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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!

New Year's Day Range Closures

Posted by Raymond Goin on December 26, 2013 at 5:00 PM Comments comments (0)

On January 1st, during the SPLATTERBOARD SHOOT, the 100 yard, and Pistol Range will be closed for Safety reasons. After the end of the SPLATTERBOARD, they will be available for .22 only, due to noise during the TRAPSHOOT.

Come out early to enjoy our 24th ANNUAL NEW YEAR'S DAY SHOOT.

December Splatterboard

Posted by Raymond Goin on December 8, 2013 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)

We held 17 Splatterboard shoots this morning. The snow started coming down before the shoot. We served 45 Breakfasts. The Club and grounds looked really nice for the shoot this morning.

     Remember that the New Years Shoot will be the day we draw for the STAG ARMS M4 rifle. Be sure to get your tickets turned in before the end of the year.

     If you need tickets: They are $10 each or 3/$25.

Breakfast starts at 6 AM Shoot starts at 8AM Drawing at 12:00 Noon. Chili will be served

Concealed Carry update

Posted by Raymond Goin on December 8, 2013 at 9:35 PM Comments comments (1)

Jim's Gunshack held another Illinois Conceal Carry class at the Club this passed Saturday. 12 Hearty souls took the 8 hour class. The weather was in the very low 20's, but it did not stop all 12 from qualifying. Jim said it was another great class.

     Keep an eye on the calendar for more of the upcoming 8 and 16 hour classes.

November Splatterboard

Posted by Raymond Goin on November 11, 2013 at 6:35 PM Comments comments (0)

We had a great turn out for our November Splatterboard shoot. We held 25 shoots including a Kids Only shoot. 71 breakfasts were served.

Our next Splatterboard will be held on Sunday December 8th. Breakfast at 6 AM. Shoot starts at 8 AM.


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