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CMP Rifle Clinic this Saturday
« on: June 17, 2010, 09:25:42 AM »
Announcement:

Civilian Marksmanship Program Rifle Clinic
West Georgia Youth Range Association
(Landfill Rd -- Bremen (Waco), GA)

M1 Garand, Springfield, Carbine, Military Rifle Clinic
Learn how to shoot a "Service Rifle" in high-power rifle competition

June 19, 2010
8AM EST Registration
9AM EST Classes Start

Course Fee $35.00
Class Location: Helton Highland Park
On Highway 78 E of Tallapoosa GA

You will learn:
Rifles and rifle handling, stressing safety
Range procedures and commands
Equipment, targets and course of fire
Sight picture and sight alignment, sight adjustment and zeros
Use of the sling
Shooting positions, prone, sitting, and standing
Slow fire and rapid fire
Scoring and shooting a match

This is a full day clinic, classroom in the morning followed by a match later in the day (bring
a lunch).  You will need an appropriate rifle (M1 Garand, M1 Carbine, 1903, 1917 or any other vintage
military rifle), 50 rds of ammunition, hearing and sight protection.  If available, also bring a shooting
mat and coat, shooting scope etc.  (These are all nice to have but not necessary.)

Following class, match at the West Georgia Youth Range Association, Landfill Road, Bremen, GA

Contact Information call: Leon Rutherford 770 328 0167,
Denny Brigs 920 540 7926, Don Rutherford 770 876 9981

NOTES FROM FF: This (the match part) is taking place at a new venue we have lined up for August 14-15.  
If anyone is planning to go, let me know by tomorrow (Friday), and I'll try to show up as well.  It would
be a good opportunity to see the facilities and do some planning for shooting lines etc. as well as get
some exposure to CMP teaching techniques.
« Last Edit: June 17, 2010, 01:14:30 PM by franklinfarmer »
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