Pistol General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 20, 2019

TIMES:

Standard Pistol
Squadding: 8 a.m.
Shooting Begins: 8:30 a.m.

Center Fire Pistol
Squadding: 10:30 a.m.
Shooting Begins: 11 a.m.

Olympic Rapid Fire
Squadding: Noon
Shooting Begins: 1 p.m.

SITE: Weeping Water Gun Club (1 1/2 miles southeast of Weeping Water) – View Map

EQUIPMENT: Any safe .22 caliber pistol. Experts need legal UIT pistols. Firearms must fit in “the box”. All firearms will be inspected for safety. .32 caliber, .38 caliber, 9 mm caliber pistols or revolvers used for Center Fire competition. Juniors and women may use .22 caliber during Center Fire event. No magnum loads. Eye and ear protection required. Open sights only. No scopes or red dot sights.

SANCTION: Competition is sanctioned by the National Rifle Association of America as a special tournament. NRA membership is not required.

RULES: Current UIT rules will apply. Only safe gun handling is accepted. Chief Range Officer’s decisions are final. Any unsafe behavior by shooters or spectators will not be tolerated. Safe, young shooters are welcome but must be supervised.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each event.

New Award: The top ten scores in the Centerfire Events will receive a Brassard and Certificate-Governors Ten designating them one of the Top Ten Marksmen in Nebraska.

Pistol Events

Event Name            

Standard Pistol
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

Center Fire Pistol
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

Olympic Rapid Fire
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS:

Expert: Experts are all registered shooters with a classification USA Shooting or NRA in any discipline.
Novice: Novices are all shooters without any classification. Novice shooters who have won a gold medal in the 2017 or 2018 Cornhusker State Games must shoot as an Expert.
Junior: Juniors are shooters 18 years or younger as of July 20, 2019.
Senior: Seniors are shooters 65 years or older as of July 20, 2019.

COMPETITION FORMAT

Standard Pistol:

4 strings-5 shots–150 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)
4 strings-5 shots–20 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)
4 strings-5 shots–10 seconds at 25 meters (B-17 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Standard Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Center Fire Pistol:

Precision–5 sighters then 6 strings–5 shots–6 minutes at 25 meters (B-17 target)

Duel–5 sighters then 6 strings–5 shots at 25 meters (B-39 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Center Fire Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Olympic Rapid Fire Pistol:

4 strings-5 shots–8 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)
4 strings-5 shots–6 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)
4 strings-5 shots–4 seconds at 25 meters (B-39 target)

Plinking Pistol General Information

DATE: Saturday, July 13, 2019

TIMES:

.22 Pistol
Squadding: 2:30 p.m.
Shooting Begins: 3 p.m.

Center Fire Pistol
Squadding: 3 p.m.
Shooting Begins: 3:30 p.m.

Revolver Pistol
Squadding: 3:30 p.m.
Shooting Begins: 4 p.m.

SITE: Nebraska Outdoor Educational Center, 4703 N 44th St, Lincoln – View Map

EQUIPMENT: Any safe .22 caliber pistol. Firearms must fit in “the box”. All firearms will be inspected for safety. .32 caliber, .38 caliber, 9 mm caliber, .40 caliber, 4s caliber pistols or revolvers used for Center Fire competition. Juniors and women may use .22 caliber during Center Fire event. No magnum loads. Eye and ear protection required. Open sights only. No scopes or red dot sights.

SANCTION: Competition is sanctioned by the National Rifle Association of America as a special tournament. NRA membership is not required.

RULES: Only safe gun handling is accepted. Chief Range Officer’s decisions are final. Any unsafe behavior by shooters or spectators will not be tolerated. Safe, young shooters are welcome but must be supervised.

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each event.

New Award: The top ten scores in the Centerfire Events will receive a Brassard and Certificate-Governors Ten designating them one of the Top Ten Marksmen in Nebraska.

Plinking Pistol Events

Event Name            

.22 Pistol
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

Center Fire Pistol
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

Revolver Pistol
Expert
Women
Junior
Novice
Non-Nebraskans
Seniors

EVENT DESCRIPTIONS:

Expert: Experts are all registered shooters with a classification USA Shooting or NRA in any discipline.
Novice: Novices are all shooters without any classification. Novice shooters who have won a gold medal in the 2017 or 2018 Cornhusker State Games must shoot as an Expert.
Junior: Juniors are shooters 18 years or younger as of July 20, 2019.
Senior: Seniors are shooters 65 years or older as of July 20, 2019. 

COMPETITION FORMAT

.22 Pistol: 30 Shots Total

2 strings-5 shots–150 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–20 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–10 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Standard Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Center Fire Pistol: 30 Shots for record

2 strings-5 shots–150 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–20 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–10 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)

A maximum of 50 shooters per Center Fire Pistol division. Events will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Revolver Pistol: 30 Shots for record

2 strings-5 shots–150 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–20 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)
2 strings-5 shots–10 seconds at 20 yards (B-6 target)

Registration Fees & Deadlines

IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE: 
$27 per participant until March 28
$32 per participant until May 30
$37 per participant until June 20
$42 per participant until July 8
Additional events – $14

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 2019 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; 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

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Save time, avoid hassles and receive your CSG gear more than a week before the Opening Ceremonies by shipping your athlete packet ($10) or team box ($15).  Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass. Athlete packets will begin to ship in late June. The packet shipping option will only be available for those registered by the final entry deadline. If you don’t choose the shipping option, you will need to pick up your athlete packet or team box.

For those who did not select the packet shipping option during registration, more information on when and where athlete packets and team boxes can be picked up will be posted soon.  The shipping option can be added any time before the final entry deadline.

Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass, which includes admission to all venues and SportFest and the Opening Ceremonies.  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.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Contact Pistol Shooting Director Bill Schlichtemeier at 402-677-2456.

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

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Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

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