March 6
Time:
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Organizer

Matt Daly
Phone:
425-354-8364
Email:
mattd5404@frontier.com

The range is open for normal hours and days.

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