DATE: Saturday, July 24, 2021
Check-in/sign-up: 8 – 8:30 a.m.
Squading: 8:45 a.m.
Competition begins: 9 a.m.
SITE: Weeping Water Gun Club (1 1/2 miles southeast of Weeping Water). – View Map
RULES: Competition is sanctioned by the National Rifle Association of America as a special tournament. NRA membership is not required. No coaching or spotting allowed. If semi-automatic rifle is used, competitor must have someone available to help with rifle malfunctions and jams. Shooters must hang their own targets.
COMPETITION FORMAT: Each division will consist of firing 40 rounds (split into two 20 round strings), plus sighters at 50 yards. 20 minutes allowed for each string of record rounds, 5 minutes for sighters, for a total of 25 minutes per string. The official target will be the NRA A23-5.
EQUIPMENT: All shooters must bring 6 binder clip type paper clips. All rifles will be single shot loaded. Rifles may be single shot or semi-automatic with box or rotary type magazine or certain tube type rifles only. To ensure safety requirements competitors with tube type rifles will be required to demonstrate that the rifle is capable of being single shot loaded without using the tube. Hunter class is any out of the box hunting rifle with iron sights, no scopes. Hunter classes will be allowed slings, mats and spotting scopes only (no shooting coats or gloves). Match class is any rifle 9.5 lb or less with iron sights. Open class is any rifle with any sight.
AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each event.
NOTE: Open competitors will be issued an NRA temporary scorebook, which will be used to determine their classification in lieu of an official NRA classification card for 2020.
AGE GROUP DEFINITIONS:
Novice: Any age that HAS NOT won a gold medal in the State Games in the last two years.
Sub-Junior: Shooter born in 2007 or later.
Intermediate Junior: Shooter born from 2004-2006.
Junior: Shooter born 2001-2003.
Expert: Any age that HAS won a gold medal in the State Games in the last two years.
Registration Fees & Deadlines
IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:
$38 for first event until April 1
$43 for first event until June 17
$48 for first event until July 5
Additional events – $15
MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.
ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2021 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Sponsor gifts and coupons.
PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.
Athlete packets will be shipped directly to the athlete at no extra charge. Packets will not be available for in-person pickup. Packets include athlete shirt and one free Arby’s sandwich certificate per person. Athletes will receive their packet prior to competition.
The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.
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