Introduction to Tactical Bolt Rifle Matches

If you’ve never shot a Tactical Bolt Rifle Match before, this clinic will help you learn how. This 2 day clinic is an introduction to shooting our tactical bolt rifle matches, including both long range and steel. On the first day, you’ll shoot long range from 200 to 1,000 yards. On the second day, you’ll engage steel targets ranging from 220 to 550 yards, shooting from a variety of props and obstacles.

Saturday, June 18 through Sunday June 19, 2016.
This is a 2 day event from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. Check-in is Saturday at 7:00 am.

Hosted at the Sacramento Valley Shooting Center.

$140 per shooter. Please note that there are no refunds for cancellations.
Includes range fees, instruction, course material, drinks, and lunch at the end of the clinic on Sunday.

Topics covered during the Clinic
Introduction to our shooting discipline here at Sac Valley Shooting Center.
Prone and positional shooting tips and techniques.
Proper safety for position transitions.
Wind reading techniques.
Course of Fire (COF) procedures.
Techniques for shooting from a variety of props.
Body position and gear.

We will provide coaches to assist you.

You must be 18 years of age or older and legally able to own a firearm.
We recommend you attend one of our Long Range practice sessions beforehand. You must be proficient in operating your scope, with ballistics data for 200 to 1,000 yards.
You will need ballistics data (DOPE) for the following distances:

  • Long Range: 200, 300, 425, 500, 600, 800, 900, 1,000 yards
  • Steel: 220, 330, 425, 550 yards

Required Equipment
Rifle chambered in 6mm up to .30 caliber. Maximum velocity of 3100 fps.
Tactical rifle scope with ranging reticle and elevation knobs.
150 rounds of ammunition.
Empty Chamber Indicator Flag (You can pick one up during registration for $1.00).
Rifle Sling and some sort of pack to carry all your kit in.
Bipod or pack to shoot from. Rear rest or sand sock.
Eye and ear protection. Elbow pads are recommended. Dress for the weather, we will shoot rain or shine.  Sun block.
We walk the entire range so please have your gear mobile and be ready to move.
Bring snacks that you can eat on the go. We will have water available.

Registration opens on April 2nd at 6:00 pm Pacific time. This event is limited to 32 participants. Once registration opens, please send the required information listed below to

Phone Number:
Email Address:
Rifle caliber:
Have you shot one or more of our Saturday LR practices?
Have you taken our Introduction to Long Range clinic?

You will receive a response within a few days of your entry request.
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