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Jeff Yost Wins Tacoma`s Sniper King July 2011

Twice a year the Puget Sound shooters get to bring out the big guns for registered NBRSA competition. I`m talking about the holy grail of centerfire benchrest shooting.  Unlimited class...

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The Rail Guns.

These return to battery machine rests are simply amazing to see in action. I believe everyone is shooting the 6ppc, and the results are .... just pretty damn cool.

Larry Boers wins the 2011 NW Heavy Varmint / Unlimited Regional

On June 6th, 2011 Tacoma Rifle and Revolver held their 3rd match of the year. This 2 day contest would determine the winner of the NW Regional for the Heavy Varmint and 5 shot Unlimited Class.  Saturday was warm and windy, with the afternoon gusts making for some large groups.  We began with our HV contest at 100 yards on Saturday morning which was won by Jeff Yost with a .175 agg.  That afternoon, Steve Kostanich showed his wind reading skills by winning the 200 yard with a .3119 agg. The Heavy Varmint 100-200yd grand agg was won by Larry Boers with a .2681 agg.

Two Grand Agg wins clinches title of Tennessee State Champion for Matthew Keller

Back Row L to R) Steve Lee, Terry Leonard, Jeff Summers, Wayne Campbell, Andy Shifflet, Brady Knight, Johnnie Stewart
Front Row (L to R) Matthew Keller, Dan Honert, Roy Darnell, Scott Roeder, Dale Rose

Mustafa Bilal wins Manley Oakley Trophy May 2011

On May 7th, 2011 Tacoma Rifle and Revolver held their second match of the year. This 2 day contest would determine the winner of the Manley Oakley trophy.  Saturday brought the windy conditions of springtime in the Northwest.  Saturday was very switchy, with difficult to read conditions.  We began with our Sporter contest at 100 yards on Saturday morning which was won by Larry Boers with a .2212 agg.  That afternoon at 200, Musafa Bilal showed his wind reading abilities and won the yardage with a .2389 aggregate. Larry Boers would take the Sporter Grand agg with a .2497.

Mustafa Bilal wins Manley Oakley Trophy May 2011

On May 7th, 2011 Tacoma Rifle and Revolver held their second match of the year. This 2 day contest would determine the winner of the Manley Oakley trophy.  Saturday brought the windy conditions of springtime in the Northwest.  Saturday was very switchy, with difficult to read conditions.  We began with our Sporter contest at 100 yards on Saturday morning which was won by Larry Boers with a .2212 agg.  That afternoon at 200, Musafa Bilal showed his wind reading abilities and won the yardage with a .2389 aggregate. Larry Boers would take the Sporter Grand agg with a .2497.

Wayne Campbell wins Rachel's Glen Spring 2011!

Back Row (left to right) Ray Porter, Don Geraci, Gary Morgan, Jerry Dailey, Doug Mcrae, Billy Stevens, Bart Sauter, Scotty Grimes
Front Row (left to right) Steve Lee, Wayne Campbell

Terry Leonard wins Shamrock X!

Front Row (left to right) Steve Lee, Terry Leonard

Back Row (left to right) Kip Jones, Bill Symons, Tony Alexander, Larry Costa, William Duffey, Matthew Keller, Scotty Grimes

Seventy seven shooters enjoyed the hospitality at Shamrock Shoot X hosted by the Middle Georgia Gun Owner’s Association in Dublin, Georgia. The weather at Twin Oaks Range was calm and overcast. We were without the usual rain and hurricane force winds that challenged us in past years.

Rick Graham wins Tacoma`s season opener

On April 2, 2011 Tacoma Rifle and Revolver held their first match of the year. This contest would determine the winner of the Allen Bench trophy.  Saturday brought conditions not too typical for us here in the Northwest.  Saturday was pretty windy and very switchy.   We began with our light varmint contest at 100 yards on Saturday morning which was won by Rick Graham with a .2004 agg.  That afternoon at 200, Rick again showed his wind reading abilities on bench #1 and won the yardage and the grand aggregate.

2017 North Central Match Schedule

Minnetonka Benchrest Association, Elk River, MN
Contact: Scott Moser, 10412 Abbot Dr, Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
PH: 612-961-6761       Email:  samoser@comcast.net
April 22-23, 2017 LV/HV 100/200  
May 13-14, 2017 LV/HV or UNL 100/200  
June 17-18, 2017 LV/HV 100/200 MN State, Leg 1
July 15-16, 2017 LV/HV 100/200 Don Judd Memorial

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