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NRA Youth

Posted by Raymond Goin on May 27, 2014 at 6:50 PM Comments comments (0)

At the meeting this Wednesday, the folks from DARNELL'S will come and talk about their NRA YOUTH program.

ALL RANGES CLOSED MEMORIAL DAY

Posted by Raymond Goin on May 25, 2014 at 11:40 AM Comments comments (0)

As per Foosland Sportsmens Club By-Laws ALL RANGES are closed MEMORIAL DAY, JULY 4, and LABOR DAY.

HAVE A SAFE AND HAPPY HOLIDAY

Mandatory 4 Hour Range Safety class JUNE 21

Posted by Raymond Goin on May 14, 2014 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The MANDATORY 4 hour Range Safety class will be held starting at 1 PM on Saturday June 21. This is the class that must be completed before new members can use the club facilities. Show up a few minutes early to sign in.

BULLS EYE 101

Posted by Raymond Goin on April 26, 2014 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)

This is to be an introduction to Bulls Eye Pistol shooting.

      Shooting from 25 yard line, a match consists of 30 shots. a 10 minute slow-fire of 10 rounds. A 20 second timed fire of 10 shots (2 sets of 5). A 10 second rapid fire of 10 rounds (2 sets of 5) more shots. 3 matches for a total of 90 shots.

 

     Three guns (from .22 - .45 cal.) can be used. First match with a .22 call. Second match with any center-fire. Third match with a .45. Autos are the usual choice, but revolvers can be used.We will use any pistol the shooters choose to bring.Scoring will be for tracking personal progress.

 

      So grab some ammo, your favorite handguns, and come out to play!

 

See www.Bullseyepistol.com for complete run down of the sport. Targets will be provided. Cost is $5.00 for range Use fee.

 

Contact danfish415@yahoo.com with questions and/or comments

Saturday May 10, and Wednesday May 21

 

Splatterboard & CMP

Posted by Raymond Goin on April 13, 2014 at 12:20 PM Comments comments (0)

We had our last SPLATTERBOARD of the season. We held 14 shoots and 3 KIDS shoots. The weather was just too nice!

We held the drawing for the KAL-TEC pistol. Young Miss Sage drew the winning ticket. The winner of the pistol was RON BEATTY. Thank you Sage. Congratulations Ron.

The CMP clinic was well attended yesterday. 22 people showed up in the morning to take the clinic. Lunch was provided for all in attendance. Almost 20 people stayed to shoot the course. It looked like everyone was having a good time. Thanks to Ken Kinder, Jeff, Wayne and Scott for putting this together for the club.

CMP Military Match/Carbine Match info

Posted by Raymond Goin on April 1, 2014 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The Foosland Sportsmen’s Club is holding a GSM Clinic/As-Issued Military Match on April 12 and Sept. 14, 2014. The location of the range is: Foosland Sprotsmen’s Club in Foosland, IL . Clinic: 8:00am Match Begins: 1:00pm.

 

For more information you may contact the match director: Jeff Porter at pjp423@yahoo.com

LRPC As-Issued Military Match information

Posted by Raymond Goin on April 1, 2014 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

The LeRoy Rifle and Pistol Club is holding an As-Issued Military Match on April 26 and Aug. 24, 2014. The location of the range is: LeRoy Rifle and Pistol Club in LeRoy, IL. Firing Begins: 8:30am.

 

For more information you may contact the match director: Jeff Porter at pjp423@yahoo.com .

IDNR Hunter Safety Class

Posted by Raymond Goin on March 23, 2014 at 2:55 PM Comments comments (0)

     26 students spent 10 hours at the FOOSLAND SPORTSMENS CLUB this passed weekend to obtain their Green Hunter Safety cards.  All 26 passed the exam. We had a great time teaching these folks.

     Thanks to the team of instructors, and individuals who give their time and experience to help us put this on twice a year. Curt, Ron, Wendy, Tom, Amanda, and Raymond.

     Thank you also to the Club for playing host to these future Sportsmen and Women.

CMP Military Match/Carbine Match info

Posted by Raymond Goin on February 19, 2014 at 5:45 PM Comments comments (0)

The CMP is giving CMP affiliated clubs the opportunity to notify surrounding area clubs about there upcoming CMP Sanctioned Match.

 

The Chief City Shooters Club is holding an As-Issued Miliary Matches/Carbine Matches on Mar. 29, Apr. 19, May 10, 17, 24, June 21 & 28, July 5 & 26, 2014(Carbine April 26 and June 14, 2014). The location of the range is: Chief City Shooters Club in Pontiac, IL. Firing Begins: 9:00am.

 

For more information you may contact the match director: Brad Raymond at letsgoshooting2@yahoo.com and Farrell Porter at porterf10mm@aol.com .

New Year's day

Posted by Raymond Goin on January 2, 2014 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (0)

     January 1st was our 24th year to hold a New Year's Day Splatterboard Shoot. It was a great success.

     Plenty of Coffee, good food, and fellowship was had at the Foosland Sportsmens Club. We drew a very large crowd to kick off the new year.

     Starting at 6 AM,  We served 75+ Breakfasts, and held 27 Splatterboard shoots. Trapshooting started at 10 AM and lasted about 3 hours.

     We held our Raffle for the Stag Arms rifle (Mr Reik was the winner) and several 50/50 drawings. Ron Beatty organized a Brown box raffle that was a huge winner.

     We served chili starting at 11 AM and served quite a bit through out the day.

Thanks to Mike B, Mike G, Brian, Amanda, Jim Harris, Layton, Ken Kyle, Jim H., Ken Kinder, Tom, Jim Dan, .it takes a lot of hands to put this together. We have a great bunch of folks  that really love doing this.

   HERE'S TO A GREAT START to our 60th year!!!! Hope to see you all out at OUR CLUB!


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