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Valley of Danville Splatterboard

Posted by Raymond Goin on November 19, 2017 at 8:20 PM Comments comments (0)

     This morning Spaltterboard shoot served nearly 25 people breakfast. 15 shhots were held, including 2 youth shoots. Several first time attendees were present.

     Hope to see you again, next year.

November 19th

Posted by Raymond Goin on November 12, 2017 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Sunday November 19, we will host a SPLATTERBOARD shoot for the VALLEY of DANVILLE SHRINERS.

 Breakfast starts at 6 AM, Shoot starts at 8 AM

This event is OPEN to the PUBLIC

Hope to see you there.

November Splatterboard

Posted by Raymond Goin on November 12, 2017 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (0)

We had 45 people come out and enjoy Breakfast this morning. We held 15 Splatterboard shoots , 2 Pie Shoots, and 3 Youth shoots. Several new faces and a lot of Veterans in attendance.

9 Shooters for the ANNIE TOURNAMENT. The weather took a turn just as the ANNIE TOURNAMENT was to begin. 

It's that time again

Posted by Raymond Goin on September 28, 2017 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

We will be holding elections for the upcoming year at the November meeting. If any of you are interested in holding a position in our Club, please contact us. All nominees must be present at the October meeting. A slate of officers will be presented by the Election Committee at that meeting. Voting will be the last order of Business at the November meeting.

Thank you for considering.

Tuesday Night Trap shoots

Posted by Raymond Goin on September 27, 2017 at 9:55 PM Comments comments (0)

We are going to hold WEEKLY Trap Shoots on Tuesday night during the months of October and November. Our Trap shoots will not be held December, January, and February. We will start our new season in March 2018.

Splatterboard report

Posted by Raymond Goin on September 10, 2017 at 7:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Today we had 23 people eat breakfast at our opening Splatterboard. We held 10 shoots and 2 pie shoots. It was a very nice start to the season.

15 shooters attended the ANNIE TOURNAMENT today. Lunch was Sliced Pork Loin Cheesy Potatoes and Green Beans

13 shooters stayed for the DeLand 812 AF & AM shoot. 

Thank you to all who attended our events today. it was nice to see you all on this beautiful FALL (almost) day.

Thanks to Mike, Leighton, Brian, Ralph, Ken, Tom, Mike, Joan, Bill, Ken. I appreciate all of the help from the members.

Splatterboard season starts Sunday September 10

Posted by Raymond Goin on September 9, 2017 at 9:45 AM Comments comments (0)

The first SPLATTERBOARD of the season will be held on Sunday September 10 starting with Breakfast to order at 6 AM. The Splatterboard will start at 8 AM. Bring an appetite, and your favorite turkey gun. Hope to see you there.

CMP Results 8-13-17

Posted by Raymond Goin on August 14, 2017 at 10:15 PM Comments comments (1)

GARAND Class

Shooter Score X Score X Score X Score X

1 Chris Vail 98 2 89 0 75 262 2 M1

2 Chris Vail 90 1 90 1 79 0 259 2 M1

3 Danny Fischer 75 1 90 0 76 1 241 2 M1

4 Danny Fischer 92 1 85 45 222 1 M1

OPEN Class

Shooter Score X Score X Score X Score X

1 Jeff Porter 100 7 100 7 91 2 291 16 AR-15

2 Wayne Osburg 100 7 98 3 88 1 286 11 AR-15

3 Scott Schneider 100 6 98 3 87 1 285 10 AR-15

4 Allen Cermack 96 2 87 0 88 0 271 2 scout rifle

5 Tom Woodroffe 92 0 89 0 79 0 260 0 AR-15

6 RodWatkins 81 1 91 0 82 1 254 2 AR-15

7 Leighton Shipman 91 1 92 0 69 0 252 1 AR-15

8 RodWatkins 87 1 93 0 70 1 250 2 AR-15

9 Neil Bazzell 79 89 1 80 248 1 AR-15

10 Corey Tatum 96 3 85 0 56 237 3 AR-15

11 Trevor Vail 91 0 76 0 69 1 236 1 AR-15

12 Duane 76 0 82 0 71 0 229 0 AR-15

13 Neil Bazzell 85 1 77 0 63 0 225 1 AR-15

14 Buddy Ritchie 54 0 81 0 43 0 178 0 AR-15

15 Tom Snider 90 0 71 0 0 0 161 0 AR-15

Executive Board meetings moved

Posted by Raymond Goin on August 9, 2017 at 10:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Executive Board meetings are now going to be held at 6 PM on the 4th Wednesday of the month, Starting in September. The regular monthly Membership meeting will follow starting at 7 PM

August CMP flyer

Posted by Raymond Goin on July 29, 2017 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Foosland Sportsmen’s Club

CMP Garand, Springfield, Vintage Military and Modern Military Service Rifle Clinic and Match

 

 

Date: Saturday April 15, 2017

Sunday August13, 2017

 

Time: Clinic - 8:00am until noon.

Match - 1:00pm until done

Registration: Pre registration is required. $20 fee. Limit of 30 participants. Reserve the right to split into two sessions if more than 30 registrants. Contact Jeff Porter for registration. 

Location:

Foosland Sportsmen’s Club – Illinois Route 47, 4 miles North of US Route 136 near Fisher and Gibson City IL.

 

Clinic Program:

An Introduction to CMP Service Rifle Competition and Basic Marksmanship.

 

Service Rifles are the iron sighted battle rifles that have been used by the US and foreign military around the world. We will focus on the principles of shooting as they apply to Service Rifles at known distance targets and CMP competition. The rifles most often used in competition are the M-1 Garand, 1903 Springfield rifles, M1 carbines, M1A/M14 and AR-15 rifles. Many other iron sight bolt action and semi-automatic rifles will fall into this category and can be used to compete.

 

This Clinic is being taught by a CMP Certified Master Instructor. The course will cover basic marksmanship skills and specific details of Service Rifle competition including:

CMP History and Current Programs

Safety and Range Procedures

Rifle and Equipment

Technique of Firing Accurate Shots

Prone, Sitting and Standing Positions

Principles of Sight Adjustment

Rapid Fire Firing Techniques

Garand Match Course of Fire

Shooting a Match, Pulling Targets

Live fire practice – 20 rounds needed.

Match: John C. Garand Course A - 30 round match

 

Registration starting at 12:30pm. No Pre- registration required. 10 firing points per relay.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rules:

1. Current CMP rules apply.

2. “As issued” following CMP service rifles rules: Garand, Springfield, M1 Carbine, Vintage and foreign military and Modern Military rifle class. Open class available for all others including scoped rifles. Garand Match shooters are given priority in squadding.

3. 40 rounds (10 sighters and 30 match).

4. No national match equipment on rifles. (NM rifles will shoot in open class)

5. Participants may be asked to score/change targets.

6. All participants must wear eye and ear protection.

7. This match satisfies the “high power activity” requirement for M1 Garand purchase(s) from CMP.

8. Course of fire will be at 100 yards, CMP “John C. Garand” course A (see below).

 

Stage Target Course of fire Number of shots

Sighters SR-1 Sighting in period 10 in 10 minutes

 

1 SR-1 Slow fire, Prone 10 in 10 Minutes

 

2 SR-1 Rapid fire, Prone from 10 in 70 seconds

standing.

 

3 SR-1 Slow fire, Standing 10 in 10 minutes

 

 

Note: Scoring is 10 points/shot, total possible score is 300.

 

Entry Fee: $5.00 FSC Members, $10.00 Non Members

 

Re-entry (Re-fires) $5.00 as space allows.

 

 

30-06 ammo available for purchase:

 

 

A limited number of M1 Garand & 03 Springfield’s will be available for loaners.

 

Contact: Jeff Porter (217) 493-1041 after 6 p.m. or e-mail [email protected] for more information.

 


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