2022 Registration will open on January 18


High Power Benchrest


Event Sponsors

General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 24, 2021

Range open: 8 a.m.
Competition begins: 9 a.m.

SITE: Lincoln Izaak Walton League (10801 South 134th Street, Bennet – 1/2-mile south of U.S. Highway 2 on 134th Street in Lincoln) – View Map

Wind flags can be set before the first match, not moved after start.
Rifles of the same division will shoot at the same time.
NBRSA scoring reticule will be used to determine shot value.
NBRSA rules adhered to.
40-caliber max.
No coaching of competitors allowed.


Event Name                          

Custom 9.0 lbs or less
Factory 9.0 lbs or less
Custom 10½ lbs or less
Factory 10½ lbs or less
Custom 13½ lbs or less
Factory 13½ lbs or less


Unlimited Shooters: Any gun, any weight, and any sights. Gun must have a safe trigger.
All Other Classes: No scope restrictions. Rifle weight, with scope, and accessories for event determination.

Shooters may any enter any number of the seven classes. Each division will consist of firing 20 rounds (Two shots on each at five separate bull’s-eye-type targets. Competitor will have two targets to shoot at). The official target will be the IBS 200 YD Hunter Rifle target. Targets will be shot for score, not group size. Shooters will be allocated 30 minutes for any sight-in rounds and the 20 scoring rounds. Factory shooters must use factory production rifles having the original stock, and barrel. (If re-barreled due to age, it must be the same contour and length.)  Burden of proof on the shooter. If you have rifle-eligibility questions, contact the director. Targets will be posted and retrieved by target crew.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

$48 per shooter until July 18

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

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.

Opening Ceremonies

The show begins at 8 p.m. at Seacrest Field, Lincoln!

Admission is FREE!

• Parade of Athletes
• Skydivers
• National Anthem
• Oath of Athletes
• Mascot Showcase
• Super Retriever Series Demo
• Mystery Torchlighter
• Fireworks

The Opening Ceremonies will be televised statewide by News Channel Nebraska.

For more details regarding Opening Ceremonies, please refer to the Opening Ceremonies web page.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact High Power Benchrest Director Rod Dewey at rodewey62@gmail.com  or 402-310-8100.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

Thank You to our platinum sponsors

Official Member of the


Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
PO Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
7620 N 70th
Lincoln, NE 68517