Highpower rifle matches are held the first Off-Friday of the month on the 200/300 yard range, with target setup beginning at 0830 and firing beginning at 0900. Matches are free and open to all club members and guests.
Matches will follow the 80 shot NRA 200 yard reduced range course of fire, with 20 shots fired from the standing position, 20 shots sitting/kneeling rapid fire, 20 shots prone rapid fire, and 20 shots prone slow fire. 2 sighting shots are permitted in each position prior to beginning the course of fire.
Any safe centerfire rifle equipped with a sling, capable of holding at least 5 rounds may be used. Iron sights or optical sights may be used. Club owned M1 and AR15 rifles are available for use; please contact Gene Adamson (303-667-2871)
Throughout the year, special matches such as M1 Garand only matches, D-Day, and Veterans’ Day matches are held. Information on these will be available on the club event calendar and periodic mailings.
To be added to the distribution list, please email Connor Campbell at firstname.lastname@example.org
The club is working toward affiliation with the Civilian Marksmanship Program, allowing club members to purchase government M1, M1903, M1917, and other rifles. Stay tuned!
NRA Highpower Rules
Introduction to Highpower
Highpower rifle matches, held at multiple ranges across the state and country, are multi-position and multi-distance events. Traditional “Across-the-Course” matches consist of one or more strings of 10 rounds fired from different sling-supported positions at 200, 300, and 600 yards. Other disciplines include Mid-Range, Long-Range, Palma, and Fullbore.
|Slow Fire, Standing||10 rounds at 200 yards in 10 minutes|
|Rapid Fire, Sitting or Kneeling||10 rounds at 200 yards in 60 seconds|
|Rapid Fire, Prone||10 rounds at 300 yards in 70 seconds|
|Slow Fire, Prone||10 rounds at 600 yards in 10 minutes|