Rifle Match

Event Information

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017

Time:

A more detailed shoot schedule will be distributed after receiving entries.

Detailed Schedule (sorted by shooting time) – TBA

  • Target pick-up will begin in the scoring building approximately 30 minutes before the match begins.
  • Contestants should check-in approximately 30 minutes before scheduled start time.
  • The contestants scheduled for the afternoon should arrive approximately 1 hour before their scheduled shooting time in case relays run faster.
  • The Competitive Rifle Match Shooting will begin at 8:00am. (Shooting times will be staggered)
  • The Provisional Light Rifle Match will begin after the first round of the Competitive Rifle Match begins.

Location:
Leon County Gun Club
15295 County Road 224
Oakwood, TX  75855
Map
GPS Coordinates: 31.548906, -95.915923

Entry Fee:

  • $10 per contestant per event
  • Payable through 4-H Connect*
  • Registration will open on TBA
  • Check with your local county Extension office to ask about deadlines specific to your county.

2017 D8 4-H Rifle Contest Participant Information

Notes from February 16, 2017 Rifle Coach Meeting

Texas 4-H Roundup Indoor Rifle Match Rules
Texas 4-H Light Rifle Match Rules
Also, visit the Texas 4-H Shooting Sports webpage!


Age Divisions

There will be three (3) age divisions (Junior, Intermediate, and Senior) in the District 8 4-H Rifle Match as listed below.

A 4-H member’s age division determined by his or her school grade on August 31, 2016 and is as follows:
Division Grades
Junior   3, 4, or 5 *Must be at least 8 years old
Intermediate  6, 7, or 8
Senior   9, 10, 11, or 12 *Must not be older than 18 years old

Only Senior aged members may advance to the state qualifying competition at Texas 4-H Roundup Indoor Rifle Match in June.


Competitive Rifle Match

Follows the Texas 4-H Roundup Indoor Rifle Match Rules with a few District 8 4-H modifications.

NEW THIS YEAR! We will be using the Orion Scoring System for the Competitive Rifle Match.
Orion Indoor 50-foot rifle target. It is similar in design to the USA-50 (NRA-50) target. The scoring rings are equivalent to the ISSF 50m rifle target reduced to 50ft. This target can be viewed and ordered at the Orion website; (http://www.orionscoringsystem.com/orion/Product.aspx?ProductID=4).

 


Light Rifle Match

Follows the Texas 4-H Shooting Sports Light Rifle Rules with a few District 8 4-H modifications.

This is the main difference from the Texas 4-H Shooting Sports Light Rifle Rules for the District 8 4-H Light Rifle Match. 4-H members will shoot from 50 feet as listed below:

Age Division Position Time Number of shots # of Targets Shots per bull
Junior Prone only 20 minutes 20 shots 2 targets 2 shots per bull
Intermediate Standing only 20 minutes 20 shots 1 target 4 shots per bull
Senior Standing only 20 minutes 20 shots 1 target 4 shots per bull

 


Agent Information

2017 D8 4-H Rifle Contest Agent Information – MS Wordpdf
Note.  The MS Word version does not include the state rules.


Results

2016 D8 4-H Rifle Match ResultsPictures
2015 D8 4-H Rifle Match Results
2014 D8 4-H Rifle Match ResultsPictures
2013 D8 4-H Rifle Match Results
2010 D8 4-H Rifle Contest Results


Related Shooting Sports Information

2013-2014 Texas 4-H Shooting Sports General Handbook
2014 Indoor Archery Match Information
2014 Texas 4-H Shooting Sports Extravaganza Information

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