The Big Piney Sportsmanís Club is sponsoring a High Power Sporting Rifle Match. If you would like to test your shooting skills with your favorite hunting rifle, come on out and give it a try. This match is open to the public and all are invited.
Dates: 27 January, 21 April 2007 Time: 9:00 am
Place: Big Piney Sportsmanís Club, located on Hwy B between Houston and Raymondville in Texas County.
Rifles allowed: Any center fire rifle of any caliber as long as it doesnít weigh more than 9.5 pounds to include sights and detachable magazine. A sling is not included in the weight limit.
Restrictions: No muzzle brakes, compensators, or release triggers are allowed. Bipods can be attached, but not used. Shooting sticks, sandbags, heavy shooting coats or gloves cannot be used.
Sights: No restrictions on open, peep or telescopic sights, with the exception that if you use corrective lenses in your peep sights, only one peep sight (either the front or the rear) can contain the lense. Spotting scopes may be used to spot your shots.
Entry Fee: $10.00
Course of Fire
distance # rds position type of fire time limit
100 yards 8 standing slow eight minutes
100 yards 8 sitting rapid thirty seconds for each string of four rounds
200 yards 8 prone slow eight minutes
200 yards 8 prone rapid thirty seconds for each string of four rounds