June 23, 2019 3X1000 Yard Prone Match

Clear skies and light varying winds were present for the entire match.  The light winds meant that that the conditions were unsettled resulting in some shots that were way off what was expected.  The first relays of the day were the best and things went downhill from there.  Even on later targets, looking at the […]

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May 26, 2019 3X1000 Yard Prone Match

It was completely overcast and threatening to rain so we held off for an hour and got a small window where the rain stopped and the wind died.  A small practice session was held and we had to quit when it started to rain and blow.

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May 19, 2019 3X1000 Yard Prone Match

Putting up the flags prior to the match, it looked like weather was going to hold off and go around the range.  It got darker and darker and then started to rain.  Waiting about 40 minutes, the sky lightened up and it became partly cloudy with the generally unreadable, unpredictable spring winds.  Everyone shot it […]

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April 29, 2019 3X1000 Yard Prone Match

The match started with an increasing wind of about 7 mph and increased the entire day, didn’t match the weather man who said 3-5 mph.  The wind ended up 12-15 mph with gusts 20-25 mph.  Coats had to be put on to cut the chill.  There were misses and missing a small change put the […]

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3X1000 10-21-2018

October 21th 3X1000 Yard Prone Match The weather was perfect all through the match. Usually the wind comes up on the second target but it stayed down to the end of the match. Although there wasn’t that any wind things did move around. The first target had some nice scores shot with a decline for […]

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3X1000 High Power Match Results 6/24

The wind came up hard and early and stayed that way for the day.  Everyone shot and regarded it as a practice. Editorial Note: Bob makes it sound worse than it actually was 🙂 The wind was extremely challenging, but we used the opportunity to practice wind reading skills by discussing what conditions we saw […]

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3X600 High Power Match Results – 6/23

The wind held off for five shots of the very first string of the day and then came up hard and stayed for the rest of the match. At times it looked like the wind may drop to nothing but it was illusion as it almost dropped but then came back. The drop offs and […]

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3X1000 High Power Match Results 6/17

It was raining at the beginning of the match so there was a delay of about an hour before shooting could begin. The rain stopped but the wind came up gradually and was switching in the middle and full strength at the end of the match.  It also started raining at the completion of shooting. […]

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3X1000 Match Results, 4/29

The day started with the wind dropping and it looked like a nice day although a little cool. The good weather lasted only for the very first target of the day and then the wind started building and turned into a typical spring day at the range. The wind built, then dropped, then switched in […]

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3×1000 yard Highpower Prone Match Results – 10/22/2017

A cool, clear fall day with a light wind that dropped and tried to come back and never did. What remained could put a shot out of the ten ring if attention wasn’t wandering. There was a work party in the pits so some shooters cut it short to help out. F/TR F Open Palma […]

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