George Hutcheon Hibernation Airgun Match
Sponsored by Richmond Rod And Gun Club
November 4-5 ,2023
Place: Richmond Rod and Gun Club 7400 River Road Richmond B.C. (Southwest of #3 Rd & Cambie Rd). Eligibility: Open to all competitors. Membership in B.C.T.S.A. and S.F.C. or their respective Provincial or National organization is REQUIRED. Match is limited to a total of 30 shooters only, 15 shooters per relay.
Course of Fire: The match consists of 3 complete courses of fire for an aggregate match score. 90 minutes for open classes, Ladies, and Junior competitors on returning targets. A 15-minute preparation time and sighting time start before the relay.
Classification: Competitors will be classified according to their SFC shooting cards. Those unable to produce a valid card will compete in the Expert Class.
Rules: Standard ISSF Rules will apply with the use of paper targets. Pistol will shoot 2 shots per target Rifle will shoot 1 shot per target.
Athletes must wear athletic clothing… no jeans, khakis, shorts, or sweat apparel are
permitted. NO brands (examples: Nike, Roots, Adidas, etc.). Pistol shooters are PROHIBITED to wear high tops during relays.
Failure to abide by ISSF Rules will be disqualified.
Airguns: All Airguns must meet ISSF specifications. Airguns will be subject to inspection. The same airgun must be used for all 3 courses of fire in order to qualify for the aggregate score unless it becomes disabled and then may be replaced with approval of the Chief Range Officer.
Range Setup Friday, November 3 rd ,2023 @ 5pm – 7pm. Open Practice will be from 7:30pm – 9pm.
Registration & Equipment Check: Saturday, November 4 @ 7:30am – 9am
(ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE CHECKED IN BEFORE THE START OF THE MATCH)
A Relay – Saturday 9am & 1:45pm Sunday 9am
B Relay - Saturday 11:15am & 4pm Sunday 11:15am
These are “Athletes to the line” times, then there is 15 Min Prep time, then match start
Awards (immediately after range tear down) – approx. 2:30pm on Sunday, November 5, 2023